The Delaware Department of Transportation announced the closure of Shortly Road, between Paradise Road and Homestead Road, Georgetown, from 7 a.m. Oct. 28 to 3 p.m. Nov. 8, for the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe for drainage improvements.

Detour route is Shortly Road to Paradise Road onto Governor Stockley Road to Hardscrapple Road and return to Shortly Road.

Detour signage will be posted.