As part of the Georgetown East Gateway improvements project, Route 9/East Market Street/Lewes-Georgetown Highway will be closed for intersection work. Improvements will consist of the realignment of Sand Hill Road and Airport Road to intersect with Route 9 at an improved angle.
The roadway between Sand Hill Road and Rogers Lane will be closed for approximately three weeks from 6 a.m., Saturday, May 1, until 10 p.m., Friday, May 21.
Detour routes are Eastbound: Route 9 to Sand Hill Road onto Burton Road to Gravel Hill Road and return to Route 9. Westbound: Route 9 to Park Avenue to South Bedford Street and return to Route 9.