TRAFFIC ALERT – New Castle County – Nighttime Closure of Exit 2 and Airport Road Westbound for Milling

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New Castle —

Traffic Information: DelDOT announces to motorists that Exit 2/Route 141 Southbound to I-295 Northbound AND Airport Road Westbound will be closed for approximately an hour on Wednesday, July 28. The closure will occur between the hours of 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Thursday, July 29 to mill the existing hot-mix pavement.
Detour Routes:
Route 141 Southbound, (north of I-95 interchange): Motorists will take the ramp to southbound I-95, to Route 58/Churchmans Road, turn left onto Route 7, take ramp to I-95 northbound and take ramp to I-295 northbound. [More]

TRAFFIC ALERT – New Castle County – Phase 1B, I-95 Northbound Ramp Closure Updates

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Wilmington —

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces an update to the I-95 northbound on-ramp closures associated with the I-95 Rehabilitation Phase 1 traffic pattern implemented earlier this year.
Preparations to move into Phase 1B will start on Friday July 30 and continue through the weekend. Work will include installing signage on detour routes, striping, barrier relocation and the closure of the I-95 northbound on-ramp from Delaware Avenue/Adams Street and re-opening the newly reconstructed I-95 northbound on-ramp at 10th Street and Adams Street. [More]

TRAFFIC ALERT – New Castle County – Nighttime Lane Closure at Route 273 and Appleby Road for Signal Upgrade

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Christiana —

Traffic Information: DelDOT announces to motorists that nighttime intermittent lane closures will occur at the intersection of Route 273 and Appleby Road. The work will include the installation of traffic detector loops, installation of new pedestrian signals, and shifting signals to proper positioning to lanes.
The work will occur at 9 p.m. on Tuesday, July 27 until 5 a.m. on Wednesday, July 28, pending weather. [More]

TRAFFIC ALERT – New Castle County – St. Georges Streetscape Phase III / Construction Scheduled to Begin August 2, 2021

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St. Georges —

Traffic Information: The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that their contractor, Mumford & Miller Concrete Inc. will begin construction on Monday, August 2, 2021 for the St. Georges Streetscape Phase III project.
Locations: Broad Street from Delaware Avenue to US 13 AND Church Street from Main Street to Broad Street, St. [More]

TRAFFIC ALERT – Kent County – Closure of Cartanza Road for Entrance Widening

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Dover —

Traffic Information: DelDOT announces to motorists that the following roadway will be closed for the widening of the entrance pipe to Cartanza Road at the intersection of Bayside Drive. This work will include the addition of reinforced concrete pipe and a crossroad pipe, west of Bayside Drive.
Times and Dates: 11 a.m. on July 22, 2021 until 5 p.m. on September 30, 2021, pending weather. [More]

Who knew having a U.S. president meant traffic woes when he comes home?

Betsy Price Headlines, Traffic

President Joe Biden is coming home this weekend, and you know what that means.     If it’s Friday at 5 p.m. and the traffic is bad, it can only mean one thing. And it’s NOT happy hour. It’s “Joe Jam” time. That’s the kitschy name for the traffic congestion that occurs around Route 141, 48 and Centreville Road when …

Bike to Work Day in 2019. (City of Wilmington)

It’s Bike to Work Day on Friday in Wilmington

Betsy Price Government, Headlines, Traffic

Routes for Wilmington’s 2021 Bike to Work Day. (City of Wilmington) Bike to Work Day will be celebrated Friday in Wilmington, with multiple guided rides that end at the H.B. du Pont Plaza downtown. Registered participants get T-shirts and refreshments. The event is part of a nationwide effort to promote commuting by bicycle and biking in general. May is National …