TRAFFIC ALERT - Carpenter Street Enhancements-City of Wilmington
Construction Scheduled to Begin Monday, April 1
Wilmington -- The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that GrassBusters Landscaping Company Inc., of Newark, Delaware will begin construction on Monday, April 1, for the Carpenter Street Enhancements for the City of Wilmington. Carpenter Street will be closed to through traffic and only open to local traffic. Van Buren Street will have lane and parking restrictions. Construction will be completed in approximately 68 calendar days, pending weather.
The location of the project will be on Carpenter Street between Jackson Street and Van Buren Street. The City of Wilmington applied for and was awarded a Transportation Enhancement (TE) Project that helps fund their downtown revitalization effort to improve pedestrian mobility and safety in the area.
This project will include construction of pedestrian and traffic calming facilities along Carpenter Street, new curbs, installation of curb ramp improvements to meet compliance regulations with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), improved signage, paving, and pedestrian lighting.
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