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DelDOT Alert: Nighttime Closure of Ramps and I-295SB for Bridge Demolition
By JSalmon on 01/02/2020: 0 Comments  

Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) contractor, R E Pierson, will be closing ramps, lanes, and I-295 Southbound at night for bridge demolition as part of the Route 141 improvements, I-95 Interchange to Jay Drive project.

I-295 Southbound Closed to I-95 Southbound during the following time periods:

  • 8:00 p.m. on Monday, January 6, 2020 until 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 7, 2020.
  • 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 until 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

Detour:  For traffic on southbound I-295 to I-95 Southbound, vehicles will take the ramp (Exit 5), SR 141 NB to Newport then take Exit 3B to I-95 Southbound, Newark Baltimore.

Three lanes will be closed on I-95 southbound for the bridge demolition during the following time periods:

  • 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 until 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2020
  • 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2020 until 5:00 a.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020.

Closure of Ramps: Exit 3B Route 141 northbound to I-95 southbound AND Exit 5A I-95 Southbound to Route 141 southbound during the following time period:

  • 8:00 pm on Friday, January 10, 2020 until 5:00 am on Saturday, January 11, 2020.

Detour Routes:

Exit 3B/Route 141 Northbound to I-95 Southbound:  For traffic on northbound Route 141, vehicles will take the Exit 4 ramp to Route 4, continue straight onto Marshall Street, turn left onto westbound Route 4 (Justis Street), turn left onto James Street, turn left onto eastbound Route 4 (Market Street), take the ramp to Route 141 southbound, and take the Exit 3B ramp to I-95 southbound.

Exit 5A I-95 Southbound to Route 141 Northbound: For traffic on I-95 southbound, motorists will take the Exit 5B ramp to Route 141 northbound, take the Exit 4 ramp to Route 4, continue straight onto Marshall Street, turn left onto westbound Route 4 (Justis Street), turn left onto James Street, turn left onto eastbound Route 4 (Market Street), and take the Exit 3B ramp to southbound Route 141.

Variable message boards and detour signage will be posted for motorists.