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Eastbound Interstate 76 (Schuylkill Expressway) will be restricted to one lane at night (Dec. 8-14) just east of the Route 23 Interchange in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, for the stabilization of the rock-lined hillside. Weather permitting, I-76’s eastbound right lane will be closed Sunday through Saturday nights (Dec. 8-14) from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Motorists are advised to allow additional time because slowdowns will occur in the construction area.
Travel restrictions will be in place (Dec. 6-9) on southbound U.S. Route 202 in Chester County to move southbound traffic over to the center of the highway between the Route 401 and U. S. Route 30 interchanges in East Whiteland Township.
Weather permitting, the following Route 202 travel restrictions are scheduled this weekend to implement the new construction traffic pattern:
· From 10 p.m. Friday (Dec. 6) to 10 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 7), Route 202 south will be reduced to one lane between Route 29 and Route 30 for the relocation of concrete barriers and painting of new pavement markings for the new southbound traffic pattern. Intermittent, 15-minute traffic stoppages may occur on southbound Route 202 after midnight.
· PennDOT’s contractor expects to shift southbound Route 202 traffic over to the median area beginning at the Mill Lane overpass, located north of Route 401, on Saturday (Dec. 7).
· From 10 p.m. Saturday (Dec. 7) to 10 a.m. Sunday (Dec. 8) and from 10 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 8) to 5 a.m. Monday (Dec. 9), southbound right lane closures may be in place on Route 202 between Route 401 and Route 30.
· The southbound Route 202 entrance and exit ramps at the Route 401 Interchange will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday (Dec. 6) to 5 a.m. Monday (Dec. 9) to tie the ramps into the new southbound traffic pattern.
Posted detours will be in place during the closure of the two access ramps at the Route 202/Route 401 Interchange.
Route 401 traffic heading to Route 202 south will be detoured north on Route 202 to the Route 29 North/Great Valley exit, then right on Matthews Road, right on Route 29 and right on Swedesford Road to the on-ramp to Route 202 south.
Southbound Route 202 motorists normally exiting at Route 401 will get off at Route 29 North/Great Valley exit and then turn left onto Swedesford Road and follow Swedesford Road to the Route 401 intersection.
Eastbound Interstate 76 (Schuylkill Expressway) will be reduced to one lane just east of the Route 23 Interchange in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, on Sunday through Thursday nights (Nov. 17-21) to stabilize the adjacent rocky hillside. I-76’s eastbound right lane will be closed Sunday through Thursday nights from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning through mid-December. In the event the operation is postponed one night by inclement weather, the contractor will work Friday nights. Motorists traveling east on I-76 through the construction area are advised to allow additional time because slowdowns will occur.
Aqua Pennsylvania will reduce County Line Road from four lanes to two between Blair Mill Road and Madison Avenue in Warminster Township, Bucks County and Hatboro Borough, Montgomery County, beginning Monday (Sept. 30) for water main installation. Aqua Pennsylvania will restrict County Line Road weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through December. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.
Lane restrictions and intermittent traffic stoppages are scheduled on Route 422 between the Sanatoga and Stowe interchanges in Montgomery and Chester counties for road and bridge improvements.
The work schedule is:
· One lane will be closed on eastbound Route 422 between the Route 724 and Sanatoga interchanges in Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County and North Coventry Township, Chester County, from Monday, Dec. 2 through Dec. 30 from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m.
· One lane will be closed on westbound Route 422 between the Sanatoga and Route 724 interchanges in Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County and North Coventry Township, Chester County, from Monday, Dec. 2 through Dec. 30 from 7 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area. The work schedules are weather dependent.
King of Prussia Associates will restrict Route 202 (West DeKalb Pike) between Allendale Road and Mall Boulevard in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County beginning Tuesday (May 28) for roadway construction. Crews will work weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Dec. 31, 2013
Aqua Pennsylvania will close Providence Road between Lansdowne Avenue and Springfield Road in Upper Darby Township and Yeadon Borough, Delaware County, beginning Monday (Nov. 25) for water main installation. Providence Road will be closed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Dec. 31. During construction, Aqua Pennsylvania will detour through traffic over Lansdowne Avenue, Baltimore Avenue, and Oak Avenue. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
The North Wales Water Authority will close County Line Road weeknights between Route 152 (Limekiln Pike) and Route 611 (Easton Road) in Warrington Township, Bucks County and Horsham Township, Montgomery County, beginning Wednesday, Sept. 11 for water main replacement. County Line Road will be closed Mondays through Fridays from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. through Feb. 2014. During construction, the North Wales Water Authority will detour County Line Road through traffic over Route 152 (Limekiln Pike), Route 463 (Horsham Road) and Route 611 (Easton Road). Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
Following a PennDOT structural inspection of County Bridge No. 221 in Nockamixon Township, engineers have decided to close the bridge to traffic, effective Tuesday, November 5. According to Bucks County Director of Operations Jerry Anderson, the bridge will remain closed for approximately six-eight months (April 2014) while it undergoes standard repairs. The 51-foot long, 15.5-foot wide steel Pratt Pony Truss bridge, which spans Gallows Run on Traugers Crossing Rd., was originally constructed in 1893 and reconditioned in 1936. It is one of 115 bridges owned and maintained by the County of Bucks. As a public notice, residents are advised that the bridge will be marked with “Bridge Closed” signs. Emergency response personnel have been notified and instructed to use alternate routes to access the surrounding area.
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