King of Prussia, PA – A left lane closure is scheduled in both directions on U.S. 1 between Route 413 (Pine Street) and Route 132 (Street Road) in Middletown and Bensalem townships, Bucks County, on Monday, March 4, through Thursday, March 7, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for guide rail repair, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work area. The schedule is weather dependent.
The guide rail work is part of a $2.2 million project to replace guide rail across the Philadelphia region.
Long Fence Company, Inc. of Phoenixville, Chester County, is the general contractor on the project which is financed with 100 percent state funds.
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