ILA Holiday – Thomas W. Gleason’s Birthday on March 18, 2019 – Port Operating Schedule

February 28, 2019

By contract, our ILA partners will observe the following holiday in March:

  • Thomas W. Gleason’s Birthday – Monday, March 18, 2019
    • Mr. Gleason served six consecutive four-year terms as president of the International Longshoremen’s Association (1963 – 1987)

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

Monday, March 18, 2019

  • VIG’s truck gates will operate from 0500 hours (open) – 1700 hours (portal closure) – container operations only
    • Mandatory Truck Reservation System (TRS) hours from 0500 – 1300 hours
  • All other terminals will observe standard, posted gate and TRS hours – container operations only (click the link for details:
  • All breakbulk, container freight station and out-of-gauge operations are CLOSED
  • Administrative offices, including the World Trade Center, will be OPEN, observing posted hours

If you have questions, please contact our Customer Service Team:  757-440-7160, or

Questions regarding TRS issues should be directed to: 757-292-4545, or

Thank you for your business.