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Indian River Inlet Bridge Demolition Work Update

Written on: June 19th, 2012 in Indian River Inlet Bridge

DelDOT apologizes for the inconvenience of night work during the removal of the old Indian River Inlet Bridge. Removal of the bridge over the water is safer being performed at night, thus we believe we need to perform that work at this time. Fortunately there are only four other dates when night work will be […]


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US Route 301 Archaeology Update

Written on: June 14th, 2012 in Archaeology UpdatesUS301

The Elkins Archaeology site has begun excavations, and after the first week of work there are some amazing finds.  The first week of excavation has produced a good range of 18th century artifacts similar in type and distribution to those recovered during the earlier Phase II work.   One spectacular artifact was found.  This is a copper […]


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Route 54 Project Update

Written on: June 14th, 2012 in Route 54

As of June 14, 2012, work on the south side related to sidewalks, entrances and handicap ramps is ongoing and is expected to be complete Friday, June 15. Work is being performed to install the signal detection loops and pedestrian signal poles at each of the signalized intersections. This work is expected to be complete […]


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SR 26 Improvement Project Survey Work To Occur This Summer

Written on: June 11th, 2012 in Route 26

Please note there will be minimal to no impact to the public due to this work. As DelDOT continues to plan ahead for the construction of SR 26 Improvement Project, it wishes to advise motorists and residents that some initial survey work and field review work related to utility relocation will be occurring this summer.  There […]


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Route 54 Project Update

Written on: June 6th, 2012 in Route 54

As of June 7, 2012, all work on the north side related to sidewalks, entrances and handicap ramps is complete. Work on the south side related to sidewalks, entrances and handicap ramps is presently being performed and is expected to be complete by next Friday. All final pavement markings are complete. Work is being performed […]


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US Route 301 Archaeology Update

Written on: June 5th, 2012 in Archaeology UpdatesUS301

Greetings and Salutations, Let me begin by introducing myself David S. Clarke DelDOT Archaeologist Department of Transportation P.O. Box 778-800 Bay Road Dover, DE 19903 Phone: (302) 760-2271 Fax: (302) 739-8282 david.clarke@state.de.us www.archaeology.deldot.gov Ok now that we’ve gotten the formalities out of the way, I want to welcome the world to the US Route 301 […]


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Route 54 Update

Written on: May 31st, 2012 in Route 54

5.31.12 – The contractor is working on pavement striping of symbols, arrows, etc. this week. If they work on Friday it will be under lane shifts and shoulder closures, so that two lanes of traffic can be maintained at all times. There was a concern this past weekend about the traffic signals not functioning correctly. […]


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Route 54 Holiday Weekend Update

Written on: May 24th, 2012 in Route 54

Today crews are out on Route 54 installing pavement markings (symbols, arrows, stop bars, etc.). This is expected to take 2 days, which will occur today until around noon, and then will resume next week. Crews are also performing some concrete work on the north side of the project, under a shoulder closure. Also today […]


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Indian River Inlet Bridge and Route 54 Open!

Written on: May 23rd, 2012 in Indian River Inlet BridgeRoute 54

No construction on Delaware’s beach routes this weekend Landmark Indian River Inlet Bridge is now open on Route 1; Route 54 is completed For the first time in several years, all major routes to Delaware’s beaches will be free of construction. According to officials from The Department of Transportation (DelDOT), motorists will have a much […]


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All Lanes Open On SR 54!

Written on: May 23rd, 2012 in Route 54

DelDOT announces that all mainline lanes of Route 54 are open and it invites visitors to come to the area this holiday weekend.    In April, DelDOT began working closely with Route 54 business owners and its contractor Mumford & Miller to reach the goal of substantially completing construction on Route 54.  Mainline paving work on […]


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