The Delaware Department of Transportation announced the closure of Peterkins Road — the bridge over Peterkins Branch — between Zoar Road and Deep Branch Road, Georgetown, from 7 a.m. May 20 until 11 p.m. June 1, for the removal of the corrugated metal pipes.

The pipes will be replaced with reinforced concrete box culvert.

Motorist traveling south on Peterkins Road will be detoured southwest on Deep Branch Road to Zoar Road. Motorist traveling north on Peterkins Road will be detoured eastbound on Zoar Road to Deep Branch Road northwest.

Detour signage will be posted.