Motorists Should Avoid Route 23 in Lancaster County Next Week

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EAST HEMPFIELD TWP, PA — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced that a maintenance crew will perform an emergency pipe replacement next week on Route 23 (Marietta Avenue) in Lancaster County. The pipe is located between Running Pump Road and Route 741 in East Hempfield Township.

Weather permitting, work will begin Monday, July 25 and be completed by Friday, July 29.

Route 23 will be closed to through traffic just west of Pin Oak Drive during this project. A detour will be in place using Running Pump Road, Noll Drive and Route 741.

Motorists can check current road conditions by visiting the MyChesCo Traffic Center. Stay up to date on the latest news and information from MyChesCo with our free newsletter.

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