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Southbound I95 and I295 Lane Closures

Location:  I-95 and SR 141 Southbound Interchange, New Castle 

Dates and Times: 

Nightly closures from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. beginning on Monday, October 11, 2021, until Saturday, October 16, 2021, pending weather

On nights from 8 pm to 5 am beginning Monday, October 11, 2021, until Friday, October 15, 2021, the contractor will close as many as three southbound I95 lanes and one southbound I295 lane. Expect delays during the work periods. 

On nights from 8 pm to 5 am beginning Monday, October 11, 2021, until Saturday, October 16, 2021, the contractor will close one lane on northbound SR 141 and southbound SR 141. Expect delays during the work periods. 

On Monday, October 11, 2021, from 8 pm to 5 am on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, southbound I295 will be closed.  For those travelling on southbound I-295, the following detour route will be utilized: 

  • The detour route will instruct drivers to use Ramp N (southbound I-295 to northbound 141) and then use Ramp L (northbound Delaware Route 141 to southbound I-95) to southbound I-95. 

On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, from 8 pm to 5 am on Thursday, October 14, 2021, and on Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 8 pm to 5 am on Friday, October 15, 2021, Ramp H (southbound SR 141 to southbound I-95) will be closed.  For those travelling on Ramp H, the following detour route will be utilized: 

  • The detour route will instruct drivers on southbound SR 141 to take the exit 2 ramp to northbound I-295, stay in the right lane and take the next ramp to northbound SR 141, stay in the right lane and take exit 3B ramp to southbound I-95. 

On Wednesday , October 13, 2021, from 8 pm to 5 am on Thursday, October 14, 2021, southbound I495 will be closed.  For those travelling on southbound I495, the following detour route will be utilized: 

  • The detour route will instruct drivers to use Exit 5A-B (Newport/New Castle) onto the slip lanes and back to southbound I95 south of the project limits. 

On Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 8 pm to 5 am on Friday, October 15, 2021, the southbound I95 slip lane will be closed and require detouring Ramp L (northbound Delaware Route 141 to southbound I-95). For those travelling on Ramp L, the following detour route will be utilized: 

  • The detour route will instruct drivers to use Ramp L to Ramp K (southbound I-95 to southbound SR 141). Continue on southbound SR 141 and turn right onto westbound Commons Boulevard then turn right onto westbound Churchmans Road (RT 58) then turn left onto Rt 1 and 7 South and I95 then take exit 165A onto southbound I95.