The Delaware Department of Transportation announced its contractor, Eastern Highway Specialists, will repair the bridge deck over Dragon Creek Run on Route 1, between U.S. 13 and Kirk St. Georges Road, northwest of St. Georges.

Route 1 southbound nighttime lane closures will begin April 22-30.

After the work is finished on Route 1 southbound; the contractor will proceed to close lanes on Route 1 northbound. The Route 1 northbound nighttime lane closures will begin May 1-8.

Motorists should be aware that construction personnel and equipment will be operating in close proximity to the travel lanes.

Variable message boards will be posted and motorists should anticipate lane shifts on Route 1 southbound/northbound. At all times, one lane will remain open to motorists.