Roadwork for week of Jan. 16

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Jan. 16 through Jan. 23. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones.

Route 1 in Concord Township will be the site of lane restrictions between Powell and Stoney Bank roads from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Crews will be working on turning-lane reconfigurations through Friday, Feb. 12.

Drivers on  Route 1 in Concord Township will also experience lane closures between Brinton Lake Road and Applied Card Way. Crews will continue working on roadway modifications and utility installation connected to the Mainline Health Care complex. The work is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Saturday, Jan. 30.

A lane closure will be needed on Route 52 between Hillendale and Byron roads in Kennett Township for gas main installation. Crews are scheduled to work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19, through Tuesday, Jan. 26.

Work is continuing on the project to widen Route 202, which is scheduled for completion in August 2016.  Motorists should expect delays for traffic pattern shifts in Tredyffrin and East Whiteland townships.

Further south on Route 202, crews will be working between Route 1 and 926 in Westtown, Thornbury and Birmingham townships on pothole patching. The work is scheduled from Tuesday, Jan. 19, through Friday, Jan. 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Patching is also scheduled on Route 322 in West Goshen and East Bradford townships. Crews will be working between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 22.

Utility installation will continue to result in lane restrictions on Penn Green Road at Starr Road in New Garden Township through Friday, Jan. 22. Crews are scheduled to work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Work will continue on the Speakman Covered Bridge in East Fallowfield and West Marlborough townships. Frog Hollow Road between Concord Bridge and Strasburg roads will be closed and detoured until the estimated completion date of Sept. 20.

Burnt Mill Road in Kennett Township remains 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 Birmingham Road Bridge in Birmingham Township is also closed indefinitely to repair structural damage discovered in September. Posted detours will be in effect between Lambourne Road and Stoney Run Drive.

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 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 18, through Friday, Jan. 22, for seeding and pavement marker installation.

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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