Public Works to Close Two Lanes on Northampton Boulevard for Emergency Repairs

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Virginia Beach Public Works has closed two of the three northbound lanes on Northampton Boulevard just north of Diamond Springs Road for emergency repairs.

A small sinkhole has developed and will need to be repaired.  Public Works – Traffic Management Operations has closed the two lanes Wednesday evening in advance of the repairs.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.

Morning rush hour traffic is expected to be affected.  Work will be completed sometime during the day on Thursday.

Variable message signs have been clearly posted on Diamond Springs Road and Northampton Boulevard to advise motorists of the closures.

Citizens are urged to use alternate traffic routes when possible.

For additional information, please contact Drew Lankford at (757) 409-4353.