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Public Workshop on Monday, March 5 for Bridge 1-148A & B on Greenbank Road over Red Clay Creek

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 21:21:33 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to invite the residents of Greenbank Road and nearby communities and all other interested parties to a Public Workshop to discuss the proposed rehabilitation of Bridge 1-148A & B on Greenbank Road over Red Clay Creek.

The Public Workshop will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Monday, March 5 at Marbrook Elementary School - ; Library, 2101 Centerville Road, Wilmington, DE 19808.

Interested persons are invited to express their views in writing, giving reasons for or in opposition to the proposed project. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspection Will Require Lane and Shoulder Closure on I-495 NB

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:33:41 GMT

Wilmington --

Bridge Inspection Will Require Lane and Shoulder Closure on I-495 NB

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27.

Rain Date: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, February 28

WHERE: Bridge over Christina River on I-495 northbound between Route 9 and East 12th Street, Wilmington.

WHAT: DelDOT's Bridge Management Section will be inspecting the bridge. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Wilmington Bridge Inspections Requiring Multiple Lane and Ramp Closures

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:33:08 GMT

Wilmington --

Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that they have contracted Pennoni Engineering to inspect the following Bridges within Wilmington utilizing lane closures the week of February 26. All lane closures will take place from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. each day and will be weather dependent.

The following bridges and ramps will be affected:

  • Fourth Street Bridge over the Christina River
  • M.L.K. [More]



TRAFFIC ALERT - Traffic Switch Will Require Weekday Lane Closure On Route 1

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:53:45 GMT

Frederica --

As part of the ongoing Route 1 Little Heaven Grade Separated Intersection Project, the Delaware Department of Transportation announces lane closures on Tuesday, Feb. 27 on Route 1 northbound near south Skeeter Neck Road.

The lane closures will be in effect between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27. This work will complete the traffic switch for Route 1 northbound onto its temporary alignment. [More]




DART Launches Its18th Annual Poster Contest

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 21:54:53 GMT

Wilmington --

"The Adventures of Riding DART" is the theme for DART's 18th Annual Poster Contest. Open to school-age children Grades 6 through 12, the contest is designed to encourage students to learn more about public transportation and its benefits, as well as the chance to see their artwork featured by DART in various advertisements, promotions, and/or displays.

With continuous improvement and growth of transit services statewide, DART uses this opportunity to inform and promote the advantages of using public transit. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - UPDATE NEW DATES: Paving will Require Weekend and Weekday Lane Closures on SR 1 NB

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:57:04 GMT

Frederica (Kent County) --

DelDOT announces to motorists that lane closures will occur at midnight on Saturday, February 17 until midnight on Sunday, February 18. The purpose of the lane closure is to complete paving in preparation for an up-coming traffic switch.

At all times, one lane will remain open to motorists. [More]




Delaware Transit Corporation Wins First Place in APTA 2018 AdWheel Award for DART's Beach Bus Marketing Campaign

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:34:11 GMT

Wilmington --

The Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC) has earned high honors in the marketing and communications world of the public transportation industry, winning first place for "Best Marketing and Communications to Increase Ridership or Sales - Comprehensive Campaign" from the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) 2018 AdWheel Awards for its innovative DART Beach Bus campaign.

The objective of the Beach Bus campaign was to raise awareness of the new Lewes Transit Center and Park & Ride, increase ridership and, in turn, reduce traffic congestion during the summer. The public was offered the option to ride in the comfort of the air-conditioned bus, avoiding the stress and aggravation of driving in bumper-to-bumper traffic. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Removal and Replacement of Crossroad Pipe Will Require the Closure of Two Mile Road

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:18:08 GMT

Harrington (Kent County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. on Monday, February 26 until 3 p.m. on Friday, March 2, pending weather.

WHERE: Two Mile Road between Burnite Mill Road and Whiteleysburg Road, Harrington.

WHAT: DelDOT's maintenance crews will be removing and replacing the crossroad pipe for drainage improvements. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - UPDATE: Maintenance of Bridges in New Castle County Will Require Lane Closures with Detours

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:59:23 GMT

Elsmere and Newport (New Castle County) --

**Due to inclement weather for this weekend; the work has been canceled and will be rescheduled for next weekend beginning on Friday, February 23.

The Delaware Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) announces to motorists that their contractors will be repairing the bridges in New Castle County. The work will consist of the following on various bridges: repairing spalls on the bridge deck, sealing of the bridge deck, reconstruction of headers, and replacement of the joint seals. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Maintenance of Bridge Will Require Lane Closures on US 13 Northbound/Southbound-Dover

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:54:30 GMT

Dover (Kent County) --

WHEN: 6 a.m. on Monday, February 26 through mid-May, pending weather.

WHERE: Bridge over St. Jones River on US 13 Northbound/Southbound between Pine Street and Public Safety Boulevard in Dover. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Maintenance of Railroad Will Require the Closure of Faulkland Road

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:32:23 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that East Penn Railroad will be replacing, repaving, and performing general maintenance on their railroad crossing on Faulkland Road between SR 141 and DuPont Road.

The work is scheduled to begin at 5 a.m. on Friday, February 23 and is anticipated to be completed by midnight on Sunday, March 4.

Detour Routes:

Eastbound: Faulkland Road to SR 141 to Lancaster Pike to DuPont Road and return to Faulkland Road. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Relocating Transmission Lines Will Require Temporary Stops at Cleveland Avenue and Chapel Street

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:27:46 GMT

Newark (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 11 PM on Friday, February 16 until 8 AM on Saturday, February 17

11 PM on Saturday, February 17 until 10 AM on Sunday, February 18

11 PM on Friday, March 2 until 8 AM on Saturday, March 3

11 PM on Saturday, March 3 until 10 AM on Sunday, March 4

WHERE: Cleveland Avenue and Chapel Street, Newark.

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that there will be temporary stops for no more than 15 minutes at Cleveland Avenue and Chapel Street for the relocation of transmission wires. Police officers and flaggers will be on-site to direct motorists. [More]




Public Workshop on February 27 -- US 113 at SR 18/SR 404 Grade Separated Intersection Project

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:00:01 GMT

Georgetown (Sussex County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) is seeking public input on the proposed alternatives for the grade separation of US 113 at SR 18/SR 404 in Georgetown. The Public Workshop will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27 at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus-Student Services Center Building-Dining Hall, 21179 College Drive in Georgetown, DE. Public parking is available on campus to all attendees. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Closure of Sanfilippo Road at SR 404 for Intersection Improvements

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 18:16:49 GMT

Bridgeville (Sussex County) --

WHEN: 8 AM on Monday, February 19 until 5 PM on Tuesday, March 20, pending weather.

WHERE: Sanfilippo Road between SR 404 and Eskridge Road, Bridgeville.

WHAT: DelDOT announces to motorists that Sanfilippo Road will be closed for the SR 404 and SR 18 intersection improvements project. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Rehabilitation of Bridge Will Require the Closure of SR 100/DuPont Road

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:52:29 GMT

Elsmere (New Castle County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that their contractor JJID Inc. will be rehabilitating the bridge over East Penn Railroad on SR 100/DuPont Road between Faulkland Road and New Road. The work is scheduled to begin on Monday, February 5 and is anticipated to be complete by January 2019, pending weather.

SR 100/DuPont Road will be closed to vehicular traffic beginning on Sunday, March 4 through June, pending weather. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - SR 1 Northbound and Southbound Lane Closures for Drainage Work -- Little Heaven

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 21:31:38 GMT

Little Heaven (Kent County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 13 and Wednesday, February 14

WHERE: SR 1 northbound and southbound at Skeeter Neck Road, Little Heaven

WHAT: DelDOT's contractor will be closing the left lane on SR 1 northbound and southbound for drainage work.

[More]



TRAFFIC ALERT - Manhole Adjustments Will Require Daytime Lane Closures on Harvey Road

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 19:39:04 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 13

WHERE: Harvey Road between Marsh Road and I-95 On-Ramp, Wilmington

WHAT: DelDOT's contractor will be adjusting manholes on Harvey Road with lane closures.

Flaggers will be on-site directing motorists.

[More]



TRAFFIC ALERT - Signal Upgrade Will Require Daytime Lane Closures at Milltown Road and Duncan Road Intersection

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:40:10 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) Traffic Signal Construction Section in conjunction with Kriss Contracting are scheduled to begin work on­­­­ converting the intersection signals from span to mast arm signals at the intersection of Milltown Road and Duncan Road.

The project will replace aged equipment with new equipment and upgrade to current standards. The pedestrian crossing will be improved, pedestrian signals will be installed, and the project will be made compliant with American with Disability Act requirements. [More]




Public Workshop on February 21 -- Realignment of Old Orchard Road at Wescoats Corner

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:56:37 GMT

Lewes (Sussex County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) is seeking public input for the proposed realignment and intersection improvements of Old Orchard Road in Sussex County. The purpose of this project is to improve safety and operations by relocating the existing Old Orchard Road approach at Savannah Road to the existing signalized intersection of Savannah Road and Wescoats Road.

The Public Workshop will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21 at Cape Henlopen High School-Cafeteria, 1250 Kings Highway, Lewes, DE 19958. [More]




Public Workshop on February 20 - Town of Hartly Sidewalk Improvements Phase I

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:55:03 GMT

Dover (Kent County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) invites the public to attend a Public Workshop to review and comment on proposed sidewalk improvements along Main Street in the Town of Hartly. This project will include new sidewalks, curbs, crosswalks, and curb ramps along the north side of Main Street between Arthursville Road and North Street, and along the south side of Main Street between Arthursville Road and Slaughter Station Road. The Public Workshop will also provide an update on the project's schedule. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Sewer Tie-In Will Require a Portion of Bear Road to be Closed

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 17:42:54 GMT

Bear (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. on Monday, February 12 until 5 p.m. on Friday, February 16, pending weather.

WHERE: Bear Road between Pigeon Run Drive and Sugarberry Drive, Bear.

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that Bear Road will be closed for sewer tie-in at the subdivision of Ratledge II. [More]




Public Workshop FEB 15-Proposed Intersection Improvements SR 1 and Minos Conaway RD AND Corridor Wide Improvements Plantation RD

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:01:04 GMT

Lewes (Sussex County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) is seeking public input for proposed intersection improvements at SR 1 and Minos Conaway Road and corridor-wide improvements along Plantation Road in Sussex County.

The purpose of these projects is to preserve mobility to local residents and businesses while providing roadway improvements that would reduce congestion, improve safety, and accommodate anticipated growth in local and seasonal traffic.

The Public Workshop will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 15 at the Cape Henlopen High School Cafeteria, 1250 Kings Highway in Lewes. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspection Will Require Lane Closures on SR 7/Limestone Road

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:00:51 GMT

Stanton (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that their contractor Pennoni will be inspecting the bridge over CSX on SR 7/Limestone Road between Tarry Lane and Sandy Drive.

The lane closures will occur from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Friday, February 9, Wednesday, February 14, and Thursday, February 15, pending weather.

Friday, February 9: Single right lane closed on SR 7/Limestone Road northbound starting at the intersection with Tarry Lane and ending at Sandy Drive. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - 11th Street Streetscape Improvements Project - City of Wilmington / Construction Scheduled to Begin Monday, February 19

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:00:26 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that GrassBusters Landscaping Company of Newark, will begin construction on Monday, February 19 for a streetscape improvements project. For this project, the Delaware-based firm submitted a bid of $573,294. The City of Wilmington is the project sponsor. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Rehabilitation of Bridges Will Require the Closure of Benge Road

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:59:39 GMT

Yorklyn (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that Benge Road will be closed for the rehabilitation of the bridge over Red Clay Creek and the bridge over Mill Race. The road closure will begin at 5 a.m. on Monday, February 12 until 9 p.m. on Friday, May 4, pending weather.

This project involves the replacement of the existing concrete deck with a new concrete deck and barriers, minor repairs of the substructure and minor roadway approach work on the bridge over Red Clay Creek. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspection Will Require Lane and Shoulder Closure on Marsh Road

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:03:02 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until noon on Wednesday, February 21

Rain Date: Friday, February 23 from 9 a.m. until noon

WHERE: Bridge on Marsh Road between Carr Road and Overbrook Avenue Wilmington.

WHAT: DelDOT's Bridge Management Section will be inspecting the bridge on Marsh Road with a bucket truck. The right lane and shoulder northbound will be closed for the inspection. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Maintenance Will Require the Closure of Ratledge Road

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:00:02 GMT

Townsend (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. on Tuesday, January 16 until 4 p.m. on Friday, February 16, pending weather. Due to inclement weather, the date has been extended to February 16.

WHERE: Ratledge Road (Bridge over Waterway) between Summit Bridge Road and Dexter Corner Road, near Townsend. [More]




DART to Make Improvements Based on Rider Feedback from Recent Community Conversations

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 20:35:54 GMT

Wilmington --

After reviewing customer feedback from three Community Conversations in Wilmington and Newark last week, DART will make a series of improvements. The recent Community Conversations offered DART riders, and the general public, the opportunity to provide feedback and share their experiences since DART's service changes in mid-December.

"The Community Conversations were intended to present a comfortable forum for our riders to talk one-on-one with DART employees. [More]




SEPTA Wilmington-Newark Train Service for Eagles Parade Thursday, February 8, 2018

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 22:35:14 GMT

Wilmington --

On Thursday, February 8, SEPTA will ONLY operate its Wilmington/Newark train service from Wilmington, Marcus Hook and Ridley Park to 30th Street Station between the hours of 6:40 AM to 9 AM - ; 3 northbound trains only; total rider capacity 2,790. Pre-paid fares are required. Please check septa.org for details. [More]




DelDOT Adds First Electric Vehicles to Fleet

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 17:20:44 GMT

Dover (Statewide) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) has added two electric vehicles (EV) to its fleet as part of a new pilot program. Adding the two EVs will help the department assess the sustainability, ease of use, and maintenance of these vehicles compared to the department's traditional fossil fueled light duty fleet vehicles.

The two Ford Focus Electric vehicles have a range of roughly 70 - 100 miles per charge, and will be based at DelDOT's Danner Campus in Dover where an EV charging station has been installed. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Demolition of Old Water Tower Will Require the Nighttime Closure of Division Street

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:36:50 GMT

Dover (Kent County) --

WHEN: 3 AM until 5:45 AM on Wednesday, February 7.

WHERE: Division Street between US 13 and Bayard Avenue, Dover.

WHAT: DelDOT announces to motorists that Division Street will be closed for the demolition of the old water tower at the former Playtex site. [More]




Public Workshop - February 7 for Kenton Road and Chestnut Grove Road Intersection Alternatives Project

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 12:02:05 GMT

Dover (Kent County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) is holding a Public Workshop to solicit public input on Kenton Road and Chestnut Grove Road Intersection Alternatives as part of the Kenton Road, SR 8 to Chestnut Grove Road project. The Public Workshop will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7 at the Dover High School Cafeteria located at One Dover High Drive in Dover.

The overall purpose of this project is to improve traffic safety and operations; and to enhance bicycle and pedestrian accessibility along Kenton Road. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Hazard Elimination Program-SR 404 and SR 18/Cannon Road Intersection Improvements

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 11:51:16 GMT

Bridgeville (Sussex County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that their contractor Mumford & Miller Concrete Inc. will begin the improvements of the intersection of SR 404/Seashore Highway and SR 18/Cannon Road. SR 404/Seashore Highway will be widened with the installation of a left turn lane to improve safety and facilitate unobstructed through movements. SR 18/Cannon Road will be widened to provide both left and right turn lanes; an acceleration lane will also be installed for the southeast movement onto SR 404/Seashore Highway. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - DelDOT Announces Rescheduled US 13 NB/SB Weekend Closure for Bridge Work / Closure will impact both US 13 North and Southbound lanes to allow for Crane Work on SR 141/Basin Road Bridge

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 20:42:54 GMT

New Castle (Statewide) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that US 13 Northbound and Southbound under the SR 141/Basin Road Bridge will be closed to through traffic beginning at 6 AM on Saturday, January 13.

US 13 Northbound traffic lanes will re-open at approximately 4 AM on Sunday, January 14. US 13 Southbound traffic lanes will re-open by 5 AM on Monday, January 15. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Repairs Will Require Lane Closure on US 13 SB-Seaford

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 17:09:28 GMT

Seaford (Sussex County) --

WHEN: Sunday, January 28 until early March, pending weather.

WHERE: Bridge over Williams Pond on US 13 southbound between Herring Run Road and Middleford Road, Seaford.

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) contractor Mumford & Miller Concrete Inc., will be repairing the bridge deck and joints. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - DelDOT Announces I-95 NB Road Failure Repair Work / Significant delays can be expected from state line through Route 896 interchange

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:15:55 GMT

Newark (Statewide) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) will be closing two lanes on I-95 northbound from the Newark Toll Plaza through the Route 896 interchange beginning at approximately 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, weather permitting, to allow for work to replace a failing segment of roadway. Beginning at approximately 11:00 p.m. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipes Will Require the Closure of Old Kennett Road

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:14:14 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces the closure of Old Kennett Road between Way Road and Ashland Clinton School Road for the replacement of crossroad pipes.

The closure is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. on Monday, January 22 until 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, pending weather.

Detour Route: Owls Nest Road onto Kennett Pike to Snuff Mill Road and vice versa. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Drainage Improvements Will Require the Closure of Allabands Mill Road

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:13:29 GMT

Camden-Wyoming (Kent County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. on Monday, January 8 until 3 p.m. on Friday, January 26, pending weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

WHERE: Allabands Mill Road between West Railroad Avenue and Westville Road, Camden-Wyoming.

WHAT: DelDOT's contractor Sam's Construction, LLC. will be removing and replacing a crossroad pipe for drainage improvements. [More]




Public Workshop on Monday, January 29 for City of New Castle Truck Traffic Study on Route 9

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:13:13 GMT

New Castle (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) and the City of New Castle will host a Public Workshop on Monday, January 29 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the New Castle Senior Center, 400 South Street in New Castle.

At the request of the City of New Castle, the Delaware Department of Transportation conducted a Truck Traffic Study on Route 9 in the City of New Castle. The purpose of the workshop will be to solicit public comments on the collected data and the proposed recommendations in the study. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - US 301 Project Takes Shape in Middletown / Work on Section 1C nearing completion

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:12:57 GMT

Middletown (Statewide) --

Construction of the new US 301 continues to proceed with the first of the seven project phases nearing completion ahead of schedule. The nearly 14 mile-long, $636 million project is divided into seven contracts that are being built concurrently.

The R.E. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Replacement Will Require the Closure of Todds Chapel Road

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:05:20 GMT

Greenwood (Kent County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that their contractor, Zack Excavating will be closing the bridge over Quarter Branch Ditch on Todds Chapel Road between Wheatfield Road and SR 16/Hickman Road.

The closure is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. on Monday, February 5 until late March, pending weather.

This project involves the replacement of the existing three corrugated metal pipes with three reinforced concrete pipes. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Ice Sensor Will Require SR 1 Southbound Right Lane Closure

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:31:12 GMT

Bethany Beach (Sussex County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, January 24.

WHERE: SR 1 Southbound Right Lane Closed (Cullen Bridge over Indian River Inlet) between New Road and Fred Hudson Road near Bethany Beach.

WHAT: DelDOT's Traffic Signal Maintenance in conjunction with Rommel Contracting will be removing and replacing the ice sensor on the bridge deck. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Inspection of Bridge in Lewes Will Cause Brief Delays

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:37:41 GMT

Lewes (Sussex County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, January 23, pending weather.

In the event of inclement weather, the inspection will proceed on Wednesday, January 24 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

WHERE: Bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on Savannah Road and Gills Neck Road and Anglers Road in Lewes. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Portion of Old Baltimore Pike to be Closed for Drainage Improvements

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:48:38 GMT

Bear (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that a portion of Old Baltimore Pike will be closed just east of SR 72/Wrangle Hill Road to Salem Church Road. DelDOT's contractor, Mumford and Miller Concrete Inc. will be removing and replacing the existing drainage system.

The roadway is scheduled to be closed at 7 p.m. on Friday, January 19 until 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 21, pending weather. [More]




DART Hosts Community Conversations

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:53:01 GMT

Wilmington --

Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC) is inviting interested individuals to attend DART's Community Conversations to provide feedback and share their experiences since DART's recent service changes, as well as offer suggestions on future changes. Join us anytime between the hours listed below and talk with DART representatives. Service proposals will be presented at Public Hearing Workshops in March. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - SR 1 NB Right Lane Closed due to Sewer Excavation

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:26:24 GMT

Rehoboth (Sussex County) --

WHEN: Now until midnight, Friday, January 12.

WHERE: SR 1 Northbound Right Lane Closed between Rehoboth Canal Bridge and SR 1A, Rehoboth.

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that the right lane on SR 1 northbound is closed to stage equipment for sewer excavation. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Closure of I-295 Southbound Ramps to I-495 NB and I-95 NB (DRBA) / 12-Hour Nighttime Closure

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:26:01 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

Today, Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) officials announced that its contractor, Mumford & Miller Concrete, Inc. will be implementing a work zone lane shift in the I-295 Southbound Reconstruction Project on Sunday, January 14, 2018.

As early as 5 PM on Sunday evening-January 14, the ramps from I-295 Southbound to I-495 Northbound and I-95 Northbound will be CLOSED to allow barrier walls to be relocated. Half of the work on these ramps to I-495 and I-95 has been reconstructed and the purpose of this switch is to complete the remaining half. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - NEW DATES: US 301 Mainline Project Will Require the Nighttime Closure of SR 1 SB for Deck Pan/Angle Installation

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:25:36 GMT

Middletown (New Castle County) --

As part of the on-going US 301 Mainline Project, the Delaware Department of Transportation announces to motorists the nighttime closure of SR 1 southbound between US 13 southbound and Pole Bridge Road for the setting of the bridge deck pan/angle installation.

8:30 PM on Wednesday, January 10 until 5 AM on Thursday, January 11 AND 8:30 PM on Thursday, January 11 until 5 AM on Friday, January 12, pending weather

SR 1 southbound will be CLOSED between US 13 southbound and Pole Bridge Road.

Detour Route: Motorists should follow the posted detour of Exit 148/Lorewood Grove Road to US 13 southbound onto Pole Bridge Road and return to SR 1 southbound. [More]




Delaware's Toll Plazas -- Holiday Traffic Counts

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 20:18:35 GMT

Dover (Statewide) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that an estimate of $4 million in revenue was collected during the holidays at Delaware's three main toll plazas.

Motorists can make their trips on I-95 and SR 1 more convenient by maintaining an E-ZPass account. To receive an E-ZPass account, go to https://www.ezpassde.com/ and click on "Get E-ZPass." [More]




DMV Announces New Online Driver's License and ID Card Renewal Service

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 14:00:43 GMT

Dover (Statewide) --

The Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) announces it is now offering online driver license and ID card renewals. DMV customers needing to renew their Delaware driver license or ID card may now do so in just a few minutes at their convenience, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

In September, Governor John Carney signed House Bill 146 into law which removed the requirement for signatures to be in pen and ink when provided for a driver license, identification card, or registration application processes. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Water Main Will Require the Daytime Closure of South Bradford Street

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 16:04:03 GMT

Dover (Kent County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The daytime road closure will begin on Tuesday, January 2 through Friday, March 16, pending weather or other unforeseen circumstances. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Closure of Clapham Road for SR 1 Project

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 16:03:54 GMT

Little Heaven (Kent County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. on Wednesday, January 3 until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23, pending weather or unforeseen circumstances.

WHERE: Clapham Road between SR 1/Bay Road and Buffalo Road, Little Heaven.

WHAT: As part of the on-going SR 1, Little Heaven Grade Separated Intersection project, Clapham Road will be closed for reconstruction and will also include the permanent removal of the traffic signal at Clapham Road and SR 1. [More]