The I-64 Southside and High Rise Bridge project is widening nearly 9 miles of highway in Chesapeake by adding one Express Lane in each direction. The project is well underway. Here’s Mike Prezioso from the project team with the latest. Visit www.64HighRise.org for more.
Chesapeake Television: Perhaps one of the biggest and most anticipated projects currently under construction in the City is the High Rise Bridge I-64 Widening Project. The VDOT project is widening nearly 9 miles of I-64 and is adding a brand new fixed span bridge to carry one direction of traffic.
The Virginia Department of Transportation continues its work on the I-64 Southside High Rise Bridge Widening Project. Learn all about the project and sign up for project updates by visiting www.64HighRise.org
Construction progresses on the I-64 High Rise Bridge and Southside Widening Project. Click here to watch an interview with Project Director Mike Prezioso on WCTV-Chesapeake Television, WC-TV is the local cable TV station for the City of Chesapeake.
A major highway expansion in Chesapeake will ease traffic congestion and benefit the local economy by 2021, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
Construction is just getting started on the Interstate 64 Southside/High Rise Bridge project. It includes building a new bridge and widening almost 9 miles of interstate from four to six lanes between Bowers Hill and just past the I-464 interchange.
“Big picture-wise, the two main priorities are to reduce congestion and provide travel choices for people,” said Dave Forster, a spokesman for VDOT’s Hampton Roads District.
Construction is underway on the High Rise Bridge Project! Click here to watch an interview with Project Director Mike Prezioso on WCTV-Chesapeake Television, WC-TV is the local cable TV station for the City of Chesapeake.
In one of his last official acts, McAuliffe marks start of project in 8.75-mile corridor
CHESAPEAKE – Governor Terry McAuliffe today broke ground on the I-64 Southside Widening and High Rise Bridge Project, the largest design-build project to date for the Virginia Department of Transportation with a contract worth nearly $410 million.
Project will also widen 8 miles of I-64 in Chesapeake
SUFFOLK – The Commonwealth Transportation Board awarded a $409.6 million contract Tuesday to Granite/Parsons/Corman, Joint Venture of Tarrytown, NY, to widen about 8 miles of Interstate 64 and construct a new High Rise Bridge adjacent to the existing span in the Hampton Roads District. The award is the largest design-build contract in Virginia Department of Transportation history.