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Overnight lane closures are scheduled (Aug. 17-22) on northbound U.S. Route 202 and on its access ramp to eastbound Interstate 76 in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, and Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, for pavement patching.
On Sunday through Friday (Aug. 17-22) from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., lane closures will be in place on northbound Route 202 between Route 252 (Valley Forge Road) and I-76, and on the northbound Route 202 ramp to eastbound I-76.
Northbound travel on Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) will be reduced to one lane between Shoen Road and Worthington Drive in West Whiteland and Uwchlan townships, Chester County, on Monday through Friday (Aug. 18-22) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for road construction.
The westbound U.S. Route 422 off-ramp at Route 363 (Trooper Road) in West Norriton and Lower Providence townships, Montgomery County, will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22 to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 25 for reconstruction and resurfacing.
During the weekend-long ramp closure, westbound Route 422 motorists who normally exit at Route 363 (Trooper Road) will be directed to continue west on Route 422 to the Oaks Interchange, then turn right on Egypt Road and follow Egypt Road to Route 363 (Trooper Road).
In addition, the far right lane on westbound Route 422 that is used by drivers exiting at Route 363 (Trooper Road) will be closed for the weekend starting at the Route 23 Interchange.
Crews will work throughout the weekend to reconstruct and repave Route 422’s westbound off-ramp where it approaches and ties into Route 363 (Trooper Road). The contractor also will remove an old sign structure.
Route 363 (Trooper Road) will remain open to one lane of traffic in each direction during construction.
Aqua Pennsylvania will restrict two state highways in Chester and Montgomery counties for water main installations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced.
Fern Hill Road will be restricted at Turner Lane in West Goshen Township, Chester County, on Monday (August 18) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
In addition, South Gulph Road will be restricted at Arden Road in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, beginning Wednesday (August 20) through
Thursday, August 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The final resurfacing of the newly widened stretch of Route 29 (Morehall Road) between Yellow Springs Road and Phoenixville Pike/Charlestown Road in East Whiteland and Charlestown townships, Chester County, will start Wednesday (Aug. 20).
Crews will mill or remove the old riding surface from Route 29 (Morehall Road) and Charlestown Road on Wednesday and Thursday (Aug. 20-21) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and then pave the roadways on Tuesday, Aug. 26 through Thursday, Aug. 28 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.
Aqua Pennsylvania will close Church Road between Bethlehem Pike and Haws Lane in Springfield Township, Montgomery County, beginning May 9 for water main installation. Crews will work weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through August 29. During construction, Church Road motorists will be detoured over Bethlehem Pike, Paper Mill Road, and Haws Lane. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area. Local access will be maitained up to the construction zone.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will start construction Wednesday, July 9, on a project to resurface four miles of deteriorated pavement on U.S. Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) in Tredyffrin and Easttown townships, Chester County.
Construction crews will remove Route 30’s (Lancaster Avenue) deteriorated riding surface and repave the four-lane roadway between its intersections with Route 252 and Old Eagle School Road. The resurfacing project is scheduled to be finish in late August.
The contractor will work Sundays through Thursdays from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning, and on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel along this stretch of Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) as slowdowns may occur during construction.
PECO Energy will close East Hector Street between Poplar Street and Lime Street in Conshohocken Borough, Montgomery County, on weekdays beginning Monday (June 9) for gas main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced. The street will be closed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through the end of August.
During construction, East Hector Street through traffic will be detoured over East North Lane and Fayette Street. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.
Lane restrictions are scheduled on Main Street between Veterans Lane and Clemens Street in Doylestown Borough, Bucks County, for milling, base repair, resurfacing and curb ramp installation.
The work schedule is:
- Monday (July 14) through August 1 – One lane will be closed on Main Street for resurfacing weeknights from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m. and also paint traffic weekdays lines from 5 a.m. to 7 a.m.;
- Monday (July 14) through July 25 – One lane will be closed on Main Street for curb ramp installation from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; and
- August 4 through the end of August – One lane will be closed on Main street for curb ramp installation from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
This operation to resurface and improve Main Street is part of PennDOT’s $13 million project to repair and repave 23 state highways in Bucks County.
Motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel on each roadway during resurfacing operations.
Construction will begin Sunday night (Aug. 10) to repair and resurface deteriorated areas of Interstate 476 in Haverford and Radnor townships, Delaware County, and Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, with funding from the state’s new transportation plan.
Over the next two months, PennDOT’s contractor will mill and pave I-476’s deteriorated pavement at the following locations:
· Northbound travel lanes between the Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and U.S. Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) interchanges in Delaware County;
· Northbound right lane from the Delaware County line to the Montgomery Avenue overpass, just south of the Interstate 76 Interchange in Montgomery County;
· Northbound middle lane at the Montgomery Avenue overpass in Montgomery County;
· Southbound right lane from the County Line Road overpass to the Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) Interchange in Delaware County;
· Southbound middle and right lanes from just south of the Marple Road overpass to the Route 3 (West Chester Pike) Interchange in Delaware County;
· Southbound middle lane at Marple Road in Delaware County; and
· Southbound acceleration lane and right lane from the Interstate 76 East on-ramp to the Delaware County line.
Construction to improve these sections of I-476 is expected to be completed in late September.
During this project, motorists will face weeknight lane closures from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. and can expect slowdowns while crews replace the deteriorated riding surface.
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, Chester County, 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 one-span, steel I-beam bridge was built in 1935. It is 16 feet wide and 22 feet long. It carries 519 vehicles a day. The bridge was posted with a weight limit of 12 tons. The structure will remained closed until a project is designed to either repair or replace the bridge.