INFORMATION

Project Limits

Park Avenue, also known as US Route 9 Truck Bypass, is a designated truck route for tractor trailers moving through the Georgetown area. DelDOT's Capital Transportation Plan for FY 2017-2023 recommends that the roads used for the truck bypass be upgraded with appropriate turn lanes, shoulders, and intersection improvements. Geometric and roadside improvements will be made throughout the project limits.

Project Need

  • Improve traffic and safety operations
  • Support economic growth
  • Support Federal, State, and Local initiatives

Project Timeline

  • Alternatives Public Workshops - June 13, 2016 & August 8, 2016
  • Begin NEPA Document Phase - Summer/Fall 2016
  • Preferred Alternative Public Workshop - October 18, 2017
  • Submit Final EA – Spring 2018
  • Current CTP Funding
    • Design 2018 - 2022
    • Right-of-Way 2020 - 2022
    • Construction 2022 - 2024

(Reviewed and Updated on 10/19/2017)