State Highways Restricted Next Week for Safety Improvements in Delaware, Chester Counties

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KING OF PRUSSIA, PA — Intermittent lane closures will be in place on two state highways in Delaware and Chester counties on Monday, August 30, through Friday, September 3, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for line striping and tree trimming operations under a project to install safety enhancements to improve travel and reduce high-speed crashes across the five-county Philadelphia region, announced the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).

The work locations are:

  • Morton Avenue between Mitchell Avenue and Yale Avenue in Morton Borough, Delaware County, for signage and line striping operations; and
  • Charlestown Road at the Cold Stream Road Intersection in Charlestown Township, Chester County, for tree trimming operations.

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

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Kuharchik Construction, INC. of Exeter, is the general contractor on this $5,996,57 project, which is financed with 100 percent federal funds. Work on the entire project is expected to be completed in spring 2023.

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

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