TRAFFIC ALERT - Route 1 and Route 30 (Wilkins Road/Cedar Neck Road) Overpass Project Will Require Nighttime Closure of Route 1
Milford -- As part of the Route 1 and Route 30 (Wilkins Road/Cedar Neck Road) Overpass Project, the Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that Route 1 southbound will be closed on Wednesday, December 4 from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. on Thursday, December 5 for the installation of concrete beams for the overpass. During the same timeframe, Route 1 northbound left lane will also be closed. In the event of inclement weather, the Route 1 southbound closure will be rescheduled for Thursday, December 5 from 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. on Friday, December 6.
Southbound traffic will be detoured at Route 36 to Business Route 1 to the new on ramp to Route 1 southbound.
On Thursday, December 5 from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. on Friday, December 6, Route 1 northbound will be closed. Route 1 southbound left lane will also be closed. In the event of inclement weather the Route 1 northbound closure will take place on Friday, December 6 from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. on Saturday, December 7.
Northbound traffic will be detoured at Johnson Road to Route 30 north onto Business Route 1 north, then right onto Route 36 east and access Route 1 northbound at Route 36.
The contractor will provide limited access for the residents living inside the closure areas.
Variable message boards are posted for motorists and detour signage will be posted.