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SR141/I-95 Ramp Interchange Project

Written on: April 17th, 2017 in SR141

SR141/I-95 Ramp Interchange Project
April 14, 2017

The contractor, Mumford and Miller Inc., will be installing sheet piles to widen the I-95 acceleration lane from SR141. They will continue to form and pour a new deck for SR141 southbound and northbound and installing storm drains on SR141 northbound. They will continue placing fill for the widening of SR141 southbound and northbound to I-95. They are working on installing utility infrastructure through the SR 141 and I-95 northbound corridor. They are constructing Overhead Sign Structures Foundations throughout the project.

LANE CLOSURES:

Motorists should expect traffic on SR141 southbound and northbound to be reduced to one lane in the construction area during the hours of 9AM to 3PM, Monday thru Thursday.

Ramp Exit 5B (NB I-295 to NB SR141/Newport) remains closed until late October 2017. Northbound SR141/Newport should use Exit 5.

I-95/SR 141 Ramp Interchange Project Will Require Nighttime Lane Closures/Shifts on I-95 NB and I-295 NB starting Monday evening, April 17th until Friday morning April 20th. See full Traffic Alert below.

TRAFFIC ALERT:

SR 141/I-95 Ramp Interchange Project Will Require Nighttime Lane and Ramp Closures

Newport: The Delaware Department of Transportation’s (DelDOT) contractor, Mumford and Miller Inc., beginning at 8 p.m. on Monday, April 17 until 5 a.m. on Tuesday April 18, will be closing/shifting the I-295 northbound to I-95 northbound between Exit 5 and past SR 141 northbound interchange and also close the Ramp/SR 141 southbound to I-295 northbound. This is weather permitting.

Beginning at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18 until 5 a.m. on Wednesday, April 19; plus 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19 until 5 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, I-95 northbound will be closing and shifting lanes to I-295 northbound and close the Ramps/SR 141 northbound and southbound to I-95 northbound. The nighttime lane and ramp closures are necessary for bridge deck construction. This is weather permitting.

Nighttime Temporary Lane Closures/Lane Shifts and Ramp Closure
Monday, April 17 (Nighttime Only)
Ramp/SR 141 southbound to I-295 northbound closed. Motorists traveling on SR 141 southbound will follow detour signs to U.S. Route 13 north to I-295 to get to I-95 northbound.

I-295 northbound motorists will use the right lane signed for I-95 northbound and stay on the right lane of I-95 and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-295.

In the event of inclement weather, the work will proceed at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18 until Wednesday, April 19.

Tuesday, April 18 and Wednesday, April 19 (Nighttime Only)
Ramp/SR 141 southbound to I-95 northbound closed. Motorists traveling on SR 141 southbound will follow detour signs to U.S. Route 13 north to I-295 to I-95 northbound.

Ramp/SR 141 northbound to I-95 northbound closed. Motorists traveling east on Commons Boulevard will follow detour signs, taking SR 141 southbound to U.S. Route 13 north to I-295 to get to I-95 northbound. Motorists traveling northeast on Airport Road will follow detour signs, taking SR 141 southbound to U.S. Route 13 to I-295 to get to I-95 northbound.

Motorists traveling on SR 141 northbound will follow detour signs to SR 141 southbound to U.S. Route 13 north to I-295 to get to I-95 northbound.

I-95 northbound motorists will use the right lanes signed for I-295 northbound, stay on the left lane of I-295, and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-95 northbound.

In the event of inclement weather, the work will proceed at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 20 until 5 a.m. on Friday, April 21.


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QUARTERLY MEETING – US 301 Mainline Project – Construction Information Meeting – Section 2 & Section 3

Written on: April 17th, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301

QUARTERLY MEETING
US 301 Mainline Project
Construction Information Meeting – Section 2 & Section 3
Maryland/Delaware State Line to the new U.S. Route 301
Interchange with Summit Bridge Road.
At the Middletown Town Hall,
19 West Green Street Middletown, Delaware
Friday, April 28, 2017
10:00AM
If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact the Project Office
utilizing the contact information provided below.
Public Questions/Concerns:
Ken Cimino – On-Site Public Outreach Coordinator
Project Office – (302) 376-5600
Mailing Address: 1050 Industrial Dr., Suite 200
Middletown, Delaware 19709
Need Additional Information – Contact DelDOT Public Relations
Email – dotpr@state.de.us
Toll Free (Instate Only) – 1-800-652-5600
Call – 1-302-760-2080


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Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the US 301 Mainline Project during the week of April 17.

Written on: April 13th, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301

Monday, April 17 through Thursday, April 20

Continue bridge construction activities along SR 1. Motorists should anticipate a single lane closures along northbound or southbound SR 1 between the Roth Bridge and Toll Plaza from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

 Monday, April 17 through Friday, April 21

Continue roadway widening activities along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound or southbound lane closures on Summit Bridge Road, north and south of the Armstrong Corner Road/Marl Pit Road intersection, with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Continue roadway widening activities along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound lane shifts on Summit Bridge Road north and south Armstrong Corner/Marl Pit Road with traffic getting through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7 a.m. until 9 a.m. AND 3 p.m. until 5 p.m.

Continue placement of Temporary Concrete Traffic Barrier for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate single left lane or right lane closures on northbound and southbound US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Continue installing light pole bases along the northbound shoulder of US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a northbound right shoulder closure along US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities on Boyd’s Corner Road (SR 896). Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) west of Jamison Corner Road from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities across Bunker Hill Road. Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Bunker Hill Road near Appoquinimink High School from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Begin temporary line striping and saw cutting for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a single left lane or right lane on northbound US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Hyetts Corner Road is closed to traffic between the St. Georges High School and Windsor Commons Way until December 2018. Motorists traveling westbound on Hyetts Corner Road should follow Jamison Corner Road through the roundabout and continue to Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) and turn left, follow Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) to US 13 and turn left, and back to Hyetts Corner Road.  Motorists traveling eastbound on Hyett’s Corner Road should turn right at US 13, follow US 13 to Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) and turn right, follow Boyds Corner Road to Jamison Corner Road and turn right, follow Jamison Corner road through the roundabout and back to Hyetts Corner Road.

Middle Neck Road is closed at US 301. Motorists wishing to access Middle Neck Road from US 301 should follow the posted detour of Bunker Hill Road to Old Telegraph Road and back to Middle Neck Road.

Strawberry Lane is closed to traffic at US 301. Motorists wanting to access the east side of Strawberry Lane from US 301 will follow Levels Road (SR 15) to Strawberry Lane. Motorists wanting to access the west side of Strawberry Lane from US 301 will follow Warwick Road (SR 299) to Wilson Street/Strawberry Lane.


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Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the US 301 Mainline Project during the next week.

Written on: April 6th, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301


Monday, April 10, 2017 through Thursday, April 13, 2017

Continue bridge construction activities along SR 1. Motorists should anticipate a single lane closures along northbound or southbound SR 1 between the Roth Bridge and Toll Plaza from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Monday, April 10, 2017 through Friday, April 14, 2017

Continue preliminary construction activities for roadway widening along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound or southbound lane closures on Summit Bridge Road, north and south of the Armstrong Corner Road/Marl Pit Road intersection, with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Continue preliminary construction activities for roadway widening along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound lane shifts on Summit Bridge Road north and south Armstrong Corner/Marl Pit Road with traffic getting through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 07:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Continue median reconstruction along existing US 301 at Levels Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound left lane closures on existing US 301 at Levels Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Continue temporary line striping, saw cutting, and placement of Temporary Concrete Traffic Barrier for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate single left lane or right lane closures on northbound and southbound US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Begin repainting of temporary concrete barrier wall along US 13 south of the on ramp to SR 1. Motorists should anticipate single left lane or right lane closures on northbound and southbound US 13 between Port Penn Road and the on ramp for SR 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Continue installing light pole bases along the northbound shoulder of US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a northbound right shoulder closure along US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities on Boyd’s Corner Road (SR 896). Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) west of Jamison Corner Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities across Bunker Hill Road. Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Bunker Hill Road near Appoquinimink High School from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Begin temporary line striping and saw cutting for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a single left lane or right lane on northbound US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The left turn lane from Port Penn Road to southbound US13 will be closed to traffic until June of 2018. Traffic accessing southbound US13 will follow Port Penn Road to Pole Bridge Road and back to US13.
Hyetts Corner Road is closed to traffic between the St. Georges High School and Windsor Commons Way until December 2018. Motorists traveling westbound on Hyetts Corner Road should follow Jamison Corner Road through the roundabout and continue to Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) and turn left, follow Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) to US 13 and turn left, and back to Hyetts Corner Road. Motorists traveling eastbound on Hyett’s Corner Road should turn right at US 13, follow US 13 to Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) and turn right, follow Boyds Corner Road to Jamison Corner Road and turn right, follow Jamison Corner road through the roundabout and back to Hyetts Corner Road.

Middle Neck Roads is closed at US 301. Motorists wishing to access Middle Neck Road from US 301 should follow the posted detour of Bunker Hill Road to Old Telegraph Road and back to Middle Neck Road.

Strawberry Lane is closed to traffic at US 301. Motorists wanting to access the east side of Strawberry Lane from US 301 will follow Levels Road (SR 15) to Strawberry Lane. Motorists wanting to access the west side of Strawberry Lane from US 301 will follow Warwick Road (SR 299) to Wilson Street/Strawberry Lane.


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QUARTERLY MEETING – US 301 MAINLINE PROJECT

Written on: April 6th, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301

Construction Information Meeting #6 – Section 1
South of Boyd’s Corner Road to South of SR 1

At the Middletown Town Hall,
19 West Green Street Middletown, Delaware

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
10:00AM

If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact the field office utilizing the contact information provided below.

Public Questions/Concerns:
Ken Cimino – On-Site Public Outreach Coordinator
Project Office – (302) 376-5600
Mailing Address: 1050 Industrial Dr., Suite 200
Middletown, Delaware 19709

Need Additional Information – Contact DelDOT Public Relations
Email – dotpr@state.de.us
Toll Free (Instate Only) – 1-800-652-5600
Call – 1-302-760-2080


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Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the US 301 Mainline Project during the week of April 3.

Written on: March 30th, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301

Monday, April 3 through Thursday, April 6

Continue bridge construction activities along SR 1. Motorists should anticipate a single lane closures along northbound or southbound SR 1 between the Roth Bridge and Toll Plaza from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

 Monday, April 3 through Friday, April 7 

Continue preliminary construction activities for roadway widening along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound or southbound lane closures on Summit Bridge Road, north and south of the Armstrong Corner Road/Marl Pit Road intersection, with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Continue preliminary construction activities for roadway widening along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound lane shifts on Summit Bridge Road north and south Armstrong Corner/Marl Pit Road with traffic getting through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 7 a.m. until 9 a.m. AND 3 p.m. until 5 p.m.

Continue median reconstruction along existing US 301 at Levels Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound left lane closures on existing US 301 at Levels Road from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Continue temporary line striping, saw cutting, and placement of Temporary Concrete Traffic Barrier for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate single left lane or right lane closures on northbound and southbound US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Continue installing light pole bases along the northbound shoulder of US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a northbound right shoulder closure along US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities on Boyd’s Corner Road (SR 896). Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) west of Jamison Corner Road from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities across Bunker Hill Road. Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Bunker Hill Road near Appoquinimink High School from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Begin temporary line striping and saw cutting for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a single left lane or right lane on northbound US 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

The left turn lane from Port Penn Road to southbound US13 will be closed to traffic until      June of 2018. Traffic accessing southbound US13 will follow Port Penn Road to Pole Bridge Road and back to US 13.

Hyetts Corner Road is closed to traffic between the St. Georges High School and Windsor Commons Way until December 2018. Motorists traveling westbound on Hyetts Corner Road should follow Jamison Corner Road through the roundabout and continue to Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) and turn left, follow Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) to US 13 and turn left, and back to Hyetts Corner Road.  Motorists traveling eastbound on Hyett’s Corner Road should turn right at US 13, follow US 13 to Boyds Corner Road (SR 896) and turn right, follow Boyds Corner Road to Jamison Corner Road and turn right, follow Jamison Corner road through the roundabout and back to Hyetts Corner Road.

Middle Neck Road is closed at US 301. Motorists wishing to access Middle Neck Road from US 301 should follow the posted detour of Bunker Hill Road to Old Telegraph Road and back to Middle Neck Road.

Strawberry Lane is closed to traffic at US 301. Motorists wanting to access the east side of Strawberry Lane from US 301 will follow Levels Road (SR 15) to Strawberry Lane. Motorists wanting to access the west side of Strawberry Lane from US 301 will follow Warwick Road (SR 299) to Wilson Street/Strawberry Lane.


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Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the US301 Mainline Project during the next week.

Written on: March 23rd, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301

Monday, March 27, 2017 through Thursday, March 30, 2017

Continue bridge construction activities along SR1. Motorists should anticipate single lane closures along northbound or southbound SR1 between the Roth Bridge and Toll Plaza from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Monday, March 20, 2017 through Friday, March 31, 2017

Continue preliminary construction activities for roadway widening along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound or southbound lane closures on Summit Bridge Road, north and south of the Armstrong Corner Road/Marl Pit Road intersection, with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Continue preliminary construction activities for roadway widening along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound lane shifts on Summit Bridge Road north and south Armstrong Corner/Marl Pit Road with traffic getting through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 07:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., and 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue median reconstruction along existing US301 at Levels Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound left lane closures on existing US301 at Levels Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Begin temporary line striping and saw cutting for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a single left lane or right lane closure on northbound US13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Continue installing light pole bases along the northbound shoulder of US13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a northbound right shoulder closure along US13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities on Boyd’s Corner Road (SR896). Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Boyds Corner Road (SR896) west of Jamison Corner Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities across Bunker Hill Road. Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Bunker Hill Road near Appoquinimink High School from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Begin temporary line striping and saw cutting for Phase 2 work between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a single left lane or right lane on northbound US13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Hyetts Corner Road is closed to traffic between the St. Georges High School and Windsor Commons Way until December 2018. Motorists traveling westbound on Hyetts Corner Road should follow Jamison Corner Road through the roundabout and continue to Boyds Corner Road (SR896) and turn left, follow Boyds Corner Road (SR896) to US13 and turn left, and back to Hyetts Corner Road. Motorists traveling eastbound on Hyett’s Corner Road should turn right at US13, follow US13 to Boyds Corner Road (SR896) and turn right, follow Boyds Corner Road to Jamison Corner Road and turn right, follow Jamison Corner road through the roundabout and back to Hyetts Corner Road.

Middle Neck Roads is closed at US301. Motorists wishing to access Middle Neck Road from US301 should follow the posted detour of Bunker Hill Road to Old Telegraph Road and back to Middle Neck Road.

Strawberry Lane is closed to traffic at US301. Motorists wanting to access the east side of Strawberry Lane from US301 will follow Levels Road (SR15) to Strawberry Lane. Motorists wanting to access the west side of Strawberry Lane from US301 will follow Warwick Road (SR299) to Wilson Street/Strawberry Lane.


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SR141/I95 Ramp Interchange Project

Written on: March 23rd, 2017 in SR141

SR141/I-95 Ramp Interchange Project
March 17, 2017

The contractor, Mumford and Miller Inc., will be installing sheeting piles to widen the I-95 acceleration lane from SR141. They will continue to form and pour a new deck for SR141 southbound and installing storm drains on SR141 northbound. They will continue placing fill for the widening of SR141 southbound and northbound to I-95. They plan on setting bridge beams on the new SR 141 Northbound Bridge at night. There will be a temporary installation of guardrail on eastbound Airport Road at SR141 southbound.

LANE CLOSURES:

Motorists should expect traffic on SR141 southbound and northbound to be reduced to one lane in the construction area during the hours of 9AM to 3PM, Monday thru Friday.

Ramp Exit 5B (NB I-295 to NB SR141/Newport) remains closed until late June 2017. Northbound SR141/Newport should use Exit 5.

On Thursday and Friday, from 9AM to 3PM, there will be a lane shift on eastbound Airport Road.

I-95/SR 141 Ramp Interchange Project Will Require Nighttime Lane Closures/Shifts on I-95 NB and I-295 NB starting Monday evening, March 20th until Thursday morning March, 23rd. See full Traffic Alert below.

TRAFFIC ALERT:

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

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.

I-95 right lane close (one lane close)

I-295 northbound motorists will use the right lane signed for I-95 northbound and stay on the right lane of I-95 and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-295.

7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21 until 5 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22; and
7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22 until 5 a.m. on Thursday, March 23
Exit 3A/DE 141 Northbound Ramp to I-95 Northbound

Motorists traveling east on Commons Boulevard will follow detour signs and take DE 141 southbound to U.S. Route 13 northbound to I-295 to I-95 northbound.

Motorists traveling northeast on Airport Road will follow detour signs, taking DE 141 southbound to U.S. Route 13 to I-295 to I-95 northbound.

Motorists traveling on DE 141 northbound will follow detour signs to DE 141 southbound to U.S. Route 13 to I-295 to I-95 northbound.

I-95 northbound motorists will use the right lanes signed for I-295 northbound and stay on the left lane of I-295 and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-95 northbound.

7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21 until 5 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22; and
7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22 until 5 a.m. on Thursday, March 23.
Exit 3A/Route 141 Southbound Ramp to I-95 Northbound

Detour Route: Motorists traveling on SR 141 southbound will follow detour signs to U.S. Route 13 north to I-295 to get to I-95.


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Below is an outline of the REVISED anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the U.S. Route 301 Mainline Project during this week.

Written on: March 20th, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301

Friday, March 17, 2017 through Monday, March 20, 2017

U.S. Route 13 will be closed to through between Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017 through Monday, March 20, 2017 at 5:00 a.m. This closure will detour traffic to Pole Bridge Road, to Port Penn Road and back to U.S. Route 13. Truck traffic will be urged to use State Route 1 as the alternate route for through traffic to points north and south.

Due to the inconvenience caused by this closure the weekend toll rates at Biddles Toll Plaza this weekend will not go in effect. Tolls will remain $1.00 for passenger vehicles and toll rates for three or more axle vehicles will also remain at the normal weekday rate. Vehicles will still be able to access State Route 1 northbound from U.S. Route 13.

Monday, March 20, 2017 through Thursday, March 23, 2017

Continue bridge construction activities along State Route 1. Motorists should anticipate single lane closures along northbound or southbound State Route 1 between the Roth Bridge and Toll Plaza from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Monday, March 20, 2017 through Friday, March 24, 2017

**********<em>Begin preliminary construction activities for roadway widening along Summit Bridge Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound or southbound lane closures on Summit Bridge Road between Armstrong Corner/Marl Pit Road and Old School House Road with traffic alternating through the work zone utilizing a flagging operation by construction personnel from 09:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Continue median reconstruction along existing U.S. Route 301 at Levels Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound left lane closures on existing U.S. Route 301 at Levels Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Continue preliminary work for new traffic pattern and roadway widening. The northbound shoulder of Summit Bridge Road north and south of Armstrong Corner/Marl Pit Road will remain closed for roadway widening.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities on Boyd’s Corner Road (State Route 896). Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) west of Jamison Corner Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities across Bunker Hill Road. Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Bunker Hill Road near Appoquinimink High School from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue drainage work along the northbound shoulder of U.S. Route 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a northbound right shoulder closure along U.S. Route 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Hyetts Corner Road is closed to traffic between the St. Georges High School and Windsor Commons Way until December 2018. Motorists traveling westbound on Hyetts Corner Road should follow Jamison Corner Road through the roundabout and continue to Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) and turn left, follow Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) to U.S. Route 13 and turn left, and back to Hyetts Corner Road. Motorists traveling eastbound on Hyett’s Corner Road should turn right at U.S. Route 13, follow U.S. Route 13 to Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) and turn right, follow Boyds Corner Road to Jamison Corner Road and turn right, follow Jamison Corner road through the roundabout and back to Hyetts Corner Road.

Middle Neck Roads is closed at U.S. Route 301. Motorists wishing to access Middle Neck Road from U.S. Route 301 should follow the posted detour of Bunker Hill Road to Old Telegraph Road and back to Middle Neck Road.

Strawberry Lane is closed to traffic at U.S. Route 301. Motorists wanting to access the east side of Strawberry Lane from U.S. Route 301 will follow Levels Road (State Route 15) to Strawberry Lane. Motorists wanting to access the west side of Strawberry Lane from U.S. Route 301 will follow Warwick Road (State Route 299) to Wilson Street/Strawberry Lane.


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Below is an outline of the anticipated construction schedule and associated lane closures for work on the U.S. Route 301 Mainline Project during the next week.

Written on: March 16th, 2017 in US 301 Project UpdatesUS301

Friday, March 17, 2017 through Monday, March 20, 2017

U.S. Route 13 will be closed to through between Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017 through Monday, March 20, 2017 at 5:00 a.m. This closure will detour traffic to Pole Bridge Road, to Port Penn Road and back to U.S. Route 13. Truck traffic will be urged to use State Route 1 as the alternate route for through traffic to points north and south.

Due to the inconvenience caused by this closure the weekend toll rates at Biddles Toll Plaza this weekend will not go in effect. Tolls will remain $1.00 for passenger vehicles and toll rates for three or more axle vehicles will also remain at the normal weekday rate. Vehicles will still be able to access State Route 1 northbound from U.S. Route 13.

Monday, March 20, 2017 through Thursday, March 23, 2017

Continue bridge construction activities along State Route 1. Motorists should anticipate single lane closures along northbound or southbound State Route 1 between the Roth Bridge and Toll Plaza from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Monday, March 20, 2017 through Friday, March 24, 2017

Continue median reconstruction along existing U.S. Route 301 at Levels Road. Motorists should anticipate northbound and southbound left lane closures on existing U.S. Route 301 at Levels Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Continue preliminary work for new traffic pattern and roadway widening. The northbound shoulder of Summit Bridge Road north and south of Armstrong Corner/Marl Pit Road will remain closed for roadway widening.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities on Boyd’s Corner Road (State Route 896). Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) west of Jamison Corner Road from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Continue dirt hauling and bridge construction activities across Bunker Hill Road. Motorists should anticipate a flagging operation by construction personnel on Bunker Hill Road near Appoquinimink High School from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Continue drainage work along the northbound shoulder of U.S. Route 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road. Motorists should anticipate a northbound right shoulder closure along U.S. Route 13 between Old Hyetts Corner Road and Port Penn Road from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Hyetts Corner Road is closed to traffic between the St. Georges High School and Windsor Commons Way until December 2018. Motorists traveling westbound on Hyetts Corner Road should follow Jamison Corner Road through the roundabout and continue to Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) and turn left, follow Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) to U.S. Route 13 and turn left, and back to Hyetts Corner Road. Motorists traveling eastbound on Hyett’s Corner Road should turn right at U.S. Route 13, follow U.S. Route 13 to Boyds Corner Road (State Route 896) and turn right, follow Boyds Corner Road to Jamison Corner Road and turn right, follow Jamison Corner road through the roundabout and back to Hyetts Corner Road.

Middle Neck Roads is closed at U.S. Route 301. Motorists wishing to access Middle Neck Road from U.S. Route 301 should follow the posted detour of Bunker Hill Road to Old Telegraph Road and back to Middle Neck Road.

Strawberry Lane is closed to traffic at U.S. Route 301. Motorists wanting to access the east side of Strawberry Lane from U.S. Route 301 will follow Levels Road (State Route 15) to Strawberry Lane. Motorists wanting to access the west side of Strawberry Lane from U.S. Route 301 will follow Warwick Road (State Route 299) to Wilson Street/Strawberry Lane.





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