The Delaware Department of Transportation announced the closure of Airport Road, between Interstate 95 and Commons Boulevard, New Castle, from 7 a.m. July 12 to 4 p.m. July 26.

DelDOT’s contractor will be paving Airport Road and raising a section of the road to help mitigate flooding in this area.

Detour route from I-95 will follow Airport Road to Route 141 southbound to Commons Boulevard. Detour route from Commons Boulevard is Route 141 northbound to Airport Road. Detour signage will be posted for motorists.