Information provided by PennDOT

WEEK of 05/18/15

Travel restrictions are scheduled on Interstate 76, Interstate 95, and Interstate 676 in Philadelphia next week.

The work schedule is:

  • On Monday, May 18, through Thursday, May 21, one lane will be closed on southbound I-95 between the Walt Whitman Bridge and Washington Avenue from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM for bridge joint and deck repairs;
  • On Monday, May 18, through Thursday, May 21, the Lombard Street on ramp to northbound I-95 will be closed and detoured from 7:00 AM to 3 PM for deck repairs. Motorists traveling on Christopher Columbus Boulevard will be directed to use the Washington Avenue or Race Street on-ramps to reach northbound I-95; and
  • From 9:00 PM, Wednesday, May 20, to 5:00 AM, May 21, the westbound I-76 ramp to eastbound I-676 will be closed from 9:00 PM to 5 AM for graffiti removal. Motorists will exit I-76 west at Girard Avenue and follow Girard Avenue to the ramp to I-76 East. They will then follow I-76 East to I-676 East.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 770 traffic cameras.
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY

The Whitemarsh Township Authority will close Joshua Road between Stenton Avenue and Flourtown Road in Whitemarsh and Plymouth townships, Montgomery County, on Tuesday, May 19, through Friday, May 22, from 7:00 PM to 5 AM for resurfacing. 

During overnight construction, Joshua Road through traffic will be detoured over Stenton Avenue and Flourtown 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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Travel restrictions will be in place at two locations on U.S. 422 in Montgomery County next week for bridge construction.

The Whitemarsh Township Authority will close Joshua Road between Stenton Avenue and Flourtown Road in Whitemarsh and Plymouth townships, Montgomery County, on Tuesday, May 19, through Friday, May 22, from 7:00 PM to 5 AM for resurfacing, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced.
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During overnight construction, Joshua Road through traffic will be detoured over Stenton Avenue and Flourtown 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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CHESTER COUNTY

Overnight lane closures are scheduled four nights next week on U.S. 202 between the Chesterbrook and Route 401 interchanges in Tredyffrin and East Whiteland townships, Chester County, for roadwork.

The contractor will work at night to replace parts of the concrete pavement that were not accepted by PennDOT, and complete miscellaneous work on signs and structures in the six-lane section of U.S. 202 that was substantially completed last year.

Weather permitting, lane closures will occur on northbound and/or southbound U.S. 202 on Monday, May 18, through Thursday, May 21, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning. No construction-related lane closures will be in place between 6:00 AM Friday, May 22, and 9:00 AM Tuesday, May 26, to accommodate travelers during the Memorial Day holiday.
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Weekday lane closures are scheduled on eastbound U.S. 30 (Exton Bypass) between the Business U.S. 30 and Route 100 interchanges in West Whiteland Township, Chester County, from Monday, May 11, through the end of the month for roadwork.

Eastbound U.S. 30 will be reduced to one lane where it crosses over Clover Mill Road on Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel as slowdowns will occur during construction.

On Monday, May 11, crews will to patch the eastbound lanes on U.S. 30. During the remainder of the month, a contractor will drill core borings to determine the extent of potential sinkhole activity underneath the highway, and to obtain the necessary soil information for the design of a sub-surface repair project.

The construction schedules are dependent on the weather.    
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BUCKS COUNTY

The Hilltown Township Water and Sewer Authority will restrict Minsi Trail and Blooming Glen Road in Bucks County for utility construction beginning tomorrow, May 13, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced. The roads will be restricted weekdays from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM through the end of November,
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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DELAWARE COUNTY
Nothing reported for this week.