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I-676 East Lane Closure Next Week for Tree Trimming in Philadelphia - Pineville Road in Upper Makefield Township also restricted for tree work


​King of Prussia, PA – Eastbound Interstate 676 in Philadelphia and Pineville Road in Upper Makefield, Bucks County, will be restricted next week from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM for tree trimming operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

The work schedule is:
  • Monday, December 10, through Wednesday December 12, the right lane is scheduled to close on eastbound I-676 approaching the Interstate 95 interchanges; and
  • Monday, December 10, through Friday, December 14, lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Pineville Road between Brownsburg Road and Thompson Mill Road.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because slowdowns will occur during these tree removal operations. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.

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