PECO to Close JFK Boulevard at 30th Street Beginning Next Week for Utility Improvement in Philadelphia

Lane Restrictions

PHILADELPHIA, PA — PECO Energy is scheduled to close JFK Boulevard between 30th Street and Market Street in Philadelphia beginning Wednesday, July 6, for utility construction, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The closure will be in place 24/7 through Friday, September 2.

During the closure, motorists will be directed to follow the posted detour using Market Street. Local access will be maintained up to the work zone.

Motorists are being advised to allow extra time when traveling near the work area because backups and delays will occur. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.

PECO Energy will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.

Motorists can check current road conditions by visiting the MyChesCo Traffic Center.

Follow MyChesCo on Twitter at and like us on Facebook at

Thanks for visiting! Looking for some Chester County pride? We got you covered! Shop our MyChesCo store and show your love for Chester County, Pennsylvania. We got shirts, hats, and more – all with a unique ChesCo flair. Plus, proceeds from each purchase helps support our mission of bringing reliable information and resources to the people of Chester County.