Meetings & Events

03/18/2019 - 04:00 PM
Location: New Castle Elementary School
Address: 903 Delaware Street
New Castle, DE 19720

DelDOT Public Workshop SR 9 /SR 273 Delaware Street Railroad Crossing Safety Improvements

Public Workshop
SR 9 /SR 273 Delaware Street
Railroad Crossing Safety Improvements
New Castle Elementary School
903 Delaware Street
New Castle, DE 19720

Monday, March 18, 2019
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT), in conjunction with the City of New Castle, invites
the public to attend a public workshop to review and comment on the proposed railroad crossing
improvements on Delaware Street/Ferry Cut Off, from 8th Street to the intersection at Delaware Street. This
Railroad Crossing Safety Improvement project will include railroad crossing replacement, railroad crossing
signal and gate upgrades, signing and striping, ADA compliant sidewalks and crossings at the railroad,
traffic signal upgrades and pavement overlay within the project limits. Also included in the project is the
proposed closure of 8th Street between Delaware Street and Tremont Street. This workshop will also
provide information on the overall project and schedule.

The Public Workshop will be held on March 18, 2019 at the New Castle Elementary School in the Cafeteria.
Interested persons are invited to express their views in writing, giving reasons for, or in opposition to, the
proposed project. Comments will be received during the workshop or can be mailed to DelDOT
Community Relations, ATTN: Bob Perrine, Railroad Program Manager, P.O. Box 778, Dover, DE 19903 or
sent via email to

This location is accessible to persons having disabilities. Any person having special needs or requiring
special aid, such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired, is requested to contact DelDOT by phone at
(302) 760-2080 or mail to the above address one week in advance.

If you need further assistance or additional information, please contact the Office of Community Relations
at 1-800-652-5600 (in DE) or (302) 760-2080 or write to the above address.