• DelDOT, DNREC begin reconstruction at Hearns Pond Dam near SeafordState officials joined local residents for a briefing on the project to rehabilitate the aging Hearns Pond Dam and bring it into compliance with Delaware’s Dam Safety Regulations. The dam is the state’s top priority for improvements based on the risk to downstream communities and infrastructure should the dam fail.2016-07-25 14:10:43
  • DelDOT and Delaware Dept. of Agriculture Urge Drivers to Be Cautious When Sharing the Road with Farm EquipmentDelDOT and the Department of Agriculture are urging Delaware drivers to be alert for the presence of agricultural equipment on roads and to practice safe road-sharing techniques when encountering them. The state is the midst of harvest season and farmers are moving large tractors, trailers, trucks and other large equipment on state roads as they move between fields or to equipment staging areas.2015-10-20 15:00:14
  • DelDOT Welcomes Fans to the Firefly Music FestivalThe Department of Transportation (DelDOT) welcomes fans to Firefly Music Festival, at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway in Dover June 18 through June 21, and offers traffic information throughout the event.2015-06-18 08:14:08
  • DelDOT Signs MOU with Uber Allowing Its Operation in DelawareDelDOT has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Uber to approve the operation of its transportation network company in Delaware. 2015-06-11 15:18:51
  • Governor Nominates Delaware DMV Director to Cabinet Post Governor Jack Markell announced today he is nominating Jennifer Cohan to become the next Secretary of the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT). If confirmed by the Delaware State Senate, Cohan will succeed Shailen Bhatt, who will accept a nomination by Governor John Hickenlooper to serve as Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Transportation at the end of this month. 2015-01-05 16:50:30
  • DelDOT Secretary Bhatt Selected to lead Colorado Transportation Department 2015-01-05 12:56:56
  • I-495 Northbound and Southbound Closed at Bridge 1-813 over the Christina RiverThe Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) has announced an immediate closure of Bridge 1-813 over the Christina River on 1-495. 2014-06-02 17:44:38
  • Delaware ranked No. 4 among Bicycle Friendly StatesKicking off National Bike Month, the League of American Bicyclists has released its latest ranking of Bicycle Friendly States. In the seventh annual assessment, Delaware ranked No. 4 nationally, while placing No. 1 in the East and receiving 55.7 points out of 100.2014-05-01 15:11:47
  • Delaware Office of Highway Safety and Department of Transportation Launch Pedestrian Safety Education CampaignDelaware’s pedestrian safety education campaign kicked off this week with demonstrations of the effects of speed on pedestrian safety in New Castle County and Sussex County. The “Walk Smart” campaign, a collaborative effort between the Office of Highway Safety (OHS), the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT), and state and local law enforcement with other partners, is meant to educate the public about safe walking and crossing practices to improve safety on the road. The campaign comes at a significant time as May has trended as highest for pedestrian crashes in Delaware.2014-04-30 15:57:21
  • Heels & Wheels: Delaware Walk & Bike Summit For the first time ever, recreational trail users and active trail transportation commuters are gathering together for the Heels and Wheels Delaware Walk & Bike Summit 2014.2014-03-21 11:30:10
  • Construction Underway on Three-Year SR 26 Improvements ProjectA special project briefing to mark the start of construction of the State Route 26, Atlantic Avenue, Clarksville to Assawoman Canal Improvements Project was held for Governor Jack Markell, Route 26 Construction Advisory Group members, and the media at the South Coastal Library.2014-03-13 17:52:28
  • Governor Markell Proposes Plan for Funding Transportation Investments for Delaware’s FutureGovernor Jack Markell is asking legislators and Delawareans to support an increase in the state motor fuels tax as part of a plan to create a reliable revenue stream for the state’s Transportation Trust Fund (TTF), significantly boost spending on transportation projects statewide and put thousands of Delawareans to work over the next five years.2014-01-29 16:20:25
  • Governor Markell Announces Lifting of State of EmergencyGovernor Jack Markell announced he has lifted the State of Emergency Level One Driving Warning effective at 10:00 a.m. this morning. 2014-01-22 11:21:57
  • Driving Warning Remains in EffectState of Delaware offices will be closed today, as we continue to recover from the winter storm that ended this morning.2014-01-22 07:19:48
  • Governor Markell Issues State of Emergency for Winter StormWith a severe winter storm generating significant snowfall throughout Delaware, Governor Jack Markell has declared a State of Emergency that includes a statewide “Level 1 Driving Warning,” effective immediately. 2014-01-21 15:09:11



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