The Delaware Department of Transportation announced its contractor, Pennoni, will inspect the bridges over the Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on state Route 1 during the week of Aug. 7.

Motorists should be aware that bridge personnel and equipment will be operating in close proximity to the travel lanes and anticipate lane shifts.

Nighttime lane closures and lane shifts will occur from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.

The left lane will be closed on state Route 1 northbound between State Road and Bay Vista Road on Aug. 7. The left lane will be closed on state Route 1 southbound between Bay Vista Road and State Road on Aug. 8.

Daytime one-way traffic with flaggers on-site from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

There will be alternating one-way traffic controlled by flaggers on Oyster House Road between Kaitlyn Drive and Tabasco Lane on Aug. 9. Once this inspection is complete, the inspectors will proceed to alternating one-way traffic controlled by flaggers on Bay Road between Jefferson Street and Lee Street.