PECO TO RESTRICT SEVERAL STATE HIGHWAYS NEXT WEEK FOR UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS IN MONTGOMERY, DELAWARE A
King of Prussia, PA – PECO is planning lane restrictions next week on several state highways in Montgomery, Delaware and Chester Counties, for gas main work, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
The work schedule is: • Monday, February 12, through Friday, February 16, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM, overnight lane restrictions are scheduled on Dekalb Street (U.S. 202 North) between Schuylkill Avenue and Main Street in Norristown, Montgomery County; • Monday, February 12, through Thursday, February 22, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM, lane restrictions are scheduled weeknights on Pyle Road between U.S. 202 and Concord Crossing Lane in Concord Township, Delaware County; and • Monday, February 12, through Friday, February 23, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, lane restrictions are scheduled weekdays on Conestoga Road between U.S. 30 (Lancaster Avenue) and Upper Gulph Road in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work area. All scheduled activities are weather dependent. PECO will complete these projects under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit. For more information on projects occurring or being bid this year, those made possible by or accelerated by Act 89, or those on the department’s Four and Twelve Year Plans, visit www.projects.penndot.gov. A list of weekly road restrictions and PennDOT maintenance operations in the five-county Philadelphia region is available by visiting the District 6 Traffic Bulletin at www.penndot.gov/District6. Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 850 traffic cameras. 511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website. For more PennDOT information, visit www.penndot.gov. Follow local PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAPhilly, and follow the department on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pennsylvaniadepartmentoftransportation and Instagram at www.instagram.com/pennsylvaniadot. MEDIA CONTACT: Chelsea Lacey-Mabe, 610-205-6799