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Dow Chemical to Close State Road for Railroad Crossing Improvements in Bristol Township, Bucks County


​King of Prussia, PA – Dow Chemical is planning to close State Road between River Road and Mack Drive in Bristol Township, Bucks County, beginning Friday, November 10 at 5:00 PM, through Monday, November 13 at 5:00 AM, for railroad crossing surface replacement, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

During construction, State Road motorists will be detoured over River Road and Cedar Avenue.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling near the work area. The schedule is weather dependent.
Dow Chemical will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.
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