The Department of Transportation will replace a crossroad pipe at Bridge 2-060A over Green Branch near Harrington. DelDOT’s maintenance crews will close a portion of Route 14/Vernon Road between Drapers Corners and Welch roads.


The Department of Transportation will replace a crossroad pipe at Bridge 2-060A over Green Branch near Harrington. DelDOT’s maintenance crews will close a portion of Route 14/Vernon Road between Drapers Corners and Welch roads.

The closure is expected to begin at 8:30 a.m. Monday, March 7. The road will reopen on or before 5 p.m. Monday, March 14, pending weather. The rain dates will be Monday, March 14 through Monday, March 21.

Traffic will be detoured as follows:

Eastbound: Turn north on Welch Road and then turn east onto Layton Corners Road, turn south on Drapers Road and back to Route 14/Vernon Road
  Westbound: Turn north on Drapers Corners Road, turn west onto Layton Corners Road, and turn south to Welch Road and back to Route 14/Vernon Road

Access to local residents and emergency response vehicles will be provided at all times.

For more information, visit www.DelDOT.gov, or go on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DelawareDOT or Twitter at www.twitter.com/DelawareDOT.