Nighttime closure of Exits 3B, 5A and I-295 southbound for bridge work

Delaware News Desk

As part of the Route 141, Interstate 95 Interchange to Jay Drive Project, the Delaware Department of Transportation's contractor, R.E. Pierson will close Exits 5B and 3B and Interstate 295 southbound the week of Aug. 17.

Closures are necessary for the installation of forms for the bridge deck.

Exit 3B/Route 141 northbound to I-95 southbound and Exit 5A/I-95 southbound to Route 141 southbound is set for 8 p.m. Aug. 17 until 6 a.m. Aug. 18.

For the closure of Exit 3B, motorists will take the ramp to Route 4 and continue straight onto Marshall Street, turn left onto westbound Route 4/Justis Street turn left onto James Street, turn left onto eastbound Route 4/Market Street and take the ramp to Route 141 southbound and take the ramp to I-95 southbound.

For the closure of Exit 5A, motorists on I-95 southbound will take the ramp to Route 141 northbound and take the ramp to Route 4 and continue straight onto Marshall Street. Turn left onto westbound Route 4/Justis Street and turn left onto James Street, turn left onto eastbound Route 4/Market Street and take the ramp to Route 141 southbound.

I-295 southbound to I-95 southbound merge will be closed from 8 p.m. Aug. 19 to 6 a.m. Aug. 20. Motorists will take Exit 5/Route 141 northbound and take Exit 3B to I-95 southbound (Newark/Baltimore).

Variable message boards and detour signage will be posted.

Delaware Department of Transportation