Information provided by PennDOT

WEEK of 11/24/14

BUCKS COUNTY

Weekday lane restrictions are scheduled on Route 132 (Street Road) between Willopenn Drive and Route 611 (Easton Road) in Upper Southampton, Warminster and Warrington townships on Monday through the following Wednesday (Nov. 17-26) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for resurfacing operations.
 
Route 132 (Street Road) motorists are advised to use extra care when driving through the work zone and to allow additional time for travel because slowdowns will occur. The operations are dependent on the weather.
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Aqua Pennsylvania will close Bristol Road in Bensalem Township and Church Road in Cheltenham Township on Weekdays beginning Oct. 6 for water main installations.

The work schedule is:
· Oct. 6 through Dec. 22 – Bristol Road will be closed and detoured between U.S. Route 1 and Neshaminy Boulevard from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists will be detoured over Neshaminy Boulevard, Rock Hill Road, and Old Lincoln Highway.
· Oct 6 through Jan. 30, 2015 – Church Road will be closed and detoured between Route 611 (York Road) and Mill Road from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists will be detoured over Mill Road, New Second Street, Township Line Road, and Route 611 (York Road).
Motorists are advised to allow extra time for travel through the construction zones
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A new traffic pattern has been established on U.S. 13 between Bath Road and Green Lane in Bristol Township.  Crews will work from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. to paint new traffic lines, reposition traffic signs and barrels, and reconfigure traffic signals to shift traffic to the northbound and southbound left lanes. This new traffic pattern will be in place until Oct. 2015.
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Traffic will be restricted weekdays on Matsonford Road in Upper Merion and Lower Merion townships for water main replacements.
The work schedule is:

·    Tuesday, Nov. 11 through Friday, Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Matsonford Road will be closed between County Line Road and Old Gulph Road. During this weekday operation, Matsonford Road motorists will be detoured over County Line Road, Upper Gulph Road and Old Gulph Road; and

Local access will be maintained up to the construction zones. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas. The schedules are dependent on the weather.
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CHESTER COUNTY

The Pennsylvania Water Company will close and detour Route 372 (Valley Road) weekdays between Newport Avenue and Strasburg Road in Sadsbury Township beginning Dec. 1 for sewer installation.

Route 372 (Valley Road) will be closed on Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Dec. 24.

During construction, Route 372 (Valley Road) through traffic will be detoured over Route 82 (Deer Run Road) and Strasburg Road. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.
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Lane closures are scheduled two days next week and for the following week on southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) between Route 113 (Uwchlan Avenue) and Shoen Road in Uwchlan and West Whiteland townships for the relocation of construction barriers.

Weather permitting, southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) will be reduced from two lanes to one on Monday, Nov. 24 and Tuesday, Nov. 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and from Monday, Dec. 1 through Friday, Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Drivers are advised to allow additional time to travel south on Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) during construction because slowdowns will occur when traffic is restricted to one lane.
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Aqua Pennsylvania is planning weekday closures starting Monday, Nov. 24 on Paoli Pike and Devon Road in Willistown Township for water main replacements.  The closures will be in effect Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Jan. 31, 2015.

The work schedule is:

·    Paoli Pike will be closed between Warren Avenue and Devon Road. During this weekday operation, Paoli Pike motorists will be detoured over Sugartown Road, King Road, Route 352 (Sproul Road) and U.S. 30 (Lancaster Avenue); and

·    Devon Road will be closed between Paoli Pike and Grubb Road. During this weekday operation, Devon Road motorists will be detoured over South Valley Road, U.S. 30 (Lancaster Avenue), Route 352 (Sproul Road), King Road and Sugartown Road.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas. The schedules are dependent on the weather.
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The right lane will be closed on northbound U.S. 202 between Boot Road and U.S. 30 (Lancaster Avenue) in West Whiteland Township on Monday (Dec. 1) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a bridge inspection.
Motorists are advised to allow more time for travel during the bridge inspection because slowdowns will occur.
The inspections are part of PennDOT’s program to inspect state bridges at least once every two years. The inspections ensure the safety and condition of the bridges.
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Motorists will find overnight lane closures next week on U.S. 202 as crews work to complete a number of construction activities between the Chesterbrook and Route 401 interchanges in Tredyffrin and East Whiteland townships.

Weather permitting, periodic lane closures will be in place at locations on northbound and southbound U.S. 202 on Monday through Friday (Dec. 1-5) from 8 p.m. each evening until 5 a.m. the following morning.

Crews will work at night to complete post-inspection roadway items and wetland mitigation sites in the recently opened six-lane section of U.S. 202.
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Aqua Pennsylvania will restrict travel on three state roads in Chester County - North High Street and Marshall Street in West Chester Borough and Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) in Schuylkill Township – for the installation of new water mains.
The work schedule is:
·    From Monday, Sept. 29 to Friday, Nov. 28, Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) will be closed and detoured between White Horse Road and Kleyona Avenue in Schuylkill Township weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists will be detoured over Route 29 (Main Street), Pothouse Road, White Horse Road, Valley Park Road and Country Club Road; and
·    From Monday, Oct. 6 to Friday, Dec. 5, Marshall Street will be closed and detoured between North High Street and Montgomery Avenue in West Chester Borough and West Goshen Township weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. One posted detour will take traffic from North High Street over Market Street and Montgomery Avenue. A second detour will take vehicles over Montgomery Avenue, Gay Street and North High Street.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time for travel through the construction zones
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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) closed the structurally-deficient Burnt Mill Road Bridge over a branch of the Red Clay Creek in Kennett Township due to structural deterioration.
During the bridge closure, Burnt Mill Road will be detoured over Norway Road and Spring Mill Road. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.
The structure will remained closed until a project is designateded to either repair or replace the bridge.
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DELAWARE COUNTY

Aqua Pennsylvania will close Route 320 (Sproul Road) weekdays between Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Church Lane in Marple Township beginning Monday, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for water main replacement.
The weekday closure will be in effect through Wednesday, Dec 31. During this operation, Route 320 (Sproul Road) through traffic will be detoured over Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Church Lane.
Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
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Traffic will be restricted weekdays on Media Line Road in Marple Township for water main replacements.

The work schedule is:

·    Wednesday, Nov. 19 through Friday, Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Media Line Road will be closed between Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Newtown Street Road. During this weekday operation, Media Line Road motorists will be detoured over Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Newtown Street Road.

Local access will be maintained up to the construction zones.  Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas. The schedules are dependent on the weather.
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Route 252 (Providence Road) between Chatham Place and East Brookhaven Road will reduce to one lane in each direction in Nether Providence Township beginning Monday (Dec. 1). Crews will work weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Dec. 12.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through this area as back-ups may occur.