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2/14/2020
There is a bridge closing on SR 3001 (Green RD), Auburn Township, over Carter Creek, in Susquehanna County.
 
2/14/2020
The following work is scheduled for this week throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.
 
2/14/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that preliminary work to replace a bridge on Westline Road (Route 3006) in McKean County is scheduled to start Monday, February 17. The bridge spans Kinzua Creek, near the village of Westline. The project will upgrade the status of the bridge from “poor” to “good” and provide a new structure that will be in service for decades.
 
2/14/2020
King of Prussia, PA – The right two lanes on northbound U.S. 202 (Dekalb Pike) are scheduled to close between the Interstate 76 Interchange and Crockett Road in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County beginning sometime at 9:00 AM Monday, February 17, for sewer repair, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The double lane closure on northbound U.S. 202 (Dekalb Pike) will remain in place until the sewer repair is completed by a contractor for Upper Merion Township.
 
2/14/2020
Lane Restrictions on US 222 in Maiden Creek Township
 
2/14/2020
PennDOT District 11 is announcing single-lane restrictions on the Shaler Street Bridge over Route 19 (Saw Mill Run Boulevard) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will continue Monday through Friday, February 17-21 weather permitting.
 
2/14/2020
PennDOT District 11 is announcing sign installation work on northbound Route 65 (Ohio River Boulevard) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, February 17 weather permitting.
 
2/14/2020
King of Prussia, PA – PECO Energy is planning single lane closures next week from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on several state highways in Chester and Montgomery counties for utility construction, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
2/14/2020
PennDOT District 11 is announcing gas line work on Battleridge Road (Route 978) in South Fayette Township, Allegheny County will begin Monday, February 17 weather permitting.
 
2/14/2020
Motorists who travel Route 220 in Cherry Township, Sullivan County, are advised of a lane restriction due to a soil remediation project that will take place on Tuesday, February 18.
 
2/14/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is issuing a middle of February update for its Route 322/Potters Mills Gap project in southeast Centre County. Crews will be setting beams for a new bridge spanning Potter Run on Tuesday, February 18, and Thursday, February 20. Motorists should expect traffic stoppages of 10 to 15 minutes at a time in each direction while beams are being placed.
 
2/14/2020
Lane closures are scheduled on several state highways in Philadelphia next week, including Interstate 95 and U.S. 1 (Roosevelt Boulevard), for inspection operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
2/14/2020
Left lane closures are scheduled in both directions on Interstate 95 between Route 413 and Academy Road interchanges in Bristol and Bensalem townships, Bucks County, on Monday, February 17, through Friday, February 21, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for guide rail repairs, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
2/14/2020
A left lane closure is scheduled on eastbound Interstate 76 from just east of the University Avenue Interchange to the Passyunk Avenue Interchange in Philadelphia on Wednesday, February 19 and Thursday, February 20, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for tree trimming operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
2/13/2020
King of Prussia, PA – Westbound Interstate 76 will be reduced to a single lane between the 30th Street and Interstate 676 interchanges from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM, on Monday, February 17, to Thursday, February 20, then closed completely each night from 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning for demolition of the concrete deck on a section of the viaduct carrying Schuylkill Avenue over the expressway between Walnut Street and Market Street in Center City Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
2/13/2020
King of Prussia, PA – PECO Energy is planning to close High Street at two locations next week in West Chester Borough, Chester County for utility construction, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
2/13/2020
King of Prussia, PA – Single lane closures will be in place periodically on U.S. 1 and Street Road (Route 132) on Sunday, February 16, through Friday, February 21, from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM the following morning for bridge and roadway construction activities on a project to reconstruct, widen and improve a 1.3-mile section of the highway in Bensalem Township, Bucks County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.