Roadwork for week of Oct. 10

PennDOT and Kennett Township have announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Oct. 10 through Oct. 17. Both recommend that motorists allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones.

Utility installation will cause lane restrictions on East Baltimore Pike between Ways Lane and Cope Road in Kennett Township. The work is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Thursday, Oct. 15, through Thursday, Oct. 22.

Utility installation is also scheduled between Norfolk Avenue and East Campus Drive on South High Street in West Goshen Township. Crews will require lane restrictions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, through Thursday, Oct. 22.

Utility installation will result in a lane closure on Smithbridge Road in Concord Township between Paschal Drive and Country Lane. The work will continue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Wednesday, Oct. 14.

Burnt Mill Road in Kennett Township is closed and detoured indefinitely between Norway and Spring Mill roads while advance work continues on repairs to the Burnt Mill Bridge, which was closed on April 24, 2014.

The road-widening project continues on Route 100 in Uwchlan and West Whiteland townships. Lane closures will be in effect between Swedesford Road and Route 113 from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. from Sunday, Oct. 11, through Friday, Oct. 16. Crews will also be working from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Monday, Oct. 12, through Friday, Oct. 16.


Work is continuing on the project to widen Route 202, which is scheduled for completion in August 2016. Motorists will experience traffic pattern shifts and lane closures in both directions in East Whiteland Township between the Routes 30 and 401 interchanges.


Eastbound I-76 will be closed and detoured between University Avenue and 34th Street in Philadelphia for the resurfacing of the bridge over the Schuylkill River overnight on Friday, Oct. 9, and Monday, Oct. 12, through Wednesday, Oct. 14, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.


In Kennett Township, Hillendale Road is being widened between McFarlan and Bayard Roads, starting on Friday, Oct. 9. Paving will be done on Tuesday, Oct. 20, and Wednesday, Oct. 21, requiring closure from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; only local and emergency traffic will be permitted and detours will be posted.


Base repair on Rosedale Road in Kennett Township is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 13, with patching on Monday, Oct. 19. The road will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; only local and emergency traffic will be permitted through. Detours will be posted.


Roads in the Longwood Crossing Development in Kennett Township will be milled on Wednesday, Oct. 14, and Thursday, Oct. 15, in preparation for paving on Friday, Oct. 16, when roads will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Detours will be posted.


Skyview Road in Kennett Township will be closed for paving on Thursday, Oct. 22, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Only local and emergency vehicles will have access; detours will be posted.

If you want to report potholes and other roadway maintenance concerns on state roads, call 610-566-0972 in Delaware County or 484-340-3200 in Chester County, or visit and click on “submit feedback.”


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