Anticipated Work Schedule for April 27

April 24th, 2015

Route 26 Mainline Improvement Project Scheduled Lane Closures

Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Mainline Improvement Project during the next week. Please note that the
first construction activity listed will take place at night.

Monday, April 27, 2015 through Saturday May 2, 2015

Begin milling and paving activities along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Cedar Drive and Woodland Avenue with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

Continue underground utility relocations in Ocean View. Motorists should anticipate lane shifts on Route 26 between West Avenue and Tyler Drive with both lanes getting through the work zone. This lane shift will be in place 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between
Woodland Avenue and Old School Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 06:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Continue placing concrete for new sidewalks along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts on Route 26 between Central Avenue and Woodland
Avenue with both lanes getting through the work zone from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m..

Continue placing concrete for new sidewalks along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts on Route 26 between Old Mill Road and Cedar Drive with
both lanes getting through the work zone from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Begin adjusting manholes along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Whites Neck Road and Windmill Drive with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m..

Continue adjusting manholes along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Club House Road and Dukes Drive with traffic
alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 06:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Continue grading prior to placement of curb and gutter along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Club House Road and Dukes Drive with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Continue cleanup and placing topsoil between the new sidewalks and curb along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane shifts on Route 26 between Grants Avenue and Cedar Drive with both lanes getting through the work zone from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Anticipated Work Schedule for week of April 20 – April 25

April 17th, 2015

Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Widening Project during the next week.

Monday, April 20, 2015 through Saturday April 25, 2015

Continue underground utility relocations in Ocean View. Motorists should anticipate lane shifts on Route 26 between West Avenue and Tyler Drive with both lanes getting through the work zone.

This lane shift will be in place 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Woodland Avenue and Old School Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Continue placing concrete for new sidewalks along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts on Route 26 between Woodland Avenue and West Avenue
with both lanes getting through the work zone from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Continue grading prior to placing concrete for new sidewalks along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts on Route 26 between Old Mill Road and Cedar Drive with both lanes getting through the work zone from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Continue grading prior to placing concrete for curb and gutter along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Whites Neck Road and Windmill Drive with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 06:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Begin roadway widening activities between Powell Farm Road and Irons lane. Motorists should anticipate eastbound lane closures on Route 26 between Powell Farm Road and Irons Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Relocate and adjust two fire hydrants between Old School Lane and Woodland Avenue. No lane closures are anticipated for this construction activity.

Anticipated Work Schedule for the week of March 23

March 20th, 2015

Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for
work on the Route 26 Widening Project during the next week.

Monday, March 23, 2015 through Sunday, March 29, 2015

Complete the reconstruction of Bridge 3-427 in Millville and Bridge 3-428 in Ocean View.

Motorists are reminded that the detour is in place for this construction activity. Culvert 3-427 is
located in Millville just east of Clubhouse Road between Clubhouse Road and Dukes Drive.

Culvert 3-428 is located just east of Old School Lane and the Lord Baltimore Elementary School.
Through traffic on Route 26 should use the following detour:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Windmill Drive turn right, and
back to Route 26.

Access to all businesses and residences located on both sides of the two culverts will be
maintained throughout the duration of the closure.

Motorists traveling to areas between the road closures should use the following detour:

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Proceed west to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on SR 26
at Central Avenue.

Begin underground utility relocations in Ocean View.
Motorists should anticipate lane shifts on Route 26 between West Avenue and Tyler Drive with both lanes getting through the work zone.

This lane shift will be in place 24 hours a day, seven days a week for approximately 4 to 6
weeks.

Continue the installation of sanitary sewer force mains.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Irons Lane and Powell Farm Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Begin Milling and paving along Route 26.
Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Club House Road and Whites Neck Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Continue test pit excavation for underground utility relocations.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between West Avenue and Tyler Drive with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Old School Lane and Woodland Avenue with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Begin placing concrete for new sidewalks along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Grants Avenue and Cedar Drive with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7:00 a.m .to 7:00 p.m.

Anticipated work schedule for the week of March 16

March 13th, 2015

Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Widening Project during the next week.

Monday, March 16, 2015 through Sunday, March 22, 2015

Continue the reconstruction of Bridge 3-427 in Millville and Bridge 3-428 in Ocean View.

Motorists are reminded that the detour is in place for this construction activity.

Culvert 3-427 is located in Millville just east of Clubhouse Road between Clubhouse Road and Dukes Drive.

Culvert 3-428 is located just east of Old School Lane and the Lord Baltimore Elementary School.

Through traffic on Route 26 should use the following detour:
Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Windmill Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Access to all businesses and residences located on both sides of the two culverts will be maintained throughout the duration of the closure.

Motorists traveling to areas between the road closures should use the following detour:

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound to businesses between Central Avenue to BR 3-428 in Ocean View –

Proceed west to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Central Avenue.

Continue the installation of sanitary sewer force mains. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on SR 26 between Irons Lane and Roxana Road (Route 17) with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Old Mill Road and Dukes Drive with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging
operation by construction personnel from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Begin test pit excavation for underground utility relocations.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Woodland Avenue and West Avenue with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Old School Lane and Grants Avenue with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Anticipated work schedule for for week of Feb. 9 – 14

February 6th, 2015

Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Widening Project during the next week.

Monday, February 9, 2015 through Saturday, February 14, 2015
Continue the reconstruction of Bridge 3-427 in Millville and Bridge 3-428 in Ocean View.

Motorists are reminded that the detour is in place for this construction activity.

Culvert 3-427 is located in Millville just east of Clubhouse Road between Clubhouse Road and Dukes Drive.

Culvert 3-428 is located just east of Old School Lane and the Lord Baltimore Elementary School.

Through traffic on Route 26 should use the following detours:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Windmill Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Access to all businesses and residences located on both sides of the two culverts will be maintained throughout the duration of the closure. Motorists traveling to areas between the road closures should use the following detour:

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn right, and back to SR 26.

Traveling Westbound to businesses between Central Avenue to BR 3-428 in Ocean View – Proceed west to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Central Avenue.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Railway Road and Whites Neck Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound lane closures on Route 26 between Grants Avenue and Old School Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 9:00 a.m.to 5:00 p.m.
Continue the installation of the new sanitary sewer line in Clarksville.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 at Powell Farm Road and Omar Road with traffic alternating through the work zone and intersection utilizing a flagging operation by law enforcement and construction personnel from 09:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Anticipated work schedule for Route 26

January 30th, 2015

Below is the anticipated work schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Mainline Construction Project for next week.

In addition to our normal lane closure schedule, Route 26 is closed to through traffic at Windmill Drive and at Central Avenue for the construction and installation of two precast concrete box culverts that span the entire roadway.

Businesses remain open during these construction activities and are accessible by motor vehicle.

Culvert 3-427 is located in Millville just east of Clubhouse Road between Clubhouse Road and Dukes Drive.

Culvert 3-428 is located just east of Old School Lane and the Lord Baltimore Elementary School.

Through traffic on Route 26 should use the following detour:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Windmill Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Access to all businesses and residences located on both sides of the two culverts will be maintained throughout the duration of the closure. Motorists traveling to areas between the road closures should use the following detour:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn left and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Access to businesses and residents located between the diversion barricade at Central Avenue and the culvert east of Old School Lane should proceed west to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Central Avenue.

Access to businesses and residents located between the diversion barricade at Old Mill Road and the culvert east of Clubhouse Road should proceed west to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Old Mill Road.

Access to businesses and residents located between the diversion barricade at Cedar Drive and the culvert east of Old School Lane should proceed east to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Cedar Drive.

This closure will be in place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through March 31, 2015.

Anticipated Lane Closure Schedule for week of Jan. 18 – 24

January 16th, 2015

Please note that during all of these closures, DelDOT will provide access to all businesses and homes within the closure.

In addition to our normal lane closure schedule, Route 26 is closed to through traffic at Windmill Drive and at Central Avenue for the construction and installation of two precast concrete box culverts that span the entire roadway. Businesses remain open during these construction activities and are accessible by motor vehicle.

One culvert is located in Millville just east of Clubhouse Road between Clubhouse Road and Dukes Drive. The other culvert is located just east of Old School Lane and the Lord Baltimore Elementary School.

Through traffic on Route 26 should use the following detour:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, and back to Route 26.
Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Windmill Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Access to all businesses and residences located between the two culverts will be maintained throughout the duration of the closure. Motorists traveling to areas between the road closures should use the following detour:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn left and back to Route 26.
Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Access to businesses and residents located between the diversion barricade at Central Avenue and the culvert east of Old School Lane should proceed west to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Central Avenue.

Access to businesses and residents located between the diversion barricade at Old Mill Road and the culvert east of Clubhouse Road should proceed west to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Old Mill Road.

Access to businesses and residents located between the diversion barricade at Cedar Drive and the culvert east of Old School Lane should proceed east to the left of the diversion barricade through the receiving lane provided on Route 26 at Cedar Drive.

This closure will be in place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through March 31, 2015.

Anticipated Work Schedule for Route 26, starting Jan. 12th

January 9th, 2015

Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Widening Project during the next week.

Monday, January 12, 2015 through Saturday, January 17, 2015

Continue the reconstruction of a bridge in Millville and a bridge in Ocean View.

Motorists are reminded that the detour is in place for this construction activity.

One culvert is located in Millville just east of Clubhouse Road between Clubhouse Road and Dukes Drive.

The other culvert is located just east of Old School Lane and the Lord Baltimore Elementary School.

Through traffic on Route 26 should use the following detour:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Windmill Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Access to all businesses and residences located between the two culverts will be maintained throughout the duration of the closure. Motorists traveling to areas between the road closures

should use the following detour:

Traveling Eastbound – Route 26 to Windmill Drive turn right, to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn left and back to Route 26.

Traveling Westbound – Route 26 to Central Avenue turn left, to Cedar Drive turn right, and back to Route 26.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Railway Road and Whites Neck with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue the installation of the new sanitary sewer line, east and west of Route 17 (Roxana Road).

No lane closures are anticipated for this work. Motorists should anticipate periodic short term traffic stoppages as flaggers assist construction vehicles to safely enter and exit the work area from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Anticipated lane closures for Route 26, starting December 29th.

December 23rd, 2014

Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Widening Project during the next week.

Monday, December 29, 2014 through Tuesday December 30, 2014
Begin shoulder widening on Route 26, east of Powell Farm Road. Motorists should anticipate lane closures on eastbound Route 26 at Powell Farm Road with traffic alternating through the intersection and through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by Law Enforcement and construction personnel from 09:00AM to 5:00PM.

Continue the installation of the new sanitary sewer line along Route 26, east and west of Irons Lane. No lane closures are anticipated for this work. Motorists should anticipate periodic short term traffic stoppages as flaggers assist construction vehicles to safely enter and exit the work area from 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Begin work on 48” drainage pipe east of Powell Farm Road. No lane closures are anticipated for this work. Motorists should anticipate periodic short term traffic stoppages as flaggers assist construction vehicles to safely enter and exit the work area from 07:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Anticipated construction schedule and lane closures for work on the Route 26 Widening Project for this week.

December 17th, 2014

Travel times to and from your destination may be quicker if you use one of the Route 26 Alternate Routes that were constructed prior to the start of the SR 26 Mainline Construction Project. The recently reconstructed roadways include:

• Burbage Road, from SR 17 to Windmill Drive
• Windmill Drive to SR 26 to Central Avenue
• Central Avenue, from Windmill Drive to Beaver Dam Road
• Beaver Dam Road, from Central Avenue to Muddy Neck Road

For more information on the Alternate Route Project, visit our website at http://deldot.gov/information/projects/sr26

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Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the Route 26 Widening Project during the week.

Monday, December 15, 2014 through Friday December 19, 2014
Continue installation of the new sanitary sewer line along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Powell Farm Road and Irons Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Begin paving on Route 26, east and west of Whites Neck Road. No lane closures are anticipated for this work. Motorists should anticipate periodic short term traffic stoppages as flaggers assist construction vehicles to safely enter and exit the work area from 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Complete miscellaneous construction activities along Route 26 between Woodland Avenue and Central Avenue. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts or lane closures on Route 26 between Woodland Avenue and Central Avenue with traffic alternating through the work zone and intersection utilizing a flagging operation by law enforcement and construction personnel and from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue the installation of conduits and junction boxes for the temporary traffic signals located at Central Avenue and Cedar Drive and Central Avenue and Windmill Drive.

Motorists should anticipate lane closures or lane shifts at both intersections with traffic alternating through the work zone and intersection utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel and from 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saw cut the existing roadway in preparation for the replacement of two small bridge structures along Route 26.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 at Clubhouse Road and Old School Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone and intersection utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel and from 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Monday, December 15, 2014 through Friday December 19, 2014
Continue the installation of the privately owned Tidewater Utilities, Inc. water line between Grants Avenue and Old School Lane.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Grants Avenue and Old School Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation from 9:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.