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Several State Highways Restricted Next Week for Tree Trimming Operations in the Philadelphia Region

01/31/2019

​King of Prussia, PA – Several state highways will be restricted next week in the Philadelphia Region for tree trimming operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

The work schedule is:
  • Monday, February 4, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Callowhill Road at Route 113 (Souderton Road) in Hilltown Township, Bucks County;
  • Monday, February 4, through Friday, February 8, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Dilworthtown Road between Westtown Road and Kashmir Drive in Thornbury Township, Delaware County;
  • Monday, February 4, through Friday, February 8, left lane closures are scheduled from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Holme Avenue between U. S. 1 (Roosevelt Boulevard) and Willits Road in Philadelphia;
  • Monday, February 4, through Saturday, February 9, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Route 29 (Gravel Pike) between Graterford Road and Plank Road in Perkiomen Township, Montgomery County; and
  • Tuesday, February 5, through Friday, February 8, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Route 412 (Durham Road) between Meginnes Road and Traugers Crossing Road in Nockamixon Township, Bucks County. 
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because slowdowns may occur during these tree removal operations. These operations are weather dependent. 

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MEDIA CONTACT: Robyn Briggs, 610-205-6799

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