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.
PennDOT contractor H&K Group Inc. is continuing its work to improve U.S. Route 422 between Limerick and Sanatoga. That requires lane closures there during the next seven days for several activities.
Day- and night-time closures are expected weekdays in both directions on U.S. Route 422 from Armand Hammer Boulevard to Sanatoga beginning Tuesday and continuing through Sept. 25.
A just-released PennDOT study includes the Zieglerville roundabout that opened at Routes 29 and 73 during 2009 among 22 that have proven effective in reducing traffic crashes and fatalities.
Concrete patching and the installation of intelligent transportation systems conduit will keep contractor crews busy during overnight and daytime hours this week on westbound U.S. Route 422.
Collegeville began utility installations Friday along Route 29 between 9th Avenue and Charles Street, respectively. Some closures occur daily, others overnight. The works is scheduled to end in October.
This year's transportation challenge to high school students, including those in western Montgomery County, is to find more money to keep wheels turning on the state's extensive roadways.
Repair work to be conducted this week on both sides of U.S. Route 422 between Royersford and Sanatoga involves single-land closures in right and left lanes daily and, in two instances, overnight.