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Anticipated Lane Closures and Work for Route 26 Project

Written on: July 17th, 2015 in Route 26

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

Night Shift – Monday July 20, 2015 through Friday, July 24, 2015

Continue the installation of drainage pipes and associated drainage inlets east of Roxana Road.

Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Roxana Road and Whites Neck Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Continue the installation of drainage pipes and associated drainage inlets between Tyler Drive and Riga Road in Ocean View. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Tyler Drive and Riga Drive with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Continue milling and paving between Grants Avenue and Woodland Avenue. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Woodland Avenue and Grants Avenue with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Continue grading for new sidewalk between Old Mill Road and Club House Road. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Old Mill Road and Club House Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Continue grading for new sidewalk between Grants Avenue and Woodland Avenue. 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 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Continue clean up and placement of topsoil around new sidewalk between Old Mill Road and Cedar Drive. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts between Old Mill Road and Cedar Drive with both lanes of traffic traveling through the work zone from 9:00PM to 8:00AM.

Tidewater Utilities Inc. – Monday, July 20, 2015 through Friday, July 24, 2015

Continue the installation of new water main between Club House Road and Railway Road.

Motorists should anticipate westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Club House Road and Railway Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.


Anticipated Lane Closures and Work for Route 26 Project

Written on: June 19th, 2015 in Route 26

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.

Day Shift – Monday June 22, 2015 through Friday June 29, 2015
Continue to relocate existing sewer laterals out of the roadway at Whites Neck Road. No lane
closures are needed for this work.

Continue the installation of electrical conduit and junction wells for the new ITS System between
Whites Neck Road and Roxana Road from 07:00AM to 5:00PM. No lane closures are needed
for this work.

Continue the installation of new drainage pipe and associated drainage inlets along Route 26 between West Road and Tyler Drive 7:00AM to 5:00PM. No lane closures are needed for this
work.

Begin placing concrete for new curb and gutter between Clubhouse Road and Old Mill Road from 7:00AM to 7:00PM. No lane closures are needed for this work.

Begin placing concrete for new curb and gutter between Grants avenue and Woodland Avenue from 7:00AM to 7:00PM. No lane closures are needed for this work.

Night Shift – Monday June 22, 2015 through Friday June 29, 2015

Complete grading prior to placing concrete for new curb and gutter 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 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Continue grading prior to placing new curb and gutter 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 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Continue the installation of drainage pipes and associated drainage inlets. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 east and west of Powell Farm Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel and law enforcement from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Begin the relocation of fire hydrants between Tyler Drive and Town Road. Motorists should anticipate eastbound lane closures between Tyler Drive and Town Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by law enforcement and construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Begin placing concrete for new curb and gutter between Clubhouse Road and Old Mill Road from 9:00PM to 8:00AM. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Clubhouse Road and Old Mill Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.

Begin placing concrete for new curb and gutter between Grants Avenue and Woodland Avenue from 7:00AM to 7:00PM. Motorists should anticipate eastbound or westbound lane closures on Route 26 between Woodland Avenue and Grants Avenue with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00PM to 8:00AM.


Anticipated Lane Closures and Work for Route 26

Written on: June 15th, 2015 in Route 26

Below, for your use, is the anticipated work schedule and associated lane closures for work on the SR 26 Mainline Improvement Project along with Alternate Route directions and maps for the SR 26 corridor for those of you who may not be familiar with the area.

As a reminder, no lane closure restrictions are allowed on SR 26 during the day time hours until October 1, 2015. Construction activities requiring a lane restriction will occur Monday night through Friday morning from 9:00PM to 8:00AM each night.

Lane shifts consisting of maintaining one travel lane in each direction are permitted on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of each week between the hours of 6:00AM and 6:00PM.

Travel times to and from your destination may be quicker if you use one of the SR 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


Anticipated lane closure and work for Route 26

Written on: June 5th, 2015 in Route 26

As a reminder, no lane closure restrictions are allowed on Route 26 during the day time hours until October 1, 2015. Construction activities requiring a lane restriction will occur Monday night through Friday morning from 9:00PM to 8:00AM each night.

Lane shifts consisting of maintaining one travel lane in each direction are allowed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of each week between the hours of 6:00AM and 6:00PM.

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 Route 26 Mainline Construction Project. The recently reconstructed roadways include:

• Burbage Road, from Route 17 to Windmill Drive
• Windmill Drive to Route 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/


Anticipated Work Schedule for May 2

Written on: May 1st, 2015 in Route 26

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, May 4, 2015 through Saturday May 9, 2015

Continue milling and paving activities 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 7:00PM to 06:00AM.

Continue underground utility relocations in Ocean View. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound 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 06:00AM to 6:00PM.

Continue cleanup and placing topsoil around new sidewalks along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts on Route 26 between West Avenue and Woodland Avenue with both lanes getting through the work zone from 06:00AM to 6:00PM.

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 Powell Farm Road and Irons Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 06:00AM to 6:00PM.

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 Roxana Road (Route 17) and Irons Lane with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 06:00AM to 6:00PM.

Continue placing concrete for new ADA sidewalk ramps along Route 26. Motorists should anticipate eastbound and westbound lane shifts on Route 26 between Old Mill Road and Grants Avenue with both lanes getting through the work zone from 06:00AM to 6:00PM.

Continue adjusting manholes 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 06:00AM to 6:00PM.


Anticipated Work Schedule for April 27

Written on: April 24th, 2015 in Route 26

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

Written on: April 17th, 2015 in Route 26

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

Written on: March 20th, 2015 in Route 26

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

Written on: March 13th, 2015 in Route 26

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

Written on: February 6th, 2015 in Route 26

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.





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