King of Prussia, PA – Motorists traveling in both directions on Sumneytown Pike in Towamencin and Upper Gwynedd townships, Montgomery County, will encounter daytime and nighttime lane restrictions next week for milling and paving operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
The work schedule is:
• Monday, December 4, through Friday, December 8, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Sumneytown Pike between Forty Foot Road and Supplee Road in Towamencin and Upper Gwynedd townships, for milling; and
• Wednesday, December 6, through Friday, December 8, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Sumneytown Pike between Forty Foot Road and Supplee Road in Towamencin and Upper Gwynedd townships, for paving.
Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through this area because slowdowns will occur during construction. The work schedule is dependent on the weather.
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
A list of weekly road restrictions and PennDOT maintenance operations in the five-county Philadelphia region is available by visiting the District 6 Traffic Bulletin at www.penndot.gov/District6
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