Daytime Lane Restrictions for Eight Sussex County Roads


The Department of Transportation announces that George & Lynch Inc. will be rehabilitating eight roadways throughout Sussex County. The project consists of hot-mix patching.

The following roads will have intermittent lane restrictions:

• Cedar Beach Road from Shockley Road to Mills Road

• Sylvan Acres Road from Cedar Creek Road to Route 1

• North Oak Grove Road from Route 20 to the Maryland state line

• Route 16 from North Old State Road to Ponder Road

• Woodpecker Road from Route 20 to the Maryland state line

• Trap Pond Road from Wooten Road to Route 24

• Pear Tree Road from Route 26 to Careys Camp Road

• Zion Church Road from Evans Road to Gum Road

The project will begin on Monday, June 8 and end on Friday, July 17, pending weather. The work schedule will be from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Motorists should drive with caution and slow down in work zones.

Traffic alerts and traveler information are available at or tune-in to WTMC-AM 1380.