James River Bridge Rehabilitation and Pavement Markings Upgrade (Route 17/Route 32 over the James River)
|Newport News/Isle of Wight|
Project at a Glance
Est Completion Date
Lengths and Limits
shore to shore north and south bound
Lanford Brothers Company, Inc.
Isle of Wight and Newport News
What is being done
Crews are performing concrete repairs, deck repairs and joint resealing above and underneath the bridge surface. Crews will also be upgrading pavement markings.
Single lane closures can be in place, Sunday through Thursday, except for Federal Holidays:
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
8 p.m. - 5 a.m.
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
6 p.m. - 5 a.m.
Crews will be working both above and below the bridge deck. There will be times when lane closures will be installed per work zone safety regulations but motorists will not visually see workers because they will be suspended below the bridge deck making repairs.
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Motorists are encouraged to use the I-664 Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel (MMMBT) as an alternate route during construction.