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DelDOT projects discussed by council

Terry RogersGovernment, Headlines, Milford Headline Story, Traffic

Milford City Council discussed several upcoming DelDOT projects, including a request to the state agency to re-investigate the possibility of a bypass connecting Route 113 and Route 1 in order to alleviate traffic. Other projects included the Northeast Front Street TAP project, changes to the Route 113 and 14 intersections as well as an update on the Mispillion drawbridge. “The …

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Large boats must find detour around Mispillion River bridge

Terry RogersGovernment, Headlines, Traffic

by Terry Rogers     Although safe for vehicle traffic, an accident has damaged mechanisms that will allow the Mispillion River Bridge to open, forcing larger boats to detour around the area. On December 28, a dump truck pulling an excavator on a flatbed truck struck the overhead portion of the Mispillion drawbridge causing significant damage to the machinery, support …


Pavement & Rehabilitation Project Will Require Lane Closure on Southeast 2nd Street

Terry RogersHeadlines, Traffic

Last week, DelDOT announced to motorists that Southeast Second Street form South Walnut Street to South Rehoboth Boulevard will have daytime lane and/or shoulder closures for milling, patching, paving, ADA curb ramp improvements, and striping.  Flaggers will be on-site to direct traffic. The street repairs will be conducted on weekdays starting on Tuesday, September 7 through mid-November, pending weather. Times …