INFORMATION

Press  Releases and Information

June 25, 2012
Access Roads Near Indian River Inlet Bridge Reopen Soon



June 12, 2012
Old Indian River Inlet Bridge To Be Removed This Summer



May 23, 2012
Landmark Indian River Inlet Bridge is now open on Route 1; Route 54 is completed



April 24, 2012
Public "Walk-Over" Event Will Allow Up Close Look of New Indian River Inlet Bridge



January 20, 2012
Indian River Inlet Bridge Open to Traffic



January 10, 2012
New Indian River Inlet Bridge To Open To Traffic On January 20



November 3, 2011
Public Workshop For Indian River Inlet Bridge Park Improvements



November 1, 2011
Indian River Inlet Bridge Traffic Pattern Shift Will Occur Wednesday, November 2



October 31, 2011
Indian River Inlet Bridge Southside Form Traveler Lowered and Removed



October 19, 2011
Milestone: Final Bridge Deck Concrete Pour Links North and South Spans



August 15, 2011
Indian River Inlet Bridge Northside Form Traveler Lowered and Removed



July 19, 2011
Attention Mariners: Clearance Levels Changing for Indian River Inlet Bridge>

May 5, 2011
Indian River Inlet Bridge Roadway Approach Work Phase II Traffic Pattern Switch Will Occur Before Memorial Day Weekend



April 5, 2011
Annual Underwater Scour and Pier Inspection Set for Indian River Inlet Bridge



March 8, 2011
DelDOT and Department of Education Partner For Unique Learning Opportunity



February 10, 2011
Statement About Overnight Fire at the Bridge



February 4, 2011
Indian River Inlet Bridge Roadway Approach Contract Awarded



October 19, 2010
Route 1 Lane Closure Postponed



October 13, 2010
Upcoming Lane Closure and Inspection Announced



September 14, 2010
Early Morning Lane Closure Needed on Route 1 Southbound For IRIB Construction



July 19, 2010
Annual Inspection of Existing Indian River Inlet Bridge Scheduled



May 24, 2010
Summer At Indian River Inlet Bridge



May 19, 2010
DelDOT Awarded $1.79 Million In Funding For Inlet Bridge Bike and Pedestrian Paths



April 29, 2010
First Deck Pour And Other Successes



April 20, 2010
Maintenance of Bridge Monitoring Devices Will Require Lane & Shoulder Closures



February 4, 2010
DelDOT and DOE Partner For Unique Learning Opportunity



December 22, 2009
End of year Construction Update



December 10, 2009
IRIB Public Workshop Rescheduled for Spring 2010



November 13, 2009
IRIB Open House & Site Tour Postponed



October 27, 2009
IRIB Open House & Site Tour Rescheduled



October 16, 2009
IRIB Open House & Site Tour Postponed



October 2, 2009
IRIB Open House & Site Tour



August 24, 2009
IRIB Construction has Positive Economic Impact for Sussex County



July 30, 2009
Massive Nighttime Concrete Pour Planned



June 11, 2009
Indian River Inlet Bridge Summer Construction Announced



May 14, 2009
Deciding Votes Cast For IRIB Aesthetic Design Features



April 16, 2009
Public Workshop Announced To Vote on Bridge Design Features



April 9, 2009
Lane Closures Needed on Route 1 Southbound For IRIB Construction



February 9, 2009
Construction Schedule and Construction Advisory Group Meetings Resume



November 18, 2008
Indian River Inlet Bridge Test Pile Driving To Occur Later This Month

Media Guidelines

Any media outlet wishing to do a story on the construction of the Indian River Inlet Bridge, please contact DelDOT's Office of Public Relations at 302.760.2080. DelDOT can provide you with information and/or coordinate interviews with key bridge personnel including the bridge contractor, Skanska USA Civil Southeast, Inc.

Any media personnel visiting the site must sign in at the DelDOT Field Office at 39368 Inlet Road, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971.

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