King of Prussia, PA – Travel restrictions are scheduled on several state highways in Bucks and Delaware counties for maintenance operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
The work schedule is:
• Monday, December 4, through Wednesday, December 6, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Route 152 (Hilltown Pike) is scheduled to close between Broad Street and Limekiln Pike in Hilltown Township, Bucks County, for pipe replacement. During construction, Route 152 (Hilltown Pike) motorists will be detoured over Callowhill Road, New Galena Road and Limekiln Pike; and
• Monday, December 4, through Friday, December 8, from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM, intermittent lane closures are scheduled on Interstate 476 from the Media/Swarthmore Interchange to just north of U.S. 30, in Springfield, Marple, Haverford and Radnor townships, Delaware County, for pothole patching.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because slowdowns will occur during construction. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.
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
Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting www.511PA.com
. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 850 traffic cameras.
511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.
MEDIA CONTACT: Chelsea Lacey-Mabe, 610-205-6799
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