Find a variety of news and other happenings in Portsmouth and VDOT lane and road closures. Click on the link for city updates . . .
The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) encourages all Virginians to respond and engage with legitimate contact tracing calls and emails while remaining vigilant against scams. Caller ID will read “VDH COVID Team.” Click on the link for details.
Happy 4th of July. To ensure the safety of citizens, the Fire Rescue and Emergency Services Department wants to remind residents that it is illegal for any person, firm, or corporation to use, ignite or explode any fireworks within the city limits.
City of Portsmouth municipal offices will be closed in observance of the July 4th Holiday on Friday, July 3. As a reminder, all City offices, libraries, museums, and recreation centers are currently closed to the public due to the impacts of COVID-19.
Below is a list of significant tunnel/lane closures for the Elizabeth River Crossings (ERC) facilities. All work is dependent upon weather conditions and closure dates are subject to change. For updates, connect on Twitter @DriveERT.
If questions about flood insurance costs are keeping you from signing up, a new online tool can help you do the math. Hampton Roads planners and emergency managers, working with the HRPDC, have developed a free Flood Risk Calculator.