Mumford & Miller Concrete, Inc. will begin reconstructing the bridge backwall and expansion joint for the bridge over Drawyers Creek on U.S. Route 13 southbound between SR 896 and SR 299 in Odessa.

The work is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. on Friday, April 14 with the closure of the right lane on U.S. Route 13 southbound.

At 9 a.m. on Monday, April 17, U.S. Route 13 southbound will be CLOSED to traffic until 3 p.m. on Friday, April 21, pending weather. Tolls will be waived at Boyds Corner to SR 1 southbound. 

DelDOT advises motorists to avoid delays on U.S. Route 13, through traffic should stay on SR 1 southbound.

Detour Route:

U.S. Route 13 southbound ramp to SR 1 southbound ramp at Boyd's Corner to SR 299 off ramp in Odessa.

Variable message boards alerting motorists of the upcoming closure and detour signage will be posted. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes.