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Temporary Route Restrictions


OSOW Temporary Restrictions

Restricted Route Name Restricted Route Description
BLACKBIRD FOREST RD Vicinity CLAYTON

BLACKBIRD FOREST ROAD will be closed between HOLLETS CORNER RD and CLAYTON DELANEY RD starting 7/22/2024 for pipe replacement

EXPECTED COMPLETION: 7/24/2024
FAIRGROUND RD (CR316) Vicinity: HARRINGTON

FAIRGROUND RD will close on 7/15/2024 for pedestrian safety during the State Fair between EAST ST and US13.

Projected Completion Date: 7/29/2024
FIRETOWER RD (CR239) Vicinity: FELTON

FIRETOWER RD will close on 7/24/2024 for crossroad pipe replacement between TOMAHAWK LN and W EVANS RD.

Projected Completion Date: 8/2/2024
I495 SOUTHBOUND (BRIDGE 1 800 060) BRIDGE 1-800-060, I495 SOUTHBOUND DIRECTLY TO I95 SOUTHBOUND OR I295 NORTHBOUND IS CLOSED.

FOR TRAVEL TO I95 SOUTHBOUND, LOAD WILL USE EXIT 5 A-B (SR141 TOWARDS NEWPORT, NEW CASTLE) FROM I495 SOUTHBOUND. LOAD WILL THEN MERGE ONTO I95 SOUTHBOUND USING THE EXTEME RIGHT HAND LANE.

FOR TRAVEL TO I295 NORTHBOUND, LOAD WILL USE EXIT 1 (US13 TOWARDS WILMINGTON, DOVER) FROM I495 SOUTHBOUND. LOAD WILL THEN MERGE ONTO THE I295 NORTHBOUND RAMP FROM US13 SOUTHBOUND.

Proposed Completion Date: 7/15/2024
I95 NB RAMP TO SR896 Vicinity: NEWARK
I95 Northbound ramp to SR896 Southbound is closed for ramp reconfiguration.
Proposed Completion Date: 5/1/2025

Vicinity: NEWARK
I95 Northbound ramp to SR896 Northbound is closed for ramp reconfiguration.
Proposed Completion Date: 5/1/2025
I95 SB RAMP TO SR896 SB Vicinity: NEWARK

I95 Southbound ramp to SR896 Southbound will have barrier in place restricting lane width to 16 feet, plus shoulder.
Based on radius of the ramp, a load with a length of 100 feet should be restricted to a maximum width of 10 feet.

Projected Completion Date: 7/1/2025
JUMP SCHOOL HOUSE RD (CR258) Vicinity: FELTON

JUMP SCHOOL HOUSE RD is closed for crossroad pipe replacement between EQUITATION LN and SANDTOWN RD.

Projected Completion Date: 7/25/2024
MT ZION RD (RD 480) Vicinity: LAUREL

MT ZION RD (RD 480) will be closed between SEAFORD RD and US 13 (SUSSEX HWY) starting 7/12/2024 for crossroad pipe replacement

EXPECTED COMPLETION: 8/9/2024
OLD WILMINGTON RD (CR275) Vicinity: HOCKESSIN

OLD WILMINGTON RD will close for tree removal on 7/15/2024 located between LOVEVILLE RD and BRACKENVILLE RD.

Projected Completion Date: 7/18/2024
PATRIOTS WAY (CR318) Vicinity: MILLSBORO

PATRIOTS WAY will close to construct grade separated intersection between FOX RUN RD and US113 on 3/11/2024.

Projected Completion Date: 12/31/2029
PUNCHEON RUN CONNECTOR NB RAMP TO S BAY RD (EXIT 2B) Vicinity: DOVER

PUNCHEON RUN CONNECTOR Northbound ramp to S BAY RD Northbound, Exit 2B, is closed for ramp improvements.

Projected Completion Date: 8/5/2024
Pigeon Point Road VICINITY: NEW CASTLE

PIGEON POINT ROAD IS CLOSED AT THE INTERSECTION WITH PYLES LANE FOR CROSSROAD PIPE REPLACEMENT

STARTING: 7/16/2024

EXPECTED PROJECT COMPLETION: 8/2/2024

DETOUR: LAMBSONS LANE TO NEW CASTLE AVENUE
ROBINSONVILLE RD (CR277) Vicinity: REHOBOTH BEACH

ROBINSONVILLE RD will close for road safety improvements on 5/12/2024 located between SR24 and CONLEYS CHAPEL RD.

Projected Completion Date: 8/14/2024
SHALLCROSS LAKE RD (CR428) Vicinity: MIDDLETOWN

SHALLCROSS LAKE RD will close for drainage repair on 6/25/2024 between NANTUCKET DR and RUTH DR.

Projected Completion Date: 7/26/2024
SR 71 RED LION RD VICINITY: RED LION

SR 71 (RED LION ROAD) will be CLOSED between SR 72 (WRANGLE HILL RD) and JESTER STREET starting 7/22/2024 for paving and median construction

EXPECTED COMPLETION 7/26/2024
SR100 (MONTCHACHIN RD) Vicinity: WILMINGTON

MONTCHACHIN RD will close on 7/29/2024 for crossroad pipe replacement between SMITHBRIDGE RD and BRENDLE LN.

Projected Completion Date: 8/9/2024
SR15 (DUCK CREEK RD) Vicinity: CLAYTON

DUCK CREEK RD will close for sewer main repairs on 7/15/2024 located between SR6 and HIGHLAND AVE.

Projected Completion Date: 7/26/2024
SR24 (JOHN J WILLIAMS HWY) Vicinity: LEWES

SR24 will be moved into a contraflow pattern at the ROBINSONVILLE RD intersection for intersection improvements on 5/12/2024.
As a result, a maximum load width of 10 feet will be implemented between DORMAN RD and JOLYNS WAY.

Projected Completion Date: 12/4/2024
SR6 (E COMMERCE ST) Vicinity: SMYRNA

SR6 will close for sewer main repairs on 7/1/2024 located between US13 and LOCUST ST.

Projected Completion Date: 8/23/2024
SR6 (MAIN ST) Vicinity: CLAYTON

SR6 will close for crossroad pipe replacement on 7/8/2024 located between DUCK CREEK RD and CLAYTON AVE.

Projected Completion Date: 7/22/2024
SR72 (CHAPEL ST) Vicinity: NEWARK

SR72 will move into a contraflow configuration on 6/5/2023 reducing loads to a maximum width of 10 feet between BROOKHILL DR and DAWSON DR.

Projected Completion Date: 7/31/2024
SR896 RAMP TO I95 SB Vicinity: NEWARK

SR896 RAMP TO I95 Southbound is closed for ramp reconfiguration.

Detour, please use 896 - 4 - 273 - 95 - ect

Proposed Completion Date: 7/1/2025
SR896 SB RAMP TO I95 NB Vicinity: NEWARK

SR896 Southbound ramp to I95 Northbound is restricted to a maximum width of 16 feet.

Projected Completion Date: 7/1/2025
SR9 (DELAWARE CITY PORT PENN RD) Vicinity: DELAWARE CITY

The REEDY POINT BRIDGE on SR9 over the C&D Canal, will be restricted to one lane with a maximum width restriction of 12 feet.

Proposed Completion Date: 8/28/2024
TRAP POND RD (CR449) Vicinity: LAUREL

TRAP POND RD will close for spillway repairs over HITCH POND BRANCH on 5/20/2024 located between SR24 and HITCH POND RD.

Projected Completion Date: 8/30/2024
US13 (S DUPONT HWY) Vicinity: HARRINGTON

US13 Northbound and Southbound will be restricted to a maximum load height of 18 feet on 7/15/2024 between FAIRGROUND RD and TOWER HILL RD.

Projected Completion Date: 7/29/2024


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