King of Prussia, PA – The ramp from westbound Interstate 676 to 22nd Street in Philadelphia is scheduled to close shortly after 12:01 AM on Tuesday, April 25, through 5:00 AM on Monday, May 1, for the upcoming 2017 NFL Draft, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
During the closure, westbound I-676 motorists wanting to access 22nd Street will be directed to exit at Broad Street (Route 611), turn right on Vine Street, turn right on 16th Street and turn left on Spring Garden Street to reach 22nd Street.
Motorists are advised to use alternate routes and allow for extra driving time when traveling on westbound I-676 near the closure because backups will occur.
For more information on projects occurring or being bid this year, those made possible by or accelerated by Act 89, or those on the department’s Four and Twelve Year Plans, visit www.projects.penndot.gov
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