Weekend Closure of U.S. Route 13 SB for Removal of Southbound Bridge Deck and Paving
Wilmington, DE The Delaware Department of Transportation announces that their contractor, Eastern Highway Specialists will close Route 13 southbound between Route 141 and I-295 starting on Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m. until noon on Monday, October 27. This construction consists of removing the bridge deck and approach slabs in the southbound direction and replacing hot-mix on the roadway. A box culvert has been placed under this bridge to maintain foot traffic.
This closure is weather dependent and will be postponed to the following weekend if inclement conditions occur.
Message boards will be posted for motorists of the upcoming closure.
Detour: I-295 eastbound to Route 141 northbound to the Route 141/I-95 interchange. At the Route 141/I-95 interchange traffic, motorists will take Route 141 northbound to I-95 southbound loop to I-95 southbound to Route 141 southbound loop. Route 141/Basin Road southbound traffic will return to Route 13 southbound.