Roadwork and lane closures for Aug. 4-11

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Aug. 4 through Aug. 11. PennDOT recommends that motorists allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones.

Lane closures will occur on Valley Brook Road in Concord and Aston Townships for milling and paving between Concord Road and U.S. 1 from Monday, Aug. 4, through Friday, Aug. 8. The work is scheduled from 7 p.m. through 5 a.m.

Rt. 52 in Kennett Township is scheduled for base repair on Tuesday, Aug. 5. The work, which will require lane restrictions at the Hillendale Road intersection, will be done from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Southbound U.S. 1 in Kennett, New Garden and Lower Oxford  Townships will require lane closures between Bayard Road and the Maryland state line for patching from Monday, Aug. 4, through Friday, Aug. 8. The work will be done from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The roundabout project continues on Wawaset Road in Pocopson Township, which will be closed until Sept. 2 between Lenape-Unionville and Corinne Roads; detours are posted. Lenape-Unionville Road, which will be closed through Sept. 29 between Rt. 52 and Locust Grove Road and between Pocopson and Locust Grove Roads for roundabout reconstruction, also has detours posted.

Burnt Mill Road in Kennett Township is closed and detoured between Norway and Spring Mill Roads indefinitely while crews work to repair damage to a bridge that collapsed on April 24.

Lane restrictions will be in effect on Newark Road in New Garden Township at Baltimore Pike for road construction. The work will be done from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Monday, Aug. 4, through Friday, Aug. 8.

Work is continuing to repair overhead bridge damage on northbound U.S. 202 in West Goshen Township. The right lane will be closed at all times between the Paoli Pike and U.S. 322 interchanges. A completion date has not been announced.

One lane will remain closed on I-95 North at the Commodore Barry Bridge for construction through July 14, 2015.

If you want to report potholes and other roadway maintenance concerns on state roads, call 1-800-FIX ROAD.


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