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Chester Water Authority to Close Blue Ball Avenue in Upper Chichester Township

09/09/2016

King of Prussia, PA – The Chester Water Authority will close Blue Ball Avenue between Scott Avenue and Columbia Avenue in Upper Chichester Township, Delaware County, for two months, beginning Monday, September 12, for water main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced. Blue Ball Avenue will be closed through Friday, November 18.
 
During construction, Blue Ball Avenue through traffic will be detoured over Chichester Avenue and Columbia Avenue. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.

The Chester Water Authority will complete the work under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.
 
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