Holiday Observances in January – Terminal Operating Schedules

January 8, 2020

By contract, our ILA partners will observe two holidays in the month of January:

  • Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday – Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 (Dr. King’s actual birthday)
  • Robert E. Lee’s birthday – Monday, Jan. 20, 2020

State and federal government offices will observe Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday on Monday, Jan. 20.

Please be advised of the following Port of Virginia operating plan:

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020

  • NIT, VIG, PPCY, PCY and RSA will open at 0700 hours** – container operations only
    • Standard TRS hours are in effect
  • All other Port of Virginia terminals will observe standard, posted gate hours – container operations only
  • All breakbulk, container freight station and out-of-gauge operations are CLOSED
  • All administrative offices are OPEN

Monday, Jan. 20, 2020

  • NIT, VIG, PPCY, PCY and RSA will open at 0700 hours** – container operations only
    • Standard TRS hours are in effect
  • All other Port of Virginia terminals will observe standard, posted gate hours – container operations only
  • All breakbulk, container freight station and out-of-gauge operations are CLOSED
  • Administrative offices, including the World Trade Center, are CLOSED, in observance of the state and federal holiday (MLK’s birthday)

**Note:  The delayed gate openings are in effect for Jan. 15 and Jan. 20 only.  Trucks arriving at VIG before 0700 hours on Jan. 15 and 20 may queue on Renfrow Rd./Lollipop Ln. exclusively.  We remind our trucking partners that queueing is prohibited in all other areas and roadways, and is subject to Port Police enforcement.   

To review standard gate and TRS hours, please click the link: POV Gate and TRS Hours

If you have questions, please contact our Customer Service Team at 757-440-7160, or POVCustomerService@vit.org.

Thank you for your business.