TRAFFIC ALERT - Replacement of Crossroad Pipes Will Require the Closure of Windmill Road
Ocean View -- WHEN: 7 AM on Monday, November 19 until 5 PM on Monday, January 7, pending weather.
Complete road closure (24/7)
WHERE: Windmill Road between Atlantic Avenue and Deer Trail Road near Ocean View
WHAT: DelDOT's contractor, George & Lynch, Inc., will be replacing crossroad pipes for the Route 26 Mainline and Detour Routes Project.
The Detour Routes project will provide complete reconstruction of the alternate routes, as noted below:
Burbage Road from Route 17 to Windmill Road
Windmill Road from Route 26 to Central Avenue
Central Avenue from Windmill Road to Beaver Dam Road
Beaver Dam Road from Central Avenue to Muddy Neck Road
Specifically, it will include construction of two 11-foot travel lanes with 5-foot shoulders, which will be striped as bike lanes. Turn lanes will also be added at the intersections.
DelDOT will post signs to alert motorists of the upcoming closure and the accompanying detour routes.