Weekly Roadwork - Bucks-Montgomery-Chester-Delaware

Published: Dec 17 2011 12:33:22 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 22 2014 09:14:12 AM EST

Information provided by PennDOT

WEEK of 12/22/14

BUCKS COUNTY

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
The right lane will be closed on westbound Interstate 76 between the Gladwyne and Conshohocken interchanges in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, Monday (Dec. 22) from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for repairs to a damaged drainage inlet and roadway shoulder.
                               
Motorists traveling west on I-76 are advised to allow extra time when driving through the area as backups will occur.
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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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Aqua Pennsylvania will close Old Arch Road weekdays between Germantown Pike and Plymouth Road in Plymouth Township, Montgomery County, beginning Monday, Dec. 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for water main replacement. The weekday closure will be in effect through April 30, 2015. During this operation, Old Arch Road through traffic will be detoured over Germantown Pike, U.S. 202 (DeKalb Pike) and Plymouth Road. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
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CHESTER COUNTY
Drivers will encounter overnight lane closures on U.S. 202 between the Chesterbrook and Route 401 interchanges in Tredyffrin and East Whiteland townships, Chester County, on Sunday through Tuesday (Dec. 21-23) from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for roadwork.

U.S. 202 motorists are advised to allow additional time for travel and use extra care when driving through the construction area. The work schedule is dependent on the weather.
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Nighttime and weekend construction is scheduled to move the  northbound travel lanes on U.S. 202 to the center of the highway between the U.S. 30 and Route 401 interchanges in East Whiteland Township.

·    From 8 p.m. Monday (Dec. 22) to 5 a.m. Tuesday (Dec. 23), U.S. 202 North will be reduced to one lane from U.S. 30 to just north of Route 401;

·    From 8 p.m. Monday (Dec. 22) to 5 a.m. Tuesday (Dec. 23), the U.S. 202 North off-ramp to Route 401 will be closed. The posted detour will take traffic off at U.S. 30, then right on U.S. 30 (Lancaster Avenue) and left at Route 401.
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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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Daytime travel restrictions are planned on Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) two days next week and during the first week of January to widen the highway to six lanes in Uwchlan and West Whiteland townships.

Southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) will be reduced to one lane between Route 113 (Uwchlan Avenue) and Shoen Road on Monday and Tuesday (Dec. 22-23) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Both southbound and northbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) will be restricted to a single lane between Route 113 (Uwchlan Avenue) and Shoen Road on Monday, Jan. 5 through Friday, Jan. 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Drivers are advised to use extra care and allow additional time when driving on Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) during construction because slowdowns will occur.
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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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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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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.