The Delaware Department of Transportation has announced the closure of Route 4/Newport Pike between North James Street and Marshall Street in Newport so contractors can paint the bridge.

The Delaware Department of Transportation has announced the closure of Route 4/Newport Pike between North James Street and Marshall Street in Newport so contractors can paint the bridge.

Work hours will be from 8:30 p.m. until 5 a.m., nights only, July 28-Aug. 2.

The detour includes: Turn right onto Centerville Road, turn left onto Hyland Avenue, turn left onto Newport Gap Pike and follow to Route 4 westbound.

For more information: DelDOT.gov.