Information provided by PennDOT

WEEK of 08/17/15 

BUCKS COUNTY
Nighttime lane restrictions are scheduled on eastbound Route 63 (Woodhaven Road) between the Bucks County line and Interstate 95 on Monday, August 24 through Friday, August 28, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM for base repairs.
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Construction will begin Monday, August 17, to repair and resurface the deteriorated pavement on Interstate 95 south and Route 212 .

PennDOT’s contractor will work weeknights from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM through mid-September to mill and pave over three miles of deteriorated pavement on southbound I-95 between the Route 132 (Street Road) Interchange and the Philadelphia line in Bensalem Township. Southbound I-95 will be reduced to one lane during nighttime construction and motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the construction zone because slowdowns will occur.

In addition, crews will work from Monday, August 17, through Monday, August 31, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM to mill and pave nearly 15 miles of Route 212 (Hellertown Avenue/Church Road/Quakertown Road/Springtown Road/Durham Road) between Route 313 (Broad Street) and Route 611 (River Road) in Durham, Richland and Springfield townships and Quakertown and Richlandtown boroughs.
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The Hilltown Township Water and Sewer Authority will restrict Minsi Trail and Blooming Glen Road in Bucks County for utility construction, May 13 through the end of November. The roads will be restricted weekdays from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
The work schedule is:
Minsi Trail will be closed and detoured between Blue School Road and Route 113. Motorists will be detoured over Blue School Road, Route 313, and Route 113;
Minsi Trail will be reduced to one lane between Route 113 and Forest Road; and
Blooming Glen Road will be reduced to one lane between Route 113 and Harvest Lane.
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Lane Restrictions are planned on U.S. 30 (Lancaster Avenue) between Merion Avenue and Prospect Avenue in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, beginning at 6:00 PM Friday, August 28 through 6:00 AM Monday, August 31, for sewer replacement,.

Lane restrictions will also be in place on U.S. 30 (Lancaster Avenue) between Merion Avenue and Prospect Avenue on Monday, August 31 through Friday, September 4 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area. The schedule is dependent on the weather
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Nighttime and daytime lane closures are scheduled on U.S. 422 approaching the Route 363 (Trooper Road) Interchange in West Norriton, Lower Providence and Upper Providence townships, Montgomery County, for bridge construction and sign structure installations.

U.S. 422 will be reduced from two lanes to one Sunday, August 23, through Thursday, August 27, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM for bridge pier repairs and painting. The overnight restriction also will be in place Sunday, August 30, to Thursday, September 3.

Eastbound U.S. 422 will be reduced from two lanes to one between the Oaks and Route 363 (Trooper Road) interchanges on Monday, August 24, to Friday, August 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM for the assembly and installation of sign structures.

U.S. 422 motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel during construction because slowdowns will occur approaching the Route 363 (Trooper Road) Interchange.________________________________________________________________________
The right lane is scheduled to close on eastbound Interstate 76 at the U.S. 202 Interchange in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, on Thursday, August 27 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, for a bridge inspection.

Motorists are advised to allow more time for travel on I-76 east during the bridge inspection because slowdowns will occur.
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CHESTER COUNTY
Newtown Road will be closed and detoured weekdays between Sugartown Road and Waterloo Road in Easttown Township, Chester County, from Monday, September 7, to Wednesday, September 23, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM for water main installation and road restoration by AQUA
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During construction, motorists will follow the posted detour of Sugartown Road, Church Road and Waterloo Road. Motorists are advised to allow additional travel time during construction as slowdowns will occur. ________________________________________________________________________
Lane restrictions are scheduled on the U.S. 322 (Horse Shoe Pike) bridge over the west branch of the Brandywine Creek in Honey Brook Township, Chester County, on Wednesday, August 26 through Friday, August 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM for concrete barrier removal, installation of pavement markings and raised pavement markers.

Once these final items are completed the bridge will be reopened to two lanes of traffic on Friday, August 28. The bridge rehabilitation will finish two months ahead of schedule. The work schedule is weather dependent.
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Travel restrictions are scheduled several nights next week on U.S. 202 in Chester County, and during daytime and nighttime hours on three roads along the corridor.

On Wednesday, August 26, and Thursday, August 27, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM, and from 8:00 PM Friday, August 28, to 10:00 AM Saturday, August 29 northbound and southbound U.S. 202 will be reduced from three lanes to two between the Route 401 and Chesterbrook Boulevard interchanges in East Whiteland and Tredyffrin townships

Lane closures also will be in place Monday, August 24, through Friday, August 28, on northbound and southbound Route 29 (Morehall Road) at Matthews Road in East Whiteland Township from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM for curb ramp installations.

On Monday, August 24, through Friday, August 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM and from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM; and on Saturday, August 29, from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, periodic flagger-controlled lane closures will occur on Route 401 (Conestoga Road) at the U.S. 202 Interchange in East Whiteland Township for overhead bridge construction. Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes will occur on Route 401 (Conestoga Road) during overnight hours and Saturday operations.

Monday, August 24, through Friday, August 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and on Saturday, August 29, from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Planebrook Road will be restricted to a single lane at the U.S. 202 overpass in East Whiteland Township on  for overhead bridge construction. Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes may occur during overnight and Saturday operations.

Motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel and use extra care when driving through the construction zone.
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Work on the Knox Covered Bridge is expected to start in September, following an eight-week timeframe for the delivery of the necessary materials.  The Knox Covered Bridge is expected to reopen late this year (2015)
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DELAWARE COUNTY
Lane restrictions are scheduled on three state highways in Delaware County next week for resurfacing work.

·        On Monday, August 24 through Friday, August 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, one lane will be closed on Marple Road/Church Lane between Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Darby Road in Marple and Haverford townships, for utility adjustments and electrical work. From 6:00 PM to 6:00 AM, one lane will be closed for base repair and resurfacing;

·        On Monday, August 24 through Friday, August 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, one lane will be closed on Darby Creek Road between Lawrence Road and Marple Road in Haverford Township, for utility adjustments and electrical work. From 6:00 PM to 6:00 AM, one lane will be closed for base repair and resurfacing; and

·        On Monday, August 24 through Friday, August 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, one lane will be closed on Smith Bridge Road between the Delaware state line and Valley Brook Road in Chadds Ford and Concord townships, and Chester Heights Borough, for utility adjustments and electrical work. From 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM, one lane will be closed for milling and base repair.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work zones because slowdowns will occur during construction.  The contractor’s schedule is dependent on the weather.

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