TRAFFIC ALERT: DelDOT announces Route 26 roadwork for May 27 to 30

Night work continues on the State Route 26 Mainline Improvement Project between Clarksville and Ocean View. There may be lane closures overnight from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday night to Friday morning:

• at the Old Mill Road intersection (by Food Lion).
• between Old Mill Road and Grants Avenue to install a new drainage system.
• between Route 17 and Whites Neck Road (near Dollar General) to install a new Sussex County sewer line.

Detours are not required for this. Motorists should drive with caution, slow down in work zones, and never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.

The following work will not require lane closures:

• excavation of storm water management ponds near Route 17 in Clarksville.

Public update meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. at Bethany Beach Town Hall.