King of Prussia, PA – Lower Bucks Joint Municipal Authority has closed northbound U.S. 13 (Bristol Pike) at Haines Road in Bristol Township, Bucks County, for water main repair, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The closure will remain in place through Friday, July 13.
Northbound U.S. 13 (Bristol Pike) motorists will be directed to use Haines Road, Mill Creek Parkway and Levittown Parkway. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling near the work area because slowdowns will occur during construction. The schedule is weather dependent.
Lower Bucks Joint Municipal Authority will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.
For more information on projects occurring or being bid this year, those made possible by or accelerated by Act 89, or those on the department’s Four and Twelve Year Plans, visit www.projects.penndot.gov.
A list of weekly road restrictions and PennDOT maintenance operations in the five-county Philadelphia region is available by visiting the District 6 Traffic Bulletin at www.penndot.gov/District6.
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 860 traffic cameras.
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