Roadwork for week of March 19

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 March 19 through March 26. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones.

Utility installation will necessitate lane closures on Route 926 in East Marlborough Township. The work is scheduled between West Clay Creek Lane and River Birch Circle from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Wednesday, March 23.

Patching crews will be out on Wedensday, March 23, on southbound I-95 between the state of Delaware and the Philadelphia County line. The northbound section will be done on Thursday, March 24. Crews are scheduled to work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and lane closures will be needed.

Drivers on southbound I-476 in Concord, Bethel and Upper Chichester townships between Baltimore Pike and I-95 will also experience lane closures for patching crews, which are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 22.

Route 202 in both directions in Birmingham, East Goshen, West Goshen, Westtown and West Whiteland townships between Boot Road and Route 926 will also be the site of patching crews. Lane restrictions will be needed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. from Monday, March 21, through Thursday, March 24.

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.

Traffic signal work on Route 100 in Uwchlan and West Whiteland townships will require lane closures from Monday, March 21, through Friday, March 25. Crews will be working in both directions between Swedesford Road and Sheree Boulevard from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Overnight lane restrictions are scheduled on the Route 30 Bypass between Bondsville Road and North First Avenue in Caln Township on Friday, March 18, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for concrete median barrier placement. The bypass will also be the site of patching crews, who will be working from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. between Routes 82 and 100 from Monday, March 21, through Thursday, March 24.

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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