FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 19, 2018
Johnnie Butler, City Engineer
Traffic Alert beginning Monday, July 23, 2018
Appomattox Street Utility Upgrade Work
Hopewell, Virginia —– Traffic Detour Announcement
During the week of Monday, July 23 thru Friday, July 27, starting at 9:00 AM, both the north and south bound lanes of Appomattox Street between Hopewell Street and Kippax Street will be closed to thru traffic. The involved segment of road will remain accessible to road frontage connection traffic during the stated period of closure.
The detour route will be marked by lane closure and routing signage. The detour route will direct northbound traffic onto Hopewell Street, then East Cawson Street, then Kippax Street, then back to Appomattox Street. The reverse is the route for southbound traffic.
Advanced warning signs, detour route arrows and traffic channelizing devices will be in-place to guide vehicular traffic around the closure zone. The segment closure will remain in-place 24 hours per day until the utility work has been completed.
Last modified: July 20, 2018