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The Wilmington Department of Public Works has compiled an attached list of streets that will be built or maintained over the next week by the city itself, or by DelDOT, Delmarva Power or private contractors. The attached information is for Monday, June 20 through Friday, June 24, 2022.

The city’s website has a real-time map that is updated daily so you can keep track of any changes to the weekly schedule due to weather or other construction-related delays. Public Works Commissioner Kelly Williams said every effort is being made to compile the most accurate list each week of street projects that may affect your travel in the city the following week. But she cautioned that timeframes for listed projects could change if they are delayed due to factors such as weather.

Italian Festival, Clifford Brown Jazz Festival, Open Streets, Arts Festival
Saint Anthony’s Italian Festivalwhich began on Sunday, June 12, and continues through Sunday, June 19.The tenth to the west 10The tenth Streets are closed to vehicular traffic until 5pm on Monday 20 June. During festival hours, the following streets will be closed:

  • North Scott Street between West 8The tenth Street and West 11The tenth Street
  • Howland Street between North Scott Street and North Dupont Street
  • West 9The tenth A street between North Lincoln Street and North Dupont Street
  • West 10The tenth A street between North Scott Street and North Dupont Street

The remaining 2022 hours of the Italian Festival are:

  • Friday 17 June: from 6 pm to 10:30 pm
  • Saturday 18 June and Sunday 19 June: From 2 pm to 10:30 pm

year 2022 Clifford Brown Jazz Festivalnow at 35The tenth The year, runs at Rodney Square until tomorrow Saturday, June 18th. Market Street between 10The tenth and 11The tenth Streets remain closed to vehicular traffic until the morning of Sunday, June 19, also, on Friday night, June 17, 10The tenth The street between King Street and Market Street will be closed from 4 pm to 10 pm, and on Saturday 18 June from 12 pm to 10 pm

next one Open the streets of Wilmington The event will take place on Saturday 25 June on New Castle Street in Southbridge. The road will be closed to cars from Streets D and A starting at 12 noon and continuing until 5 pm For more information, click here.

Saturday 25th June, West 9The tenth The street between Tatnall and Shipley Streets will be closed to motorists from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Vipal Vip Art FestIt will take place between noon and 6 pm

Motorists are also reminded that Downtown farmers market He returns to Rodney Square from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday – rainy or sunny – during October. For this reason, Market Street between 10The tenth and 11The tenth Every Wednesday the streets will be closed to traffic from 8am to 3pm

I-95 Restoration Corridor Project
The second phase of a two-year Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) reconstruction project to renovate and re-project Interstate 95 that runs through the city of Wilmington is underway. Traffic continues to move in both directions on the north side of the highway. To keep abreast of what is planned, what will happen and how it will affect your travels, please do the following:

  • visit DelDOT lane recovery Often (daily if possible) and sign up for updates including text messages:
  • Download and share information Restore Corridor Project Directoryavailable online here.
  • Contact DelDOT with questions or inquiries. The DelDOT Community Relations Office can be reached by calling 302.760.2080, or you can direct your questions to the DelDOT Transportation Management Center by calling 302.659.4600.

As part of its ongoing Restore the Corridor project, DelDOT reminds motorists that there are now two exits from I-95 Southbound to Wilmington: Exit 7A for downtown Wilmington and Exit 6 for 4.The tenth Street. Exit 7B is expected to remain closed for another month.

Motorists needing to exit Pennsylvania Avenue or head west on Delaware Avenue should now take Exit 7A, turn left onto Adams Street, and leave again on Delaware Avenue.

slope closing
DelDOT reminds motorists that 2second abbreviation The ramp south of I-95 will be closed from 9 p.m. tonight, Friday, June 17, until 7 a.m. tomorrow, Saturday, June 18.second abbreviation Street on-ramp will also be closed next Friday, June 24, between 9pm and 7am

Slow Down At Work I-95 Or Get A Ticket
DelDOT and the Delaware State Police are reminding motorists that Safety of electronic speed cameras a program Issues tickets with covered fines if you exceed the specified speed limit.

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Community and media inquiries:

John Raghu
Deputy Chief of Staff
City of Wilmington, Mayor’s Office
Mobile: (302) 420-7928
Email: [email protected]

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