Core Borings Planned Next Week on U.S. 1 for Upcoming Improvement Project in Bucks County

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BUCKS COUNTY, PA — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced that core boring operations will take place next week on U.S. 1 as part of advance engineering activities for upcoming improvements to U.S. 1 in Middletown Township and Langhorne and Langhorne Manor boroughs, Bucks County.

The following travel restrictions are scheduled:

  • Monday, January 9, through Friday, January 13, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, alternating lane closures will be in place in both directions on U.S. 1 between Old Lincoln Highway and Parkvale Avenue.

Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work area. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.

The core borings are being done under the third phase (Section RC3) of the U.S. 1 Improvement Program to reconstruct the highway between Penndel/Business U.S. 1 and Corn Crib Lane. Section RC3 is currently in preliminary engineering with construction bids tentatively expected to open in late 2026.

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