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Two State Highways to Close for Pipe Replacement in Bucks County

06/09/2017

King of Prussia, PA – Two state highways are scheduled to be closed and detoured for pipe replacements in Bucks County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

The work schedule is:
 
• Saturday, June 10, from 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Paletown Road between Old Bethlehem Pike and Rocky Ridge Road in Quakertown Borough is scheduled to be closed and detoured. Paletown Road motorists will be directed to use Smoketown Road, Muskrat Road, Rockhill Road and Old Bethlehem Pike; and

• Monday, June 12, and Tuesday, June 13, from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Cat Hill Road between Farmers Lane and Branch Road in West Rockhill Township is scheduled to be closed and detoured. Cat Hill Road motorists will be directed to use County Line Road, Route 563 (Ridge Road) and Lawn Avenue.
 
Local access will be maintained up to the construction zones. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas. 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.
 
Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway 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 825 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.
 
For more PennDOT information, visit www.penndot.gov. Follow local PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAPhilly, and follow the department on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pennsylvaniadepartmentoftransportation and Instagram at www.instagram.com/pennsylvaniadot.
 
MEDIA CONTACT: Bob Kent, 610-205-6801
 
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