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Bridge Inspections Scheduled Next Week on I-95, I-76 in Philadelphia

06/14/2024

King of Prussia PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that bridge inspections are scheduled on Interstate 95 and I-76 in Philadelphia.

Motorists are advised of the following travel restrictions:

  • Monday, June 17, from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM, a moving right lane closure is scheduled on northbound I-95 between the Cottman Avenue and the Academy Road interchanges.
  • Monday, June 17, from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM, a moving right lane closure is scheduled on southbound I-95 between the Academy Road and the Cottman Avenue interchanges.
  • Tuesday, June 18, and Wednesday, June 19, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a right lane closure is scheduled on eastbound I-76 between the I-676 and the South Street interchanges.
  • Thursday, June 20, and Friday, June 21, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a right lane closure is scheduled on westbound I-76 between the 30th Street and the I-676 interchanges.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because slowdowns may occur. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.

The inspections are part of PennDOT's program to inspect bridges at least once every two years. The inspections ensure the safety and overall condition of the structures.

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways 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 1,000 traffic cameras. 511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional X alerts.

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.

Subscribe to PennDOT news and traffic alerts in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties at www.penndot.pa.gov/District6.

Information about infrastructure in District 6, including completed work and significant projects, is available at www.penndot.pa.gov/D6Results. Find PennDOT's planned and active construction projects at the PennDOT Projects page.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Robyn Briggs, robbriggs@pa.gov

 
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