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Street Closures

29 Alerts
January 15, 2019 10:27 AM

Repairs and Lane Closures

Water main repairs will take place at the intersection of Sycamore and Tabb Street beginning Tuesday, January 15th. There will be several lane closures in place and work is anticipated to continue through the remainder of the week. We apologize for any...

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June 9, 2018 9:45 AM

Union St. Closure

Union St. (between Washington and Wythe) will be closed until Tuesday, 6/12 due to building deconstruction. Petersburg Area Transit routes will continue to run as usual without interruptions.

April 30, 2018 5:30 PM

Expect Delays on May 1st - N. Bound, S. Crater Rd.

The North Bound lane of S. Crater Road can expect minor traffic delays during the morning of May 1st, due to a water line repair at 1025 S. Crater Road.

April 19, 2018 4:45 PM

Guarantee Street Closures and Detours

The valve repair on Guarantee Street will begin Thursday, April 19, 2018. This repair will last approximately 2 weeks; however, this does not include any weather or unexpected operational delays.

For the duration of the project, Guarantee Street between...

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April 6, 2018 4:01 PM

Road Closing: April 6, 2018

Due to ongoing repairs, the following area will be closed until further notice: Corner of W. Bank St. and N. Market St.

January 30, 2018 8:13 PM

I-95 Update

All travel lanes on the mainline of I-95 south are now open following earlier crash near mm 52. The ramp from Wythe St. remains closed. Drivers are encouraged to use an alternate route. Backup is now 3 miles.

January 30, 2018 4:13 PM

I-95 Update

4:09PM Update: Backup now 4.5 miles on I-95 south due to crash near Washington St. (mm 52) in Petersburg. Left lane now OPEN. Right & center lanes remain closed. Continue to expect delays.

January 30, 2018 3:11 PM

All SB lanes are now CLOSED on I-95 in #Petersburg due to an accident

All SB lanes are now CLOSED on I-95 in #Petersburg near Washington St. (mm 52) due to a crash. Traffic is getting by using the left shoulder. NB lanes are open. Backup is 3 miles. Use an alternate route to avoid delays. #RVAtraffic #VAtraffic

November 2, 2017 9:14 AM

University Blvd Closed on Friday, 11/3/17

Fleet Street (University Blvd) bridge will be closed from Grove Avenue to College Avenue from 6:00am - 7:00pm.

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October 30, 2017 12:19 PM

Street Closure 10.30.17 - 11.3.17

From October 30 - November 3, Columbia Gas will close the 1800 Block of E. Blvd and Intersection of E Blvd and Weyanoke St. to pave gas cuts.

October 20, 2017 12:16 PM

Halloween Half Marathon & 5K Road Closures

The following streets will be closed on Saturday, October 21, 2017 for the Petersburg Halloween Half Marathon & 5K:
• All lanes on S. Crater Road will be closed during the race times of 7:00 AM until 8:00 AM
• Flank Road will be cleared for regular...

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October 18, 2017 4:16 PM

Road Closure through Friday, October 20th

Columbia Gas will continue to close East Blvd from South Blvd to Glenroy in order to pave multiple Gas cuts. This closure will continue through Friday, October 20, 2017.

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October 17, 2017 12:28 PM

Road Closure - October 17, 2017

Dominion Energy has an emergency pole replacement and will have one southbound lane closed on Maycox St at S Crater Rd.

Residents will have access to their properties. Traffic control set up will be monitored by the City.

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October 13, 2017 1:18 PM

Homecoming Parade Road Closures

The following streets will be closed on Saturday 10/14/17 for the Virginia State University Homecoming Parade:

West Washington between Madison and Sycamore will be closed at 6:00 am for Parade formation.

Closed from 9:00 am-12:00 pm are:

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January 25, 2017 4:59 PM

The North and south bound lanes of N. Sycamore St between Fillmore St and Mars St closed until 1/26

Due to a storm drain repair the north and south bound lanes of N. Sycamore Street between Fillmore Street and Mars Street will remain closed to thru traffic until approximately 5p.m. 1/26/17. A detour will be provided.

January 23, 2017 12:06 PM

Northbound Lane of Sycamore Street at Fillmore is closed

Due to a needed street repair the NB Lane of Sycamore Street at Fillmore Street is closed.

November 17, 2016 11:36 AM

Lane Closure at 25 E. Washington Street and 1900 block of Westchester Drive - 11/18

On 11/18, Columbia Gas will have a lane closure at 25 E. Washington St and 1900 block of Westchester Dr, for gas line installation.

July 20, 2016 9:13 AM

LAND CLOSURE 7/20-7/22 on S Crater Road Between Wagner Road and Cavalier Drive

Columbia Gas will have a lane closure on S. Crater Rd between Wagner Rd and Cavalier Dr., to complete gas service connects and pave.

July 6, 2016 3:58 PM

LANE CLOSURE - 7/7 S. Crater Rd between Wagner Rd and Cavalier Dr

. Businesses will have access to their properties and we will be checking on traffic control set up.

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May 19, 2016 12:30 PM

STREET CLOSURE 5/20/16 S. Crater Rd at Sycamore

Businesses will have access to their properties and we will be checking on traffic control set up.

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May 6, 2016 1:50 PM

STREET CLOSURE - 5/9 Right Lane at 700 Block of Halifax Street

On 5/9/16, Columbia Gas will have a right lane closure at 700 block of Halifax Street to install new gas service. Residents will have access to their properties and we will be checking on traffic control set up.

May 5, 2016 1:41 PM

ROAD CLOSURE - 5/9 North Blvd at Ivy Gates

North Blvd at Ivy Gates will be closed on 5/9/2016. Dominion Power will be replacing a damaged pole.

May 5, 2016 1:38 PM

STREET CLOSURE - 5/5-5/7 Right Lane on 2nd Street from Bollingbrook to Pelham

From 5/5/16 - 5/7/16 Buckley Cable will be installing Fiber Optics. The right lane on 2nd Street from Bollingbrook to Pelham will be closed weather permitting.

May 2, 2016 11:39 AM

ROAD CLOSURE 5/3/16 - 18 S. Little Church Street

On 5/3/16 Columbia Gas will be closing 18 S. Little Church Street to replace gas services. Detours will be in place. Residents will have access to their properties and the City will be checking on Traffic control set up.

May 2, 2016 11:36 AM

ROAD CLOSURE 5/4-5/11 - Indiana Lane Between Washington St. and W. Wythe St.

Detours will be in place, Residents will have access to their properties

April 19, 2016 8:59 AM

STREET CLOSING 4/21/15 - 400 Block of Bradford Lane

Detours will be in place, Residents will have access to their properties

April 19, 2016 8:58 AM

STREET CLOSING - 4/20 Right Lane at 2463 County Dr.

On 4/20/16, Richard Crowder will be closing the right lane at 2463 County Dr, to pave turn lane. Detours will be in place, Residents will have access to their properties and we will be checking on traffic control set up.

April 4, 2016 10:56 AM

4/5/2016 Street Closing S Sycamore St. between E. Tuckahoe St. and Weyanoke St.

On 4/5/16 the City will be replacing a broken main line pole and S. Sycamore Street between E. Tuckahoe Street and Weyanoke Street will be closed. Residents and Business will have access to their properties.

April 4, 2016 10:47 AM

STREET CLOSING 4/4/16 - St Matthew St. between Virginia Ave and Mark Street

On April 4, 2016 Virginia Power will be closing St. Matthew Street between Virginia Ave. and Mark St. to replace poles.