Roadwork for week of Jan. 30

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. 30 through Feb. 6. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones.

Lane restrictions in both directions will be required on Route 202 in Birmingham, Thornbury, and Westtown townships between Routes 1 and 926. Crews are scheduled to work on patching from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Monday, Feb. 1, through Thursday, Feb. 4.

Patching is also scheduled on the Route 322 Bypass in West Goshen and East Bradford townships between Routes 202 and 322. Lane restrictions will be in place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5.

Drivers on Route 1 in Concord Township will continue to experience 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.

Patching will necessitate lane closures on southbound I-476 in Concord, Bethel, and Upper Chichester townships between Baltimore Pike and I-95. on Thursday, Feb. 4. Crews are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

A lane closure will be needed on Route 52 between Hillendale and Byron roads in Kennett Township for utility installation. Crews are scheduled to work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Thursday, Feb. 4.

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.

Work will also 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.

Utility installation on South High Street in West Goshen Township will require a lane closure from Thursday, Feb. 4, through Thursday, Feb. 11. Crews will be working between Yorktown and Lexington avenues from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bridge inspections will result in lane closures on I-95 in Philadelphia this week. The schedule involves the right northbound lane  between Broad Street and I-676 on Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and the southbound right lane between I-676 and Broad Street on Wednesday, Feb. 3, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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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