Expect Lane Restrictions for High-priority Repairs on I-95 and I-295

Lane Restrictions

KING OF PRUSSIA, PA — Interstate 95 and Interstate 295 motorists in Bucks and Delaware counties will encounter lane and ramp restrictions next week for construction activities under a project to perform high-priority repairs on 13 structures on I-95, I-295 and Interstate 476 in Philadelphia, Bucks and Delaware counties, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced.

The work schedule and locations are:

  • Tuesday, July 26, through Friday, July 29, from 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM the following morning, lane closures are scheduled on I-95 and I-295 in both directions between the Route 413 (Bristol) and Business U.S. 1/Route 413 (Penndel/Levittown) interchanges in Bristol and Middletown townships, Bucks County; and
  • Wednesday, July 27, through Friday, July 29, from 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM the following morning, lane closures are scheduled on the ramps from southbound I-95 to I-476 in Ridley Township, Delaware County.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because backups and delays will occur.

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Repairs to the 13 structures include replacing rocker bearings, frozen sliding plate bearings and deck expansion joints; cleaning and painting steel beams; repairing substructure concrete; and reconstructing bearing pedestals.

In addition, the project includes the replacement of 24 high mast light poles along the I-95 corridor in Philadelphia and Delaware counties.

Driscoll Construction Company, Inc. of Philadelphia is the general contractor on the $39.4 million project, which is financed with 100% federal funds. Construction on this project is expected to finish in Spring 2024.

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