I-95 Construction | Wilmington, Delaware | I-95 Exit Guide

Lane Closures, Shifts, Travel Delays for I-95 Construction in Delaware

The Delaware Department of Transportation’s contractor will implement nighttime lane closures next week for work on the new SR 141 bridge. Motorists should anticipate travel delays.

I-95 Northbound Shifted to I-295 Northbound on the following dates and times:

  • 8 PM Monday, April 23, 2018 until 5 AM on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Rain Date: 8 PM Tuesday, April 24, 2018 until 5 AM on Wednesday, April 25, 2018
    • All I-95 northbound lanes will be closing and shifting to I-295 northbound between Exit 5 and past the Route 141 northbound interchange before merging again with I-95 northbound via the temporary crossover. The SR 141 northbound ramp (Exit 3A) to I-95 northbound and SR 141 southbound ramp (Exit 3A) to I-95 northbound will also be closed during this time period.

Detour Routes

I-95 northbound motorists will use the right lanes signed for I-295 northbound and stay in the left lane of I-295 and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-95 northbound.

  • SR 141 northbound to I-95 northbound motorists should follow detour signs and make a left on Commons Boulevard, a right onto Churchmans Road, a left onto SR 1/7 southbound, and merge onto I-95 northbound.
  • SR 141 southbound to I-95 northbound motorists should follow detour signs to make a right on Commons Boulevard, a right onto Churchmans Road, a left onto SR 1/7 southbound, and merge onto I-95 northbound.

I-295 Northbound Shifted to I-95 Northbound on the following dates and times

  • 8 PM Tuesday, April 24, 2018 until 5 AM on Wednesday, April 25, 2018
  • Rain Date: 8 PM Wednesday, April 25, 2018 until 5 AM on Thursday, April 26, 2018
    • The contractor will be shifting I-295 northbound traffic to I-95 northbound between Exit 5 and past the Route 141 northbound interchange before merging again with I-295 northbound via the temporary crossover. The SR 141 southbound ramp (Exit 2) to I-295 northbound will be also closed during this time period.

Detour Routes

  • I-295 northbound motorists will use the right lane signed for I-95 northbound and stay in the right lane of I-95 and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-295 northbound.
  • SR 141 southbound to I-295 northbound motorists should follow detour signs to make a right on Commons Boulevard, a right onto Churchmans Road, a left onto SR 1/7 southbound, and merge onto I-95 northbound.

Detour signage will be posted for motorists.


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