CAPE ELIZABETH — The town plans to begin a Route 77 paving project Tuesday.

The affected area is between Wentworth Road and Inn by the Sea. Motorists should expect slight delays during the work, which is expected to take four or five days to complete, according to Public Works Director Robert Malley.

Malley advises motorists heading south toward Scarborough to use Fowler Road as an alternate route.

The project involves milling – the removal of a layer of of pavement and replacement with a new layer. The contractor is Dayton Sand & Gravel.