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Part of the Junction & Breakwater Trail (Photo from Lee Ann Walling)

Work on an extension to the Junction and Breakwater Pathway begins this week.

A Sussex County nonprofit has found a permanent home for the historic Lewes railroad swing bridge.


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The start of DelDOT’s “Restore the Corridor Project” along I-95 in Wilmington is being delayed.

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The Delaware Department of Transportation outlined it’s budget request in front of the Joint Finance Committee Monday.

The Town of Georgetown is set to begin a major waterline upgrade.



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A transportation infrastructure initiative announced by Gov. John Carney in 2019 is ready to fund a second round of projects.

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DelDOT’s massive restoration project on the I-95 corridor around Wilmington is just weeks away. 


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Last week, contributor Larry Nagengast highlighted a historic preservation victory in New Castle County – the Jester Farmhouse while highlighting some of the issues keeping the state, and specifically New Castle County, from seeing more success stories.

But there are other success stories. This week, Larry looks at another one, the Weldin House, detailing how it was saved and what its future holds.

DART First State

Changes in service and fares are coming to DART bus service statewide in February.

DART riders no longer need to worry about running out of data while using public transportation. 

Free internet access is now available on DART buses statewide.

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Delawareans were mostly spared the worst snow in Wednesday's winter storm.

The National Weather Service says it will be limited to the northernmost portion of New Castle County.

Sussex County Government

Sussex County looks to jump start some county road improvements by fronting the money to DelDOT to get them underway.

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DelDOT wants to help pedestrians to report issues they encounter.

DelDOT is adding a new “Report a Pedestrian Issue” feature on its website and app.

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Wilmington is bracing for the upcoming I-95 reconstruction project that’s expected to cause headaches for area drivers.

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The Delaware Department of Transportation plans major programs and projects in the next year, and is looking for the money to fund them.

A first-of-its-kind plan for Sussex County is now in place, designed to tie new development to infrastructure investment.


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Planners took the document that could guide changes to the 202 corridor in northern New Castle County to the public for a final look this week. 

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DelDOT reminds Delawareans to keep their eyes on the road following a pair of crashes in recent weeks that left three employees injured. 

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The state buyout of several residents near the Port of Wilmington is moving forward—after being delayed this spring because of the pandemic. 

A man in a beige suit wearing a face mask signs a piece of paper, int eh background are a man in a grey suit and a women to his right in a bright blue suit.
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Sussex County and DelDOT signed a new Memorandum of Understanding this week, updating an over 30 year-old agreement.


It attempts to bring a new level of communication on transportation issues.

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Delaware’s Department of Transportation (DelDOT) is cashing in again on the annual redistribution of federal infrastructure dollars.

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DART Paratransit is taking another step toward resuming normal operations - reinstating onboard ticket and cash fare collection next week.

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DelDOT’s Office of Civil Rights receives a grant from the Delaware Department of Labor for a new program.

The $75,000 grant will allow DelDOT’s Office of Civil Rights to implement the TRAIN Program. TRAIN stands for Today’s Reinvestment Around Industry Needs.


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Delaware’s transportation secretary is departing.

Gov. John Carney’s office announced Friday that DelDOT Secretary Jennifer Cohan is leaving his cabinet in October.  Cohan has spent 31 years working for the state in a variety of capacities.

Carney commends Cohan’s efforts to modernize DelDOT.

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A new law recently signed by Gov. John Carney bans those convicted of human trafficking from having a commercial driver’s license.

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While Delaware was locked down during the coronavirus pandemic, DelDOT crews and contractors were hard at work.


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The federal government is helping Delaware get some of its road construction done sooner.

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The first project related to the upcoming I-95 corridor rehabilitation plan in Wilmington begins Wednesday.

The nearly $20 million dollar project begins on April 15.


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The Delaware Memorial Bridge begins cashless tolling at its southbound Toll Plaza Thursday.


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Delaware’s Department of Transportation and the Division of Motor Vehicles are adjusting in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.