The Broad Creek Shopping Center entrance between IHOP and 7-Eleven in Norfolk will temporarily close beginning Monday, Jan. 23 through Wednesday, Jan. 25. as construction crews working on the Military Highway Continuous Flow Intersection Project can complete a storm drain installation. Motorists can still use the entrance between KFC and Target to access the shopping center […]
A December virtual town hall that asked Virginia Beach residents to weigh in on designating a roadway to honor Martin Luther King Jr. has ended and the results are in: Nearly sixty-three percent of voters say no road in the city should be designated. An email from City Manager Dave Hansen to city council said […]
The Federal Aviation Administration told Southside Daily it’s still firm on its decision to discontinue a Norfolk International Airport environmental impact study in 2015. Without it, NIA can’t move forward to build a new parallel runway and could close for several months in forthcoming years, according to Norfolk Airport Authority Executive Director Robert Bowen. “While a parallel […]
More public transportation is on its way to Virginia Beach, but don’t expect it to happen overnight. Virginia Beach City Council met Tuesday to explore new ways to increase public transportation in the city for the first time since the light rail referendum failed in November. Transportation and Transit Planning Manager Brian Solis presented a […]
A recent $2.5 million proposal to redesign Atlantic Avenue in an effort mitigate a traffic increase due to the Cavalier Hotel reopening is leaving taxpayers asking “What about us?” About 125 Virginia Beach residents, taxpayers and key players in the Cavalier restoration efforts attended the city’s informal citizen information meeting Thursday. There, curious locals learned about the proposal and […]
All air traffic Norfolk International Airport gets uses a single primary runway. But upcoming maintenance to keep it operating may cause the airport to close for several months in the forthcoming years if a second one isn’t built. Norfolk Airport Authority Executive Director Robert Bowen updated Virginia Beach city council on its ongoing plan to build a new […]
From Friday, Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. through Monday, Jan 16 at 5 a.m., northbound St. Paul’s Boulevard between Bute Street and Brambleton Avenue will be closed in Norfolk. Southbound will remain open to traffic. The closing will accommodate the two remaining tie-ins to complete the HRSD Downtown Sewer Force Main Replacement Project. Traffic from […]
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