King of Prussia, PA – The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is planning single lane closures, weekdays, on Route 132 (Street Road) in both directions between Reading Avenue and Old Lincoln Highway in Bensalem Township, Bucks County, on Monday, March 11, through Friday, March 29, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for borehole drilling, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work area because backups will occur. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.
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