Week’s Lane Closures Affect MontCo, ChesCo Drivers
KING OF PRUSSIA PA – Portions of several different roads in western Montgomery and northern Chester counties will have lanes closed on varying days during the coming week (Monday through Friday, Sept. 26-30, 2022) for resurfacing projects, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation office in King of Prussia forewarned.
Work schedules and locations in western Montgomery County include lane closures scheduled for:
- Monday through Thursday from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following mornings on Fretz Road, between Wambold and Yoder roads; on Yoder Road, between Fretz and Clemens roads; on Clemens Road, between Yoder and Ruth roads; and Ruth Road, between Clemens Road and Route 63, all in Lower Salford Township, for milling and paving; and
- Monday through Friday from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following mornings on Kinsey Road, between Route 113 and Upper Mainland Road; on Upper Mainland Road, between Kinsey and Quarry roads; and Quarry Road, between Upper Mainland and Old Forty Foot roads across parts of Towamencin and Lower Salford townships, for paving.
In northern Chester County, scheduled lane closures for high-friction surface treatments include:
- Mondays though Fridays until Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Route 23, between Slonaker Road and Nottingham Drive, in East Coventry Township, for high friction surface treatment;
- Wednesday (Sept. 28) through Oct. 12 (Wednesday) on weekdays only from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Linfield Road, between Longview Road and the Limerick Township line, in East Coventry Township;
- Wednesday (Sept. 28) through Oct. 14 (Friday) on weekdays only from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Route 29, between Aldham Road and Dickson Drive, in Charlestown Township;
- Friday (Sept. 30) through Oct. 18 (Tuesday) on weekdays only from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Charlestown Road, between Swiss Lane and Pickering Dam Road, in Charlestown Township; and
- Friday (Sept. 30) through Oct. 18 (Tuesday) on weekdays only from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Route 113, between Wheatland and Church streets in Phoenixville Borough.
Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. Slowdowns will occur, PennDOT reported. All scheduled activities depend on acceptable weather.
Under its resurfacing projects, PennDOT is milling existing roadway surfaces and repaving those highways with new asphalt to provide a smoother riding surface.
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