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Weekly Roadwork - Bucks-Montgomery-Chester-Delaware

Published On: Dec 17 2011 11:33:22 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 18 2014 09:09:05 AM CST

Information provided by PennDOT

WEEK of 11/17/14

BUCKS COUNTY
A new traffic pattern will be established Tuesday (Nov. 18) on Tyburn Road between Pennsylvania Avenue and Old Tyburn Road in Falls Township.  
Crews will work Tuesday (Nov. 18) from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. to paint new traffic lines and relocate barriers to shift traffic onto the newly constructed north side (westbound lanes) of Tyburn Road between Pennsylvania Avenue and Old Bristol Pike. Tyburn Road will continue to be reduced to one lane in each direction.

Once the new traffic pattern is established, the Old Bristol Pike ramps to eastbound Tyburn Road will reopen to traffic.
During this phase of construction motorists will face short-term intermittent ramp closures will occur at the following locations:
 
·    Westbound Tyburn Road ramp to northbound Old Bristol Pike
·    Southbound Old Bristol Pike ramp to westbound Tyburn Road
·    Westbound Tyburn Road ramp to northbound Newbold Road
·    Southbound Newbold Road ramp to westbound Tyburn Road
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One lane will be closed on eastbound and westbound Route 132 (Street Road) between Route 532 (Bustleton Avenue) and Richelieu Road in Lower Southampton and Bensalem townships on Monday through Friday (Nov. 17-21) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. to seal pavement joints.
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Weekday lane restrictions are scheduled on Route 132 (Street Road) between Willopenn Drive and Route 611 (Easton Road) in Upper Southampton, Warminster and Warrington townships on Monday through the following Wednesday (Nov. 17-26) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for resurfacing operations.
 
Route 132 (Street Road) motorists are advised to use extra care when driving through the work zone and to allow additional time for travel because slowdowns will occur. The operations are dependent on the weather.
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Motorists will face intermittent weekday traffic restrictions on Bristol Road between Old York Road and Brennan Road in Warminster Township through Nov. 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for utility relocations.
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Aqua Pennsylvania will close Bristol Road in Bensalem Township and Church Road in Cheltenham Township on Weekdays beginning Oct. 6 for water main installations.

The work schedule is:
· Oct. 6 through Dec. 22 – Bristol Road will be closed and detoured between U.S. Route 1 and Neshaminy Boulevard from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists will be detoured over Neshaminy Boulevard, Rock Hill Road, and Old Lincoln Highway.
· Oct 6 through Jan. 30, 2015 – Church Road will be closed and detoured between Route 611 (York Road) and Mill Road from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists will be detoured over Mill Road, New Second Street, Township Line Road, and Route 611 (York Road).
Motorists are advised to allow extra time for travel through the construction zones
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A new traffic pattern will be established Tuesday (Nov. 18) on U.S. 13 between Bath Road and Green Lane in Bristol Township.  Crews will work Tuesday (Nov. 18) from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. to paint new traffic lines, reposition traffic signs and barrels, and reconfigure traffic signals to shift traffic to the northbound and southbound left lanes. This new traffic pattern will be in place until Oct. 2015.
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY
New as of 11/18/14
PECO Energy will reduce Route 611 (Old York Road) South to one lane between West Avenue and Summit Avenue in Jenkintown Borough from 7 a.m. tomorrow (Nov. 18) to 11 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26 for electrical conduit installation. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area as back-ups may occur.
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New as of 11/18/14
Intermittent traffic stoppages are scheduled on U.S. 422 at the Route 363 (Trooper Road) Interchange in West Norriton and Lower Providence townships from 10 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 20) to 6 a.m. Friday (Nov. 21) for the removal and relocation of overhead utility wires.                               
Weather permitting, U.S. 422 traffic will be stopped intermittently in both directions while utility crews remove and relocate overhead wires located just east of the Route 363 (Trooper Road) bridge. Each traffic stoppage is expected to last approximately 15 minutes.
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Traffic will be restricted weekdays on Matsonford Road in Upper Merion and Lower Merion townships for water main replacements.
The work schedule is:

·    Tuesday, Nov. 11 through Friday, Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Matsonford Road will be closed between County Line Road and Old Gulph Road. During this weekday operation, Matsonford Road motorists will be detoured over County Line Road, Upper Gulph Road and Old Gulph Road; and

Local access will be maintained up to the construction zones. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas. The schedules are dependent on the weather.
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CHESTER COUNTY
U.S. 202 North will be reduced to one lane at the Paoli Pike Interchange in West Goshen Township from 10 p.m. Monday (Nov. 17) to 5 a.m. Tuesday (Nov. 18) for overhead bridge construction.
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Overnight lane closures will be in place over the next week on U.S. 202 between the Chesterbrook and Route 401 interchanges in Tredyffrin and East Whiteland townships for roadwork.
 
Crews will work at night to complete miscellaneous items of work on the newly opened six-lane section of U.S. 202.
 
Weather permitting, lane closures will be in place on northbound and southbound U.S. 202 from 10 p.m. tonight, Nov. 14 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15; on Monday, Nov. 17 through Thursday, Nov. 20 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.; and from 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22.
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Weekday lane closures are scheduled on southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) between Route 113 (Uwchlan Avenue) and Shoen Road in Uwchlan and West Whiteland townships for the relocation of construction barriers.

Weather permitting, southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) will be reduced from two lanes to one Monday through Friday (Nov. 17-21) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. while crews move construction barriers in preparation for widening the southbound side of the highway. 
 
Drivers are advised to allow additional time to travel south on Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) during construction because slowdowns will occur when traffic is restricted to one lane.
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Expect nighttime lane closures when traveling on U.S. 202 between the Chesterbrook and Route 401 interchanges in Tredyffrin and East Whiteland Townships for roadwork.  

Weather permitting, lane closures will be in place on northbound and southbound U.S. 202 from 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8; on Monday, Nov. 10 through Thursday, Nov. 13 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.; and from 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15.
Construction is scheduled to finish in late November.
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Aqua Pennsylvania will restrict travel on three state roads in Chester County - North High Street and Marshall Street in West Chester Borough and Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) in Schuylkill Township – for the installation of new water mains.
The work schedule is:
·    From Monday, Sept. 29 to Friday, Nov. 28, Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) will be closed and detoured between White Horse Road and Kleyona Avenue in Schuylkill Township weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists will be detoured over Route 29 (Main Street), Pothouse Road, White Horse Road, Valley Park Road and Country Club Road; and
·    From Monday, Oct. 6 to Friday, Dec. 5, Marshall Street will be closed and detoured between North High Street and Montgomery Avenue in West Chester Borough and West Goshen Township weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. One posted detour will take traffic from North High Street over Market Street and Montgomery Avenue. A second detour will take vehicles over Montgomery Avenue, Gay Street and North High Street.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time for travel through the construction zones
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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) closed the structurally-deficient Burnt Mill Road Bridge over a branch of the Red Clay Creek in Kennett Township due to structural deterioration.
During the bridge closure, Burnt Mill Road will be detoured over Norway Road and Spring Mill Road. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.
The structure will remained closed until a project is designateded to either repair or replace the bridge.
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DELAWARE COUNTY
Aqua Pennsylvania will close Route 320 (Sproul Road) weekdays between Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Church Lane in Marple Township beginning Monday, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for water main replacement.
The weekday closure will be in effect through Wednesday, Dec 31. During this operation, Route 320 (Sproul Road) through traffic will be detoured over Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Church Lane.
Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.
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Traffic will be restricted weekdays on Media Line Road in Marple Township for water main replacements.
The work schedule is:
·    Wednesday, Nov. 19 through Friday, Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Media Line Road will be closed between Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Newtown Street Road. During this weekday operation, Media Line Road motorists will be detoured over Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and Newtown Street Road.
Local access will be maintained up to the construction zones.  Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these areas. The schedules are dependent on the weather.