Bridge Inspections Scheduled in Valley, and on 422

KING OF PRUSSIA PA – Inspection of bridges on state highways in Lower Frederick, Perkiomen, and Upper Providence townships, and Schwenksville Borough, and on U.S. Route 422 between its Oaks and Route 363 interchanges are planned Monday through Friday (July 12-16, 2021) by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District 6 office in King of Prussia, it reported.

Drivers should anticipate lane closures, it added. The work schedules and locations are:

  • In Lower Frederick, on Monday (July 12) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Route 29 between Route 73 and Spring Mountain Road;
  • In Perkiomen and Schwenksville, on Tuesday (July 13) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Schwenksville Road and Park Avenue between Pennypacker Road and Route 29; and
  • In Upper and Lower Providence on 422 in both directions, Wednesday through Friday (July 14-16) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., between the Oaks and Route 363 interchanges.

Slowdowns may occur, so drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. All scheduled activities depend on acceptable weather.

The inspections, part of PennDOT’s program to inspect bridges at least once every two years, are intended to ensure their safety and overall condition.

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