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Week of:  5/23/16  

BUCKS COUNTY


Travel restrictions are scheduled in Bucks CountY next week for overhead sign structure inspections.  Weather permitting, the overhead sign inspection schedule is:

·      On Monday, May 23, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on U.S. 1 north between Business U.S. 1 and Interstate 95 interchanges in Middletown Township, Bucks County.
·       On Monday, May 23, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on U.S. 1 south between I-95 and Rockhill Road interchanges in Middletown Township, Bucks County.
·      On Monday, May 23, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the left lane will be closed on U.S. 1 north between Old Lincoln Highway and Route 132 (Street Road) interchanges in Bensalem Township, Bucks County.
·      On Monday, May 23, and Tuesday, May 24, the right lane will be closed on U.S. 13 (Bristol Pike) between Edgely Road and the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bristol Township, Bucks County.
·      On Tuesday, May 24, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on Route 611 Bypass north between Main Street and State Street interchanges in Doylestown Township, Bucks County.
·       On Tuesday, May 24, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on Route 611 Bypass south between State Street and U.S. 202 interchanges in Doylestown Township, Bucks County.
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Road restrictions for gas main installations:
On Tuesday, April 26, through Friday, May 27, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, County Line Road will be restricted between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue, Warminster Township.

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The Bucks County Water and Sewer Authority will restrict Route 313 (East Broad Street) between Nick Luca Drive and West Thatcher Road in Richland Township, Bucks County, weekdays from Monday, April 25 through Friday, June 24, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for sanitary sewer installation.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area as back-ups may occur.
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Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, March 28 to rehabilitate the township-owned Willow Road bridge over Ironworks Creek in Northampton Township, Bucks County.
Willow Road will be closed and detoured between Bustleton Pike and Buttonwood Road from Monday, March 28 through June 2016 while crews replace the deteriorated bridge deck and beams. During construction, Willow Roand through traffic will be detoured over Route 232 (Second Street Pike), Tanyard Road and Bustleton Pike.
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Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, March 7 to rehabilitate the county-owned Kansas Road bridge over Little Neshaminy Creek in Warrington Township, Bucks County.
Kansas Road will be closed and detoured between Redstone Drive and Forsythia Drive from Monday, March 7 through June 2016 while crews replace the deteriorated bridge deck and beams. During construction, Kansas Road through traffic will be detoured over Route 611 (Easton Road), Titus Avenue and County Line Road.
In addition to Kansas Road, PennDOT’s contractor will replace the superstructures (bridge decks and beams) on the Willow Road bridge over Ironworks Creek in Northampton Township; Moyer Road bridge over Pleasant Creek in Hilltown Township; Alden Avenue bridge over Rock Run in Falls Township; and Springfield Street bridge over SEPTA rail tracks in Springfield Township.
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Construction will begin Monday, February 29 on a project to improve travel and safety on Route 32 in Solebury Township, Bucks County, by replacing a 1,300-foot-long deteriorated retaining wall and rebuilding the state roadway in the area of the wall.
Route 32 (River Road) will be closed and detoured between Cuttalossa Road and Laurel Road beginning February 29. The road is scheduled to reopen in June 2016. A posted detour will take passenger vehicles over Route 263 (Upper York Road), Aquetong Road, and Greenhill Road. Trucks will be detoured over U.S. 202 and Route 611 (Easton Road. Local access will be maintained up to the construction area on Route 32 (River Road).

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Nighttime travel restrictions are scheduled next week on U.S. 422 and Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) in the Valley Forge area of Montgomery County.
U.S. 422 will be reduced from two lanes to one in both directions between First Avenue and Route 363 (Trooper Road) on Sunday, May 22, through Thursday, May 26, for shoulder reconstruction and paving, and drainage installation. The lane closure on U.S. 422 east will be in place each night from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning. The westbound lane closure will occur from 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM the following morning.

In addition, there will be a 15-minute traffic stoppage on westbound and eastbound U.S. 422 between the Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) and Route 363 (Trooper Road) interchanges on Thursday (May 26) at approximately 12:01 AM to install an overhead utility line across the highway. There is a possibility a second traffic stoppage may be needed if the operation cannot be completed with one stoppage.

On Route 23 (Valley Forge Road), lane closures will be in place between Moore Road and North Gulph Road in Upper Merion Township on Sunday, May 22, through Thursday, May 26, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning for paving and median removal. Lane restrictions also may occur on ramps at the Route 23 (Valley Forge Road)/U.S. 422 Interchange.

The contractor’s work schedule is dependent on the weather. 
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Travel restrictions are scheduled on Route 309 and Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) in Montgomery County, next week for overhead sign structure inspections.

Weather permitting, the overhead sign inspection schedule is:

·        On Monday, May 23, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on Route 309 north between Easton Road and Paper Mill Road in Cheltenham and Springfield townships;
·        On Tuesday, May 24, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on Route 309 south between Paper Mill Road and Greenwood Avenue in Springfield and Cheltenham Township; and
·        On Wednesday, May 24, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on Route 23 east (Conshohocken State Road) between Fairview Road and Hollow Road) in Lower Merion Township.
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One lane will be closed on U.S. 422 west between the Sanatoga and Route 724 (Schuylkill Road) interchanges in Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County, on Monday, May 23 through Thursday, May 26, from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM and one lane on eastbound U.S. 422 will be closed from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM, for the installation of reflectors on concrete barriers.
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Route 340 (Bondsville Road) is scheduled to close weekdays between Edges Mill Road and East Kings Highway in Caln Township, Chester County, beginning, Wednesday, May 18.  The closure will be in effect Mondays through Fridays from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM through Wednesday, June 1. 

During construction, Route 340 (Bondsville Road) motorists will be detoured over U.S. 30 (Coatesville Downingtown Bypass), Reeceville Road and East Kings Highway.
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Nighttime lane closures are scheduled on U.S. 422 between the Route 363 (Trooper Road) and 1st Avenue interchanges in Montgomery County and Chester County on Sunday through Thursday nights, beginning Sunday, March 20, and continuing until late May, for shoulder reconstruction.

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Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, March 7, to rehabilitate the township-owned Oreland Mill Road bridge over Sunnybrook Creek in Springfield Township, Montgomery County.
Oreland Mill Road will be closed and detoured between Plymouth Avenue and Meadow Lane from Monday, March 7 through June 2016 while crews replace the deteriorated bridge deck and beams. During construction, Oreland Mill Road through traffic will be detoured over Lorraine Avenue and Route 73 (Church Road).
In addition to Oreland Mill Road, PennDOT’s contractor will replace the superstructures (bridge decks and beams) on the Trewigtown Road bridge over Neshaminy Creek in Hatfield Township; Keeble Road bridge over Abrams Creek in Upper Merion Township; and Remington Road bridge over west branch of Indian Creek in Lower Merion Township. Construction on the Violet Lane bridge over the east branch of Indian Creek in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, began Monday, February 22.
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Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, February 22 to rehabilitate the township-owned Violet Lane bridge over the east branch of Indian Creek in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County.
Violet Lane will be closed and detoured between Foxglove Lane and Periwinkle Lane from Monday, February 22 through June 2016 while crews replace the deteriorated bridge deck and beams. During construction, Violet Lane through traffic will be detoured over U.S. 30 (East Lancaster Avenue), Remington Road, U.S 1 (City Avenue) and Foxglove Lane.
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Flourtown Road will be closed between Thomas Road and Joshua Road in Whitemarsh Township, Montgomery County, beginning Monday, February 22, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for water main replacement.  The weekday closure will be in effect through the end of June.  During construction, Flourtown Road through traffic will be detoured over Thomas Road and Stenton Avenue. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
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Starting Monday, April 11, through the end of August, Church Road will be closed for water main replacement between New Second Street and Route 73 (Township Line Road) in Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County, Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. During construction, motorists will be detoured over New Second Street and Route 73 (Township Line Road).
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Construction will start Monday, April 25, to rehabilitate the structurally deficient bridge carrying Route 73 (Skippack Pike) over Perkiomen Creek in Perkiomen and Skippack townships, and Schwenksville Borough, Montgomery County. The bridge is scheduled to reopen in late December.
During construction, Route 73 (Skippack Pike) will be closed and detoured between Main Street and Haldeman Road. The posted detour will use Route 29 (Gravel Pike) and Plank Road. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.

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CHESTER COUNTY

On Monday, May 23, through Thursday, May 26, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning, U.S. 202 north will be reduced from two lanes to one for excavation of a shoulder area drainage basin.  In addition, flagger-controlled lane closures and brief stoppages also may take place on Route 401 (Conestoga Road) at the U.S. 202 Interchange on Monday, May 23, through Thursday, May 26, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM for construction activities.

Motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel and use extra care when driving through the work zones. The work schedules are dependent on the weather.
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Travel restrictions are scheduled in Chester County next week for overhead sign structure inspections.
                                                     
Weather permitting, the overhead sign inspection schedule is:

·      On Wednesday, May 25, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on, U.S. 202 north between Route 29 and Route 252 interchanges in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County.

·      On Wednesday, May 25, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the right lane will be closed on, U.S. 202 south between Chesterbrook Boulevard and Route 29 interchanges in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County.

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Travel restrictions will occur next week on Route 52 (Lenape Road), U.S. 30, U.S. 1 and U.S. 202 in Chester County, for bridge repairs, median stabilization and patching operations.

The work schedule, which is weather dependent, is:

·         Monday, May 23, through Thursday, May 26, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Route 52 (Lenape Road) will close between Pocopson Road and Creek Road in Pocopson Township, for bridge repairs.  During construction, Route 52 (Lenape Road) motorists will be detoured over Pocopson Road, Route 926 (Street Road) and Creek Road.

·         Monday, May 23, through Thursday, May 26, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, lane restrictions are scheduled on U.S. 30 between Airport Road and Route 340 (West Kings Highway) in Valley and West Brandywine townships, for median stabilization.

·         Monday, May 23, through Thursday, May 26, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, lane restrictions are scheduled on U.S. 1 between Route 41 (Gap Newport Pike) and Sylmar Road in Penn, Upper Oxford and Lower Oxford townships, for patching operations.

·         Monday, May 23, through Thursday, May 26, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, lane restrictions are scheduled on U.S. 202 between Route 926 (Street Road) and Route 401 (Conestoga Road) in Westtown, West Goshen, East Goshen, West Whiteland and East Whiteland townships, for patching operations.

Motorists should expect slow moving traffic and delays entering the work zones.

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Nighttime lane closures are scheduled on U.S. 422 between the Route 363 (Trooper Road) and 1st Avenue interchanges in Montgomery County and Chester County on Sunday through Thursday nights, beginning Sunday, March 20, and continuing until late May, for shoulder reconstruction.
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Main Street between Route 10 (Church Street) and Culvert Street in Parkesburg Borough, Chester County,will be closed starting Friday, December 4, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for water main replacement. The weekday closure will be in effect through early May.
During construction, Main Street through traffic will be detoured over Route 10 (Church Street), Leike Road and Limestone Road. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.
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Construction is scheduled to begin the week of April 11 to replace the Birmingham Road bridge over Radley Run in Birmingham Township, Chester County. The new bridge is scheduled to open in August.
During the bridge closure, Birmingham Road through traffic is detoured over Route 52 (Lenape Road), Creek Road and Route 926 (Street Road). Local access is maintained up to the construction zone. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.

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DELAWARE COUNTY

Nighttime travel restrictions are scheduled on the Interstate 95 north ramp to Interstate 476 north in Ridley Township, Delaware County, on Sunday, May 22, through Thursday, May 27, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM, for expansion joint repairs.  I-476 motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel during these overnight operations.  
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Tuesday, May 17, through Tuesday, May 24, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM, one lane will be closed on the I-476 south ramp to Interstate 95 north in Ridley Township for bridge deck and expansion joint repairs.
I-76 and I-476 motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel during these overnight operations.  

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