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Travel Restrictions Scheduled Next Week on Several State Highways for Maintenance Operations in the Philadelphia Region

09/22/2017

King of Prussia, PA – Travel restrictions are scheduled next week on several state highways for maintenance operations in the Philadelphia region, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

The work schedule is:
• Monday, September 25, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Spinnerstown Road is scheduled to close between Steinsburg Road and Hieter Road in Milford Township, Bucks County, for pipe replacement. During construction, Spinnerstown Road motorists will be detoured over Limeport Pike, Kings Highway, and Route 663 (John Fries Highway). Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone;
• Monday, September 25, through Wednesday, September 27, from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Route 82 (Manor Road) between U.S. 322 and Route 401 (Conestoga Road) in West Nantmeal and Wallace townships, Chester County, for base repair;
• Monday, September 25, through Thursday, September 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, intermittent right lane closures are scheduled on Route 309 between U.S. 202 and Route 152 (Limekiln Pike), in Montgomery and Hatfield townships, Montgomery County, for inlet repair;
• Monday, September 25, through Friday, September 29, from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Swedesford Road between Old Eagle School Road and Guthrie Road, in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, for patching;
• Wednesday, September 27, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Geryville Pike/Kings Highway is scheduled to close between Titlow Road and Baus Road in Milford Township, Bucks County, for pipe replacement. During construction Geryville Pike/Kings Highway motorists will be detoured over Limeport Pike, Spinnerstown Road, and Route 663 (John Fries Highway). Local access will be maintained up to construction zone;
• Wednesday, September 27, and Thursday, September 28, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a right lane closure is scheduled on westbound U.S. 422 between Keim Street and Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) in North Coventry Township, Montgomery County, for shoulder work; and
• Thursday, September 28, from 9:00 PM to 8:00 AM, Whitehall Road is scheduled to close between Main Street and Marshall Street in West Norriton Township, Montgomery County, for pipe replacement. During construction, Whitehall Road motorists will be detoured over Main Street, Forrest Avenue, and Marshall Street. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
 
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because slowdowns will occur during construction. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.
 
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 825 traffic cameras.
 
511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.
 
For more PennDOT information, visit www.penndot.gov. Follow local PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAPhilly, and follow the department on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pennsylvaniadepartmentoftransportation and Instagram at www.instagram.com/pennsylvaniadot.
 
MEDIA CONTACT: Ayanna Williams, 610-205-6798

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