Part of Newtown Road in Norfolk to close until next Thursday for utility work

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NORFOLK — The section of Newtown Road between Princess Anne Road/Kempsville Road and Center Drive will close for a week, starting Thursday evening at 7 p.m.

The road is expected to reopen Thursday, Feb. 23 at 5 a.m. Though Newtown Road’s southbound and northbound median lanes will close, left-hand turn lanes at intersections will remain open, according to a city news release.

Norfolk police will assist in directing traffic.

The utility work will support the ongoing I-64, I-264 interchange improvements project.

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