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Verizon Pennsylvania to Restrict Chestnut Street Next Week for Conduit Installation in Philadelphia

04/03/2020

King of Prussia, PA – Verizon Pennsylvania is planning lane closures next on Chestnut Street at two locations in Philadelphia for conduit installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

The work schedule is:

  • Tuesday, April 7, through Thursday, April 9, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a lane closure is scheduled on Chestnut Street between 17th Street and 16th Street; and
  • Friday, April 10, through Tuesday, April 14, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a lane closure is scheduled on Chestnut Street between 21st Street and 20th Street.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because backups and delays will occur. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.

Verizon Pennsylvania will complete these projects under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit. For a list of all utility work and other construction projects impacting state-owned highways in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties, visit our District 6 Traffic Bulletin.

Subscribe to PennDOT news and traffic alerts in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties 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 or downloading the 511PA application for iPhone and Android devices. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 950 traffic cameras.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Brad Rudolph, 610-205-6800


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