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City Of Lewes Plans Pedestrian Improvements

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LEWES, Del. - Officials with the city of Lewes, in conjunction with the Lewes Historical Society, say they are developing design plans for pedestrian improvements within Canalfront Park surrounding the Lewes Life-Saving Station. 

According to reports, the DelDOT-sponsored Transportation Alternatives project will provide new sidewalks, parking lot enhancements, additional lighting, and new landscaping to Canalfront Park.  Officials say there will also be sidewalk enhancements, including Americans with Disability Act (ADA) accessible curb ramps, on Shipcarpenter Road from Pilottown Road to 2nd Street. 

To hear more about the plans, the city is holding a workshop on Tuesday, January 7th at Lewes City Hall on 114 East Third Street in Lewes, Delaware from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Inquiries regarding the public workshop can be made by contacting Paul Eckrich, Lewes City Manager at peckrich@ci.lewes.de.us or (302) 645-7286, or Ann Gravatt, Program Manager, at the Department of Transportation at (302) 760-2254.

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