The Delaware Department of Transportation announced that Interstate 495 southbound will be closed at the southern split between Exit 1/U.S. 13 and Interstate 95 southbound in Wilmington from 9 p.m. July 27 through 5 a.m. July 30 for repaving and striping of lanes.

Motorists will be directed to the off-ramp to state Route 141 to access I-95 southbound. Motorists on route to Interstate 295 northbound will use state Route 141 southbound to access the ramp to I-295 northbound.

Detour signage will be posted.