Concrete that buckled under high heat conditions Wednesday afternoon on U.S. Route 422 westbound, just before the Phoenixville-Collegeville exit, caused more than 6 hours of delays.
Commuters on U.S. Route 422 this week can expect to encounter lane restrictions at its Trooper Road and Valley Forge Road interchanges.
Road widening on a portion of Route 100 in Chester County near Exton will close one lane in both directions for much of the daytime throughout next week.
PennDOT contractors are set next Monday to begin work on replacing two Schuylkill bridges on U.S. Route 422 near Stowe, between North Coventry and West Pottsgrove.
The South Hanover Street closure by Norfolk Southern will occur Aug. 13-17.
Many states may like the advance loan option offered by bonds known as GARVEEs to repair their transportation infrastructure problems, but Pennsylvania isn't one of them.
The state Department of Transportation has temporary (about seven months) jobs available for workers with specialized skills. If you're one of them, hurry. The application deadline is July 25.
PennDOT will limit travel from four to only two lanes on the South Hanover Street in Pottstown beginning Thursday, so its contractor can start work on $6 million of repairs there. Meanwhile, reconstruction of the downtown High Street bridge finished ahead of schedule.