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TRAFFIC ALERT - Partial Closure of Greenbank Road for Replacement and Maintenance of Railroad Crossing

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:39:50 GMT

Elsmere (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that Wilmington and Western Railroad Company will be replacing and performing general maintenance on their railroad crossing on Greenbank Road between Albertson Boulevard and Newport Gap Pike in Elsmere. The closure is scheduled to begin at 5 a.m. on Monday, March 27 until midnight on Friday, April 7, but could be delayed due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Local detour:

Westbound: Greenbank Road onto Albertson Boulevard to SR 2/Kirkwood Highway to Newport Gap Pike and return to Greenbank Road. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Replacement Will Require the Closure of Old Newark Road

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:28:32 GMT

Newark (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that their contractor, A-Del Construction will be closing Old Newark Road (Bridge over Cool Run) between Greenbridge Drive and Millbrook Road, southeast of Newark. The closure is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 27 until 3 p.m. on Friday, July 14, pending weather.

This project involves the replacement of the existing corrugated metal pipes with a precast concrete frame. [More]




Flooding on Old Corbitt Road (Bridge 1-424A), East of Odessa

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:43:37 GMT

Odessa --

(New Castle County) - The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to invite the residents in and around Odessa and all other interested parties to a public meeting to discuss the flooding and roadway condition of Old Corbitt Road. The purpose of the workshop is to present background information and a path forward for the roadway. The meeting will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday March 27, 2017, at the Appoquinimink Training Center (Old Elementary School) in Rooms 144 & 145, 118 South Sixth Street, Odessa. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipes Will Require a Portion of SR 24 to be Closed

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:21:22 GMT

Long Neck (Sussex County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of multiple crossroad pipes will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, March 27 until 5 p.m. on Friday, April 7, pending weather
SR 24/John J. Williams Highway between Long Neck Road and Bank Road

Detour Routes:

SR 24 eastbound: Right on Long Neck Road, left onto Banks Road and return to SR 24.

SR 24 westbound: Left on Banks Road, right onto Long Neck Road and back to SR 24. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - REVISED: Replacement of Water Cooling Tower Will Require the Closure of North King Street

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:12:29 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 4 a.m. until 10 p.m. on Saturday, March 25

In the event of inclement weather, the closure will take place on Saturday, April 1 from 4 a.m. until 10 p.m.

WHERE: North King Street between 8th Street and 9th Street in Wilmington.

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) advises motorists that North King Street will be closed on Saturday, March 25. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Crossroad Pipe Replacement Will Require a Portion of SR 10/Willow Grove Road to be Closed

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 19:26:23 GMT

Camden-Wyoming (Kent County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, March 20 until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22, pending weather
SR 10/Willow Grove Road between Mahan Corner Road and Mt. Olive Cemetery Road

In the event of inclement weather, the road will be closed at 7 a.m. on Thursday, March 23. The roadway will be open to traffic by 3 p.m. on Friday, March 24. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Pavement and Rehabilitation Project Will Require Portions of West North Street to be Closed

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 19:11:01 GMT

Dover (Kent County) --

As part of the West Dover Connector project, the Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that a pavement and rehabilitation project at West North Street between Saulsbury Road and Electric Avenue is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 3 until mid-June pending weather. The work will consist of the removal of the existing concrete pavement and reconstruction with cast-in-place concrete. The contractor for these improvements is Mumford & Miller Concrete, Inc. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Failure of Crossroad Pipe Will Require a Portion of Central Avenue to be Closed

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:33:13 GMT

Ocean View (Sussex County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) advises motorists that a portion of Central Avenue is closed from Woodland Avenue to Cedar Drive due to the failure of a crossroad pipe. This portion of the road will remain closed until further notice.

Detour Routes:

Local traffic may take Cedar Drive to Woodland Avenue. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Repairs Will Require Daytime Lane Closures on U.S. Route 13-Seaford

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:29:24 GMT

Seaford (Sussex County) --

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

Monday, March 20 through Friday, June 16, pending weather

WHERE: Bridge over Williams Pond on U.S. Route 13 northbound and southbound between Middleford Road and SR 20 in Seaford. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - REVISED: SR 141/I-95 Project - Nighttime Lane/Shifts on I-95 NB, I-295 NB, and Closure of Exits 2 & 3A

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:24:00 GMT

Newport (New Castle County) --

Due to inclement weather, the nighttime closure dates have been changed to the week of March 20.

The Delaware Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) contractor, Mumford and Miller Inc., will be closing the following ramps for bridge deck construction:

7 p.m. on Monday, March 20 until 5 a.m. on Tuesday, March 21

Exit 2/DE 141 Southbound to I-295 Northbound
Motorists traveling on DE 141 southbound will follow detour signs to U.S. Route 13 northbound to I-295. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspection Will Require Daytime Lane Closures -- New Castle County

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:54:49 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) contractor, Pennoni will be inspecting the Bridge on South Walnut Street over Christina River in Wilmington.

Daytime lane closures will occur from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Monday, March 20
The left lane will be closed on South Walnut from "A" Street to Martin Luther King Boulevard. [More]




Public Workshop for Rehabilitation of Centre Road-SR 141 on Monday, March 20 at A.I. DuPont High School

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:26:20 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to invite the residents of Greenville and surrounding areas and all other interested parties to a Public Workshop to discuss the proposed rehabilitation of Centre Road - Route 141 from Lancaster Pike to Kennett Pike. The purpose of the workshop is to present information and solicit public input regarding the proposed rehabilitation.

The workshop will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Monday March 20, at A.I. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Bridge Structure Will Require the Closure of Shorts Landing Road

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:06:07 GMT

Smyrna (Kent County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. on Monday, March 13 until 5 p.m. on Friday, April 7, pending weather

WHERE: Bridge over tributary of Duck Creek on Shorts Landing Road between Dew Drop Road and Lighthouse Road, northwest of Smyrna.

WHAT: DelDOT's contractor, Zack Excavating will be replacing the bridge structure. This project involves the replacement of the existing corrugated metal pipes with reinforced concrete pipes. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspections in Lewes & Rehoboth

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 19:54:44 GMT

Lewes/Rehoboth (Sussex County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7 and Wednesday, March 8

WHERE: Savannah Road (Bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal) in Lewes.

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 9 and Friday, March 10

WHERE: Rehoboth Avenue (Bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal) in Rehoboth.

WHAT: DelDOT's contractor, Pennoni will be performing the inspection of the operating systems on each bridge. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Restriping Will Require the Nighttime Closure of Exit 1/I-495 Southbound to U.S. Route 13

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:02:55 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8 until 5 a.m. on Thursday, March 9.

WHERE: Exit 1/I-495 southbound to U.S. Route 13, Wilmington. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Daytime Turn Lane Closures for Pedestrian Crosswalk at SR 2 and Duncan Road Intersection

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 20:02:37 GMT

Elsmere (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Monday, March 6 until Friday, March 31, pending weather.

WHERE: SR 2/Kirkwood Highway and Duncan Road Intersection near Elsmere. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Crossroad Pipe Failure on Crystal Road

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:31:03 GMT

Hartly (Kent County) --

Due to the failure of a crossroad pipe, the Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that Crystal Road is closed between Judith Road and Hartly Road until further notice.

Detour Routes:

Northbound Crystal Road traffic will travel east onto Judith Road, then north on Hartly Road and return to Crystal Road.

Southbound Crystal Road traffic will travel south on Hartly Road, then west onto Judith Road and back to Crystal Road. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - REVISED: Crack Sealing Operation on SR 1 Northbound and Southbound Will Require Rolling Lane Closures-Sussex County

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:27:26 GMT

Lewes/Rehoboth (Sussex County) --

WHEN: 6 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Tuesday, February 14 through Friday, February 17, pending weather.

In the event of inclement weather, the work will proceed on Monday, February 20 and Tuesday, February 21 with work hours from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Interstate Bridge Maintenance Project Will Require the Closure of Exit 3/I-495 SB Off Ramp to 12th Street

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:57:04 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7.

WHERE: Exit 3/I-495 Southbound Off Ramp Closed to 12th Street

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces the daytime closure of Exit 3 for bridge deck joint repairs.

Detour Route: I-495 southbound traffic will take Exit 2/Terminal Avenue onto I-495 northbound to Exit 3/12th Street northbound. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of a Crossroad Pipe Will Require the Closure of Hartzell Road

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 14:44:47 GMT

Bridgeville (Sussex County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, March 13 until 7 p.m. on Friday, March 17, pending weather
Hartzell Road between Route 18/Federalsburg Road and Deerfield Road

Rain Dates: 7 a.m. on Saturday, March 18 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21.

Motorists should follow the posted detour during the closure. The detour directs traffic to take Hartzell Road to Route 18/Federalsburg Road and return to Hartzell Road. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspection Will Require Lane and Shoulder Closures on U.S. Route 13/Philadelphia Pike

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:56:49 GMT

Claymont (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8.

In the event of inclement weather, the bridge inspection will begin at 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 9.

WHERE: U.S. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Inspection of Bridge Will Require Daytime Lane & Shoulder Closures on SR 2/Kirkwood Highway

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:41:59 GMT

Elsmere (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, pending weather

Rain date: 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8

WHERE: SR 2/Kirkwood Highway Bridge between Newport Gap Pike and DuPont Road near Elsmere.

WHAT: DelDOT's bridge inspectors will close the left lane on the eastbound side of SR 2/Kirkwood Highway for the inspection of the bridge with a bucket truck. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Patching Operations Will Require Daytime Lane Closures on I-495 NB

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:15:06 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that their contractor JJID, Inc. is scheduled to begin hot-mix patching on the following roadway:

I-495 Northbound between Exit 3/12th Street and Exit 5/Philadelphia Pike

Wednesday, March 1 through Friday, March 31

Work Hours from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, pending weather

Motorists should anticipate right or left lane closures on I-495 northbound and lane shifts.

DelDOT urges drivers to be aware of construction activity and adjust their driving in order to ensure the safety of construction personnel.

[More]



TRAFFIC ALERT - Jamison Corner Road to Reopen, and Hyetts Corner Road to Close as part of the U.S. Route 301 Mainline Project

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:17:01 GMT

Middletown --

(New Castle County) - ; The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that Jamison Corner Road will reopen to traffic between Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) and Hyetts Corner Road effective Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Effective Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Hyetts Corner Road will be closed to traffic between the St. Georges High School and Windsor Commons Way until December 2018 to construct the new Hyetts Corner Road Bridge over the new U.S. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspection Will Require Lane Closure on Old Capitol Trail

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:12:16 GMT

Marshallton (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1.

Rain date: Thursday, March 2 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

WHERE: Old Capitol Trail (Bridge over Red Clay Creek) between Stanton Road and Newport Road, Marshallton. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipe Will Require the Closure of Gum Branch Road

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:54:24 GMT

Seaford/Bethel (Sussex County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, March 6 until 7 p.m. on Friday, March 10, pending weather
Gum Branch Road between Johnson Road and Oneals Road

Rain date: 7 a.m. on Saturday, March 11 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14

Detour Route: Gum Branch Road onto Johnson Road to U.S. Route 13A to Oneals Road and return to Gum Branch Road.

Detour signage will be posted for motorists. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipe Will Require the Closure of Cabin Ridge Road

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:20:39 GMT

Felton (Kent County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, March 6 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, pending weather
Cabin Ridge Road closed between Route 10/Willow Grove Road and Horsepen Road

Rain date: 7 a.m. on Wednesday, March 8 until 3 p.m. on Thursday, March 9

Detour Routes:

Northbound Cabin Ridge Road traffic will travel east onto Horsepen Road, north on Ironmine Road, west on Route 10/Willow Grove Road and return to Cabin Ridge Road.

Southbound traffic will travel east on Route 10/Willow Grove Road, south on Ironmine Road, west on Horsepen Road and return to Cabin Ridge Road.

Detour signage will be posted for motorists. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipe Will Require Closure of Beagle Club Road

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:28:00 GMT

Camden-Wyoming (Kent County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, February 20 until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, February 22 pending weather
Beagle Club Road between Indian Runner Road and Firetower Road

Rain Dates: 7 a.m. on Thursday, February 23 until 3 p.m. on Friday, February 24.

Detour Routes:

Northbound Beagle Club Road traffic will travel west on Sandtown Road and then north on Ironmine Road and east onto C&R Center Road.

Southbound traffic will travel west on C&R Center Road, south on Ironmine Road and then east on Sandtown Road and return to Beagle Club Road. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Myrtle Avenue Sidewalk Improvements Project

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:27:25 GMT

Claymont (New Castle County) --

WHEN: Work Hours from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, pending weather.

Intermittent lane closures may occur from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

DURATION: Monday, February 20 until Monday, July 31. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Tree Clearing Services on I-95 NB/SB Will Require Lane and Shoulder Closures

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:26:57 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. (I-95 northbound/southbound lane closures)

8 a.m. until 4 p.m. (I-95 northbound/southbound shoulder closures)
Wednesday, February 15 until late-May

WHERE: I-95 northbound and southbound from Pennsylvania State Line to Brandywine River Bridge, Wilmington

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces to motorists that their contractor, Kerns Brothers/Davey Company of Wilmington will provide tree clearing services along Delaware's state maintained right-of-way on I-95 northbound and southbound from the Pennsylvania State Line to Brandywine River Bridge. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Daytime Lane Closures Will Occur in New Castle County for Bridge Inspections

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:26:19 GMT

Wilmington/Elsmere (New Castle County) --

DelDOT's contractor, Pennoni Associates Inc., will be inspecting bridges during the week of February 20, pending weather.

Motorists should be aware that bridge personnel and equipment will be operating in close proximity to the travel lanes and anticipate lane shifts.

Wednesday, February 22 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Restriping and Bridge Work Will Require Nighttime Lane Closures on I-495 NB and Closure of Exit 1/U.S. Route 13

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:24:59 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 7 p.m. on Sunday, February 19 until 5 a.m. on Monday, February 20;
7 p.m. on Monday, February 20 until 5 a.m. on Tuesday, February 21

WHERE: I-495 northbound at U.S. Route 13 and Closure of Exit 1/U.S. Route 13

WHAT: DelDOT's contractor, Eastern Highway Specialists, Inc. will be performing restriping on I-495 northbound at U.S. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - NEW DATES: Replacement of Crossroad Pipe Will Require a Portion of Careys Camp Road to be Closed

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:24:41 GMT

Millsboro (Sussex County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, February 27 until 7 p.m. on Friday, March 3, pending weather
Careys Camp Road between Pear Tree Road and English Road

Rain date: 7 a.m. on Saturday, March 4 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7.

Detour: Careys Camp Road to Pear Tree Road onto Route 24/Laurel Road and return to Careys Camp Road.

Detour signage will be posted for motorists. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Rehabilitation of Bridge Will Require a Portion of Carr Road to be Closed / Beginning Monday, February 27

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:20:33 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) advises motorists that their contractor, Eastern Highway Specialists Inc. will be closing Carr Road between Washington Street Extension and Marsh Road for the rehabilitation of the bridge over Shellpot Creek. The work is scheduled to begin on Monday, February 27 and is anticipated to be complete by mid-June, pending weather.

This project will involve the replacement of the superstructure with steel beams with a concrete deck and hot-mix overlay on stone abutments. [More]




Pedestrian Improvements on Rehoboth Avenue Scheduled to Begin March 1

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:10:17 GMT

Rehoboth Beach --

Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that JJID General Contractor will be starting the Rehoboth Avenue portion of the pedestrian improvements project on Wednesday, March 1, and is scheduled to be completed by April 30, 2017.

Sidewalk and curb replacement will occur Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. through 9 p.m.

The project will enhance pedestrian safety in the beach area by ensuring areas of the sidewalk comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. [More]




Notice of Public Hearing Workshops for Proposed DART Bus Route & Schedule Changes

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:43:09 GMT

Wilmington --

Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC) will conduct Public Hearing Workshops to obtain comments on proposed changes to DART Statewide Fixed Route Bus Services to become effective Sunday, May 21, 2017, as well as Resort Transit Service to become effective Saturday, May 6, 2017 (pre-season weekend service), with full service to begin Monday, May 22, 2017.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 4 PM to 6 PM
Dover Police Station - 400 South Queen Street, Dover, DE 19904

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 4 PM to 6 PM
Wilmington Public Library, The Commons - 10 East 10th Street, Wilmington 19801

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Rehoboth Beach Fire Department - 2nd Floor - 219 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach 19971

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 4 PM to 6 PM
Seaford City Hall, Council Chambers - 414 High Street, Seaford 19973

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 4 PM to 6 PM
WILMAPCO - 850 Library Avenue, Newark 19711

A summary of the proposal includes (by County):

New Castle County

Weekday, Saturday and/or Sunday schedule times would be adjusted on Routes 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 23, 24, 25, 33, 40, 45, 46, 55, 62 & 64 to improve on-time performance and connections, and/or re-routing. Please view proposal for specific route time adjustments. [More]




Public Workshop - Cedar Lane Road and Marl Pit Road Intersection Improvements

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:17:02 GMT

Dover --

(Kent County) - The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) will be holding a Public Workshop to obtain comments from surrounding residents and the general public for intersection improvements at the Cedar Lane Road and Marl Pit Road intersection. The workshop will be held on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at A.G. Waters Middle School, 1235 Cedar Lane Road in Middletown. [More]




DART Kicks Off 17th Annual Transit Poster Contest

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:33:52 GMT

Wilmington --

"DART & Technology, Traveling into the Future." is the theme for DART's 17th Annual Transit 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, or displays. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Intersection Improvements Will Require Lane Closures on SR 1 -- Sussex County

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:57:43 GMT

Lewes (Sussex County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.
Monday, February 13 through Wednesday, February 15, pending weather

WHERE: SR 1 northbound and southbound between Bay Crossing Boulevard and Postal Lane/Melson Drive, Lewes

WHAT: The Delaware Department of Transportation's contractor JJID Inc., will be installing curb, sidewalk, hot-mix and permanent pavement striping at Bay Crossing Boulevard. SR 1 northbound and southbound left lane will be closed. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - SR 141/I-95 Ramp Interchange Project Will Require Nighttime Lane Closures/Shifts on I-95 NB and I-295 NB

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:31:15 GMT

Newport (New Castle County) --

The Delaware Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) contractor, Mumford and Miller Inc., will be closing/shifting the left lanes on I-95 northbound between Exit 5 and Route 141 northbound interchange beginning at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, February 15 until 5 a.m. on Thursday, February 16.

At 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, I-295 northbound will be closing/shifting lanes until 5 a.m. on Friday, February 17. The nighttime lane/shift closures are necessary for bridge deck construction. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Bridge Inspection Will Require Lane Closures on Sixth Street

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:31:13 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14.

WHERE: Sixth Street (Bridge over I-95) between North Jackson Street and North Adams Street in Wilmington.

WHAT: DelDOT's contractor Pennoni will be inspecting the bridge with alternating right and left lane closures on Sixth Street. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Daytime Closure of Route 141 NB Off-Ramp to Route 52 SB for Catch Basin Repair

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:51:14 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

Ramp closure of Route 141 northbound off-ramp to Route 52 southbound for catch basin repair is scheduled to begin on Monday, February 13 until Friday, February 17. The ramp closure hours will be from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Detour Route: Take Route 141 northbound onto Route 100 to Route 52. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Daytime Closure of Sharpley Road for Crossroad Pipe Installation

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:50:02 GMT

Wilmington (New Castle County) --

Daytime closure of Sharpley Road between Mt. Lebanon and Wynyard Road for the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe. Due to inclement weather, the daytime closure will begin on Monday, February 13 until Friday, February 17. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Lane Closures for Signal Work at Kirkwood Highway and Kirkwood Plaza Intersection

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:52:08 GMT

Newark (New Castle County) --

The Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) Traffic Signal Construction Section in conjunction with Byers Electrical, is scheduled to work on the existing traffic intersection of SR 2 and Kirkwood Plaza, in New Castle County. The work is anticipated to be complete by mid-April, pending weather.

Daytime work may have shoulder closures. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Closure of Rabbit Run Road for Crossroad Pipe Replacement

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:46:58 GMT

Bridgeville (Sussex County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists of the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe:

7 a.m. on Monday, February 13 until 7 p.m. on Friday, February 17, pending weather
Rabbit Run Road between Progress School Road and Atlanta Road

Detour Route: Rabbit Run Road to Atlanta Road onto Dublin Hill Road to Ray Road to Progress School Road and return to Rabbit Run Road.

In the event of inclement weather, the work will proceed at 7 a.m. on Saturday, February 18 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, February 21.

[More]



TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipe Will Require a Portion of Route 12/Burnite Mill Road to be Closed

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:42:04 GMT

Harrington (Kent County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe will impact the following roadway:

7 a.m. on Monday, February 13 until 3 p.m. on Friday, February 17, pending weather
Route 12/Burnite Mill Road between Cedar Grove Church Road and Whiteleysburg Road

Detour signage will be posted for motorists.

[More]



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

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:18:55 GMT

Wilmington --

WHEN: 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 15

Rain Date: Thursday, February 16 from 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Bridge on Rockland Road between Country Club Drive and Childrens Drive, Wilmington.

WHAT: DelDOT's Bridge Management Section will be inspecting the bridge with the closure of the right lane and shoulder on Rockland Road. [More]




Diverse Partners Creating Blueprint for Bicycle-Friendly Delaware / DelDOT leading effort for Statewide Bicycle Policy Plan

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:44:46 GMT

Dover --

In under a decade, Delaware has come to be recognized as a small, but mighty state from the perspective of bicycling. Ranked behind only Washington and Minnesota, Delaware is No. 3 in the latest League of American Bicyclists' Bicycle-Friendly State rankings. This status has been the result of broad efforts, ranging from building and investing in the bicycle network of trails and on-road facilities to programs and policies that support bicyclists and educate the public. [More]




DelDOT Public Hearing To Be Held In Millsboro / Public input requested for improvements to Route 113, in Millsboro area

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:59:59 GMT

Millsboro --

The latest updates to the plans for the Route 113 improvements through Millsboro (Sussex County), will be presented Tuesday night, at a public hearing hosted by the Delaware Department of Transportation.

Held on Tuesday, February 7, from 4:00 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Millsboro Town Center, 322 Wilson Highway Millsboro, the hearing will have numerous displays and DelDOT project team members on hand to answer questions and discuss any concerns.

These updates are based on comments residents provided to DelDOT at the workshop held in October 2015. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipe Will Require the Closure of Craft Road

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:27:41 GMT

Bridgeivlle (Sussex County) --

WHEN: 7 a.m. on Monday, January 30 until 7 p.m. on Friday, February 3

Rain dates: 7 a.m. on Saturday, February 4 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, February 7

WHERE: Craft Road between Atlanta Road and Handy Road near Bridgeville.

WHAT: DelDOT's maintenance crew will be removing and replacing a crossroad pipe on Craft Road.

Local access will be maintained for residents and emergency vehicles. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Removal of Trees Will Require Daytime Closure of Reybold Road

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:27:02 GMT

Newark (New Castle County) --

The Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) contractor Davey Tree Service will be removing two trees that pose a safety hazard to motorists on Reybold Road between Sunset Lake and Salem Church Road. The roadway will be closed from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Thursday, February 2.

Rain date: Friday, February 3 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Crossroad Pipe Replacement Will Require a Portion of Burbage Road to be Closed

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:26:45 GMT

Millville (Sussex County) --

The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that a portion of Burbage Road will be closed between Jones Road and Blackwater Road for the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe. The road closure will begin at 7 a.m. on Monday, February 6 until 7 p.m. on Friday, February 10, pending weather.

Rain Dates: 7 a.m. on Saturday, February 11 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14. [More]




TRAFFIC ALERT - Howell School Road to Re-Open / As Part of the Project for Road Improvements Extending From Route 896 to Route 71

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:02:26 GMT

Bear --

(New Castle County) - The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that the existing Howell School Road west of Lums Pond will be reopened effective Monday morning, January 30th for traffic. The public is reminded that this is still an active construction zone and precautions should be observed while transiting it.

The roadway will have to be reclosed during the spring for approximately three to four weeks to make the connection to the new roadway that intersects State Route 896 at Denny Road. [More]