Newport News Segment (4A/4B)

The HREL Newport News Segment will span approximately 11.5 miles on I-64, starting .14 miles east of LaSalle Avenue (exit 265) in Hampton and ending 1.2 miles west of Denbigh Boulevard in Newport News. For 10.5 miles of the segment from just west of Jefferson Avenue (exit 255) to I-664 (exit 264), the existing HOV lane in each direction will be converted into an Express Lane, alongside the three general purpose lanes. For the last 1 mile of the segment between I-664 and LaSalle Avenue, one general purpose lane will be converted into an Express Lane in each direction, alongside two general purpose lanes. 

Major Work Items:

  • Two bridge replacements:
    • I-64 east and west over LaSalle Avenue
  • Six bridge rehabilitations:
    • I-64 east and west over Armistead Avenue
    • I-64 east and west over Billy Woods Canal
    • I-64 east and west over J. Clyde Morris Boulevard (Route 17)
  • One mile of EB and WB road widening
  • Overhead signage
  • Right of way acquisition
  • Tolling gantries
Project Cost: $156 million
Important Dates

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