I-76, U.S. 202 LANE CLOSURES NEXT WEEK FOR ITS INSTALLATION IN MONTGOMERY AND CHESTER COUNTIES
King of Prussia, PA – Lane closures are scheduled next week on Interstate 76 and U.S. 202 in Montgomery and Chester counties for Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
The work schedule is: • Monday, March 5, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM, a right lane closure is scheduled on eastbound I-76 between the Gladwyne and U.S. 1 interchanges in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County; and • Wednesday, March 7, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, a left lane closure is scheduled on northbound U.S. 202 between the Route 3 and Route 100 interchanges in West Goshen Township, Chester County. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work zones. All scheduled activities are weather dependent. 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: Ayanna Williams, 610-205-6798