Delaware: DOT Prepared for Labor Day Traffic, Suspends Lane Closures

Delaware: DOT Prepared for Labor Day Traffic, Suspends Lane Closures

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) will suspend planned lane closures on Delaware’s major roadways beginning at noon on Friday, September 4 and ending at midnight on Monday, September 7.

DelDOT’s Transportation Management Center (TMC) monitors and adjusts traffic signals for heavy congestion or incidents. Motorists can contact the TMC (24/7) at the following numbers: Dial #77 from any cell phone; (302) 659-4600; or 1-800-324-8379.

Motorists who have E-ZPass can expedite their trip by using the E-ZPass Speed Lanes at I-95 Newark, Route 1-Biddles Corner, and Route 1-Dover Toll Plazas.

DART First State bus services, both fixed route and paratransit, will not operate on Monday, September 7, with the exception of the Resort Transit Routes 201-208, its related paratransit service, and Route 305, Beach Connection. Monday, September 7 is the last day of operation for Route 305, Beach Connection; however, the Resort Transit Routes will continue to provide service through Sunday, September 13, serving Rehoboth, Lewes, Georgetown, Dewey, Bethany, Fenwick Island and Ocean City, Maryland. Transit information can be found at DART First State

Motorists may also stop at the I-95 Service Plaza in Newark or the Smyrna Rest Area just off of Exit 119 on Route 1.


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