Route 1 Was Reopened Yesterday just Before Rush Hour

DelDOT reopened Route 1 just before rush hour yesterday. The road was closed throughout the day due to construction. Route 1 SB is open this morning.

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Happening Now: Route 1 SB Shutdown Until Further Notice

Update: 3:10 PM DE 1 SB AT EXIT 148 IS NOW OPEN, MOTORISTS MAY EXPERIENCE DELAYS APPROACHING THE ROTH BRIDGE

Update - Crews worked overnight night to install beams for the new Route 301 overpass near the Biddle's Corner Toll Plaza but ran into a problem when the crane malfunctioned. The malfunction has casued crews to work through the day with Route 1 SB closed. It's possible that the road will rmained closed during the afternoon commute. Alternate Routes are Routr 9, Route 13, Route 896/301 and Maryland Route 213 near Elkton. Middletown - Route 1 SB is shutdown until further notice in the area of the Biddle's Corner Toll Plaza due to ongoing construction according to a release from DelDOT.

 DelDOT is diverting all SB traffic at exit 148. Detour route will be exit 148 to US 13 SB to Route 896 / Pole Bridge Road, East on Pole Bridge Road to Route 1 SB