As part of its project to replace the South Park Road, Lower Pottsgrove, bridge across U.S. Route 422, contractors working for PennDOT installed a temporary alternating light Tuesday to control traffic.
Long-term lane closures, overnight-only full closures, and detours are set to begin Monday on U.S. Route 422 to replace bridges at Park Road and Pleasant View Road in Lower Pottsgrove.
Both the west- and eastbound sides will be affected, as PennDOT's contractor continues pavement resurfacing and sign installation chores between the Royersford-Trappe and Sanatoga interchanges.
Reflective pavement markings that help drivers find their way in low-light conditions and bad weather are due for repair or replacement next week on U.S. Route 422 and Route 363.
Limerick Township supervisors agreed Tuesday to seek bids for the proposed construction of new a U.S. Route 422 westbound on-ramp at its Sanatoga interchange. The project has been 10 years in the making.
With concrete patching, paving, pavement sealing, and travel systems installation, traffic on U.S. Route 422 will again endure single-lane closures Monday until Saturday in Limerick and Lower Pottsgrove.
Rupert Road is one of four in Lower Pottsgrove where traffic speeds are rising, particularly among commuters hurrying to enter or exit at U.S. Route 422. Slow down; consequences ahead.
Rail service provider Amtrak and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation are working to make it easier for train passengers on the New York-to-Harrisburg route to bring their bicycles.