DelDOT announced to motorists that its contractor Diamond Materials will be widening state Route 1 in the area of the Northeast Front Street crossover.

The work will require an eight-day, 24-hour full closure of the interior state Route 1 lane in the northbound and southbound directions in the area of Northeast Front Street, Milford, from April 16 to 24.

Additionally, the crossover at the Northeast Front Street and state Route 1 intersection will be closed during this timeframe.

Variable message boards and detour signage will be posted for motorists.