ERT weekly construction for December 2 to December 9

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HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) – The following is Elizabeth River Tunnels weekly schedule for tunnel/lane closures that may affect regular traffic in Hampton Roads. Due to the nature of construction, closure dates are subject to change. Visit the Travel Impacts page for current information.

Downtown Tunnel

  • I-264 West: Downtown Tunnel open with a single lane closure Monday through Thursday, Dec. 5-8 from 8 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning.

Midtown Tunnel

  • U.S. 58 East: Midtown Tunnel eastbound closed from Friday, Dec. 2 at 8 p.m. through Monday, Dec. 5 at 5 a.m.
  • U.S. 58 East: Midtown Tunnel open with a single lane closure Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 7 and 8 from 8 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning.
  • U.S. 58 East: Midtown Tunnel eastbound closed from Friday, Dec. 9 at 8 p.m. through Monday, Dec.12 at 5 a.m.

MLK Freeway

  • I-264 West: Single lane closure between Effingham Street and Victory Boulevard Sunday through Thursday, Dec. 4-8 from 8 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning.
  • I-264 East: Lane closures between Victory Boulevard and Des Moines Avenue Sunday through Thursday, Dec. 4-8 from 8 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning. Victory Boulevard and Frederick Boulevard on-ramps to I-264 eastbound may also be closed during this time period.
  • Bart Street/I-264 West: Full on-ramp closure Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 7 and 8 from 8 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) encourages motorists to “Know Before You Go” and plan your trip with free tools:

  •  Download the 511 smartphone app
  •  Visit the 511 Virginia website or dial 511 for traffic information on your phone
  •  Listen to Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) 1680AM
  •  Call the Traffic Line at 757-361-3016