High Rise Bridge expansion to detour motorists around bridge again this weekend

Chesapeake

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — An ongoing expansion project is slated to close the High Rise Bridge again this weekend.

The bridge will be fully closed and a detour in place for certain periods Dec. 14-15 and 15-16, according to VDOT.

Those times include:

  • Saturday, December 14, at 11 p.m. to Sunday, December 15, at 6 a.m.
  • Sunday, December 15, at 11 p.m. to Monday, December 16, at 4 a.m.

Motorists traveling on I-64 westbound will be detoured at exit 296 and continue on the following detour:

  • Left on George Washington Highway (US-17 North)
  • Right on S. Military Highway
  • Cross the Gilmerton Bridge
  • Exit right to 464 S
  • Exit 1A to 64 W (towards Virginia Beach) 
  • Continue on 64 W

Motorists traveling on I-64 eastbound will be detoured at exit 291A and continue on the following detour:

  • Exit 291A to I-464
  • Exit 2 to Military Highway (US-13)
  • Left on S. Military Highway (US-13 South)
  • Cross the Gilmerton Bridge
  • Exit right to I-64

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