King of Prussia, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will hold a project update meeting on Monday, March 5, at 7:00 PM in the Middletown Township Public Hall of the Municipal Center at 3 Municipal Way, Langhorne, for the upcoming New Falls Road project in Bristol and Middletown townships, Bucks County.
The project involves construction of new sidewalk and ADA curb ramps to improve pedestrian safety on nearly a mile-long section of New Falls Road between Durham Road and Bristol Oxford Valley Road.
The purpose of the meeting is to present the public with progress plans and a status update on the improvement project. Citizens will have the opportunity to circulate among subject displays to gather information and discuss the different facets of the project with PennDOT’s design team.
Construction bids on this project are scheduled to be opened in late 2018 or early 2019.
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
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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.
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