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Route 113, MacDade Boulevard Restricted Next Week for ADA Curb Ramp Installation in Chester and Delaware Counties

06/12/2019

​King of Prussia, PA – Motorists will encounter periodic lane closures at several intersections on Route 113, MacDade Boulevard, and Hares Hill Road in Chester and Delaware counties, on Monday, June 17, through Friday, June 21, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, as a part of a project to install 138 ADA curb ramps at 47 intersections across Chester and Delaware counties the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

The work locations include:

  • Route 113 (Dayton Street) and Grant Street/Freemont Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Dayton Street) and Oak Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Dayton Street) and Route 113 (Emmett Street) in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Emmett Street) and Anne Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Emmett Street) and Marshall Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Emmett Street) and South Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Black Rock Road) and Riverwalk Drive in Phoenixville Borough Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Franklin Avenue) and West High Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Franklin Avenue) and Route 113 (Emmett Street) in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • Route 113 (Franklin Avenue) and St. Marys Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County;
  • MacDade Boulevard and Monta Vista Avenue in Ridley Township, Delaware County;
  • MacDade Boulevard and Forrest Avenue in Ridley Township, Delaware County;
  • MacDade Boulevard and Edgewood Avenue in Ridley Township, Delaware County;
  • MacDade Boulevard and Virginia Avenue in Ridley Township, Delaware County;
  • MacDade Boulevard and Milmont Avenue in Ridley Township, Delaware County;
  • MacDade Boulevard and Morris Avenue in Ridley Township, Delaware County;
  • MacDade Boulevard and Haverford Road/Morton Avenue in Ridley Township, Delaware County; and
  • Hares Hill Road and Kimberton Road in East Pikeland Township, Chester County.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because slowdowns will occur. The contractor's schedule is dependent on the weather.

Additional intersections scheduled for ADA curb ramp installation include:

  • Route 113 (Bridge Street) and Buchanan Street; Walnut Street; and Hall Street in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County.
  • Route 113 (Franklin Avenue) and West High Street; Saint Marys Street; Rhoades Street; and Route 113 (Emmett Street) in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County.
  • Route 113 (Emmett Street) and Queen Street; Ann Street; Green Street; Marshall Street; Airy Street; South Street; North Street; and Route 113 (Dayton Street) in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County.
  • Route 113 (Black Rock Road) and Bateman Drive; Riverwalk Drive; and Winding River Drive in Phoenixville Borough, Chester County.
  • Hares Hill Road and Kimberton Road; and Carrie Lane in East Pikeland Township Chester County.
  • Chester Road and Fairview Road in Swarthmore Borough, Delaware County.
  • MacDade Boulevard and Bullens Lane; Valley Road; Fairview Road; Woodcrest Road; School Lane; Kossuth Avenue; Buchanan Avenue; Ohio Avenue; Baltimore Avenue; Arlington Avenue; Belmont Avenue; Rio Vista Avenue; Pathmark Drive; Willowbrook Drive; and Hazel Avenue; in Ridley Township, Delaware County.

L.C. Costa Contractors, Inc. of Warminster, Bucks County, is the general contractor on the $946,676 project, which is financed with 100 percent federal funds. Work on the entire project is expected to be completed in summer 2019.

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