Tags » Midtown Tunnel

Crane boom falls at the new Midtown Tunnel

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A crane boom at the Elizabeth River Tunnel project in Norfolk fell Tuesday morning, according to a spokesperson for SKW Constructors. 85 more words


A portion of High Street in Portsmouth to close Friday

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — The Elizabeth River Tunnels (ERT) Project Team will temporarily close a portion of High Street in Portsmouth between Constitution Avenue and Confederate Avenue starting Friday, the company announced Wednesday. 145 more words


Major accident in Midtown Tunnel cleared

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Police say an accident in Midtown Tunnel has been cleared.

Police reported several cars were involved in the accident around 2 p.m. 41 more words


Norfolk taking measures in light of flooding expectations

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The City of Norfolk is making preparations for residents to deal with the forecasted high water this weekend.


The Downtown Tunnel closure has been canceled and the tunnel will remain open to traffic. 158 more words

Local News

Last Tunnel Element Set in Place for Midtown Tunnel

A construction employee removes an identifying tag from a chart that shows what people remain inside of the new Midtown Tunnel construction site on Tuesday morning in Portsmouth. 174 more words

Daily Press Photographers

Final new Midtown Tunnel element lowered into place

Portsmouth, Va. – The 11th and final element of the new Midtown Tunnel was lowered into place on Tuesday.

The final element was placed and lowered at the Norfolk approach, connecting the shorelines of Portsmouth and Norfolk. 325 more words


Governor McAuliffe: No tolls on MLK Extension project

Portsmouth, Va. – On Friday morning, Governor Terry McAuliffe delivered some good news to the citizens of Hampton Roads.

He announced an agreement that ensures there will be no tolls on the Martin Luther King Freeway Project. 278 more words