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Project Overview

​Project to improve US 222 between Reading Boulevard and Paper Mill Road in Wyomissing Borough and Spring Township, Berks County.

Work on the project includes roadway milling, concrete patching, paving, bridge preventive maintenance, guide rail updates, tree clearing, and pavement markings.

Motorists should expect to see traffic lane restrictions on this section of US 222 during the project and can visit to check for traffic delay information. 

This section of US 222 has an average daily traffic volume of 28,712 vehicles northbound and 29,156 vehicles southbound at Reading Boulevard, and 41,168 vehicles  northbound and 45,642 vehicles southbound at Paper Mill Road.

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras. 

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Project Contact

Ronald J. Young, Jr., M.P.A. 

610-871-4555 |

District Press Officer

Project Statistics

Contract Cost: $13.2 million.

Prime Contractor: Kriger Construction, Inc. of Scranton, Pa.

Detour Information

​At some point there will be interchange ramp detours. Updates will be provided when they are scheduled.