King of Prussia, PA – Motorists will encounter lane restrictions with flagging on Lower State Road between U.S. 202 (State Street) and Memorial Drive in Doylestown Township, Bucks County, on Wednesday, August 15, through Friday, August 17, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for milling and paving operations, 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.
Under this improvement project, PennDOT is installing and maintaining traffic signals, pavement markings, landscaping and other related construction activities on a 0.9-mile shared use path in Doylestown Township, Bucks County.
Work on the entire project is expected to be completed in November 2018.
James D. Morrissey, Inc., of Philadelphia is the general contractor on the $1,327,271 project, which is financed with 100 percent federal funds.
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.
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: Bob Kent, 610-205-6801