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U.S. 1 Traffic Shift Planned Next Thursday Night for Bridge Construction in Bensalem Township


King of Prussia, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a traffic shift is scheduled next Thursday night on U.S. 1, and road construction is scheduled next week on Rockhill Drive in Bensalem Township under a project to reconstruct, widen, and improve U.S. 1 in Bucks County. 

Motorists are advised of the following travel restrictions:

Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. All scheduled activities are weather dependent and subject to change. 

PennDOT is reconstructing and widening U.S. 1, improving the interchanges, and constructing new bridges from the Turnpike Interchange in Bensalem Township to north of the Penndel/Business U.S. 1 in Middletown Township under the $113.5 million Section RC2 contract.

For more information on PennDOT's U.S. 1 reconstruction program in Bucks County, visit

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles 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.

For a complete list of construction projects impacting state-owned highways in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties, visit the District 6 Traffic Bulletin.

Information about infrastructure in District 6, including completed work and significant projects, is available at Find PennDOT's planned and active construction projects at

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Contact: Brad Rudolph,

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