Highway Work Zone: Slowdowns in Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester and Delaware Next Week

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KING OF PRUSSIA, PA — Several state highways are restricted next week in Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, and Delaware counties for construction activities, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced.

The work schedules and locations are:

  • Sunday, August 7, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning, a lane closure is scheduled on Route 926 (Street Road) between Creek Road and U.S. 202 (Wilmington Pike) in Birmingham, Westtown, and Thornbury townships, Chester County for base repair;
  • Monday, August 8, and Tuesday, August 9, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a left lane closure is scheduled on the westbound Betsy Ross Bridge ramp to Aramingo Avenue in Philadelphia for bridge inspection;
  • Monday, August 8, through Friday, August 12, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, alternating lane closures are scheduled in both directions on U.S. 30 (Coatesville-Downingtown Bypass) between the Reeceville Road and the Business U.S. 30 interchanges in Caln and East Caln townships, Chester County, for inlet and pipe cleaning;
  • Wednesday, August 10, from 9:00 AM 3:00 PM, a lane closure is scheduled on Walnut Street between Magdalena Street and Park Line Drive in Philadelphia for bridge inspection;
  • Thursday, August 11, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a lane closure is scheduled on State Road between 6th Avenue and Haunted Lane in Bensalem and Bristol townships, Bucks County, for bridge inspection; and
  • Friday, August 12, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a right lane closure is scheduled on Route 291 (4th Street/Industrial Highway) between Hinkson Street and Eddystone Avenue in City of Chester and Eddystone Borough, Delaware County, for bridge inspection.
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Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because slowdowns may occur. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.

These construction activities are part of PennDOT’s program to ensure the safety and overall condition of our state highways.

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