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DE Turf

The long awaited DE Turf sports complex finally opened last year in Frederica.

It was billed as a venue that would drive tourism to the First State by hosting a wide variety of sports tournaments on its 12 artificial turf fields – bringing athletes and their families to Delaware stay at hotels and spend their money.

Nearly a year later, we check in with DE Turf Executive Director Chris Giacomucci to see how well the facility is delivering on that promise.

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Officials assembled south of Frederica Friday to launch the latest a series of new transportation infrastructure projects.

The $18 million intersection will realign Frederica Road and Tub Mill Pond Road to connect with ramps and provide access to Route 1. It will also realign Milford Neck Road with southbound Route 1 via new ramps.