Philadelphia Water Department Utility Improvement Begins Next Week on Frankford Avenue

Traffic Advisory

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced that the Philadelphia Water Department would begin utility construction on Frankford Avenue in Philadelphia next week.

The work schedule and location are as follows:

  • Wednesday, March 1, through Wednesday, May 31, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a weekday lane closure is scheduled on Frankford Avenue between Lehigh Avenue and Somerset Street.

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

Philadelphia Water Department will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.

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