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PECO Energy to Restrict State Road and Orvilla Road for Utility Improvements in Bucks and Montgomery Counties

06/19/2017

King of Prussia – PECO Energy is planning travel restrictions on State Road in Bristol Township, Bucks County, and Orvilla Road in Hatfield Township, Montgomery County, for utility improvements, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
The work schedule is:
 
• Monday, June 26, through late August, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, weekday lane restrictions are scheduled on State Road between Wyoming Avenue and Bellevue Avenue in Bristol Township, Bucks County; and
• Monday, July 10, through mid-September, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM, Orvilla Road is scheduled to close weeknights between Route 309 (Bethlehem Pike) and Route 463 (Cowpath Road) in Hatfield Township, Montgomery County. During construction, Orvilla Road motorists will be detoured over Route 309 (Bethlehem Pike), Broad Street and Route 463 (Cowpath Road).
 
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. The schedule is dependent on the weather.
PECO Energy will complete these projects under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.
 
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.
 
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MEDIA CONTACT: Chelsea Lacey-Mabe, 610-205-6799
 
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