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Naval Station Norfolk Holiday Traffic and Gate Changes


As the holidays approach, make note of the gate operations and traffic pattern changes at Naval Station Norfolk beginning Nov. 27.

Gates 3A, 5, and 22 will remain open 24/7 during the Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years holiday periods.

The following gates will be closed for all traffic as indicated below:

A. Gates 1, 2, and 4; Nov. 27 at 5 p.m. to Dec. 2 at 5 a.m.

B. Gates 1, 2, and 4; Dec. 23 at 5 p.m. to Dec. 27 at 5 a.m.

C. Gates 1, 2, and 4; Dec. 30 at 5 p.m. to Jan. 3 at 5 a.m.

Gates 3, 6, and 10 will remain closed for all vehicle traffic.

During the holiday period, Naval Station Norfolk will continually assess traffic flow and make necessary adjustments, as required. – The Flagship

Photo Credit : NORFOLK (Nov. 7, 2013) The amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) returns to Naval Station Norfolk after completing an eight-month deployment. Kearsarge, the lead ship of the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group, supported maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Julie Matyascik/Released)