Route 15/Canterbury Road to be Closed


22Bridge Construction Will Require a Portion of Route 15/Canterbury Road to be Closed

On Monday, October 19 at 7am until Tuesday, December 19, pending weather,DelDOT’s contractor, George & Lynch Inc. will be replacing the bridge structure over Ward Branch on Route 15/Canterbury Road between Deer Valley Road and Rothermel Road, northwest of Milford. This project involves the replacement of the existing corrugated metal pipes with precast concrete box culvert. Additional work will also include minor reconstruction of the roadway approach, installation of guardrails, and placement of riprap in the stream to prevent erosion.

Detour Routes:

Southbound: Route 15/Canterbury Road southbound, turn left onto Carpenter Bridge Road, turn right onto Route 12/Mid-State Road, turn right onto Frederica Road, merge onto Route 1/Bay Road, Exit right for U.S. Route 113 /Milford/ DuPont Boulevard, turn right onto Route 14 /Milford-Harrington Highway, turn right onto Route 15/Canterbury Road.

Northbound: Continue on Route 14 eastbound, turn left onto U.S. 113 North/DuPont Boulevard, merge onto Route 1/Bay Road, turn left onto Frederica Road, turn left onto Route 12/Front Street, turn left onto Carpenter Bridge Road.

Message signs will be in place to advise motorists of the upcoming closure and detour.