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Route 24/John J. Williams Highway to close at Burton Pond for barge removal

Delaware News Desk
Sussex Countian

The Delaware Department of Transportation announced the closure of Route 24/John. J. Williams Highway between Hollymount Road and Robinsonville Road at Burton Pond near Lewes from 6 to 9 a.m. April 5 for the removal of the barge in the pond.

Route 24 westbound detour is right on Robinsonville Road, left on Conleys Chapel Road, left onto Route 23/Beaver Dam Road, left on Hollymount Road and back to Route 24. Route 24 eastbound detour route is left on Hollymount Road, right on Route 23/Beaver Dam Road, right on Conleys Chapel Road, and a right on to Robbinsville Road and return to Route 24.

Variable message boards will be posted to notify motorists of the upcoming road closure.