Road Report for Aug. 20 through Aug. 26

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect drivers in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Aug. 20 through Aug. 26. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if traveling through one of the construction zones. Work schedules are subject to change.

Utility pole replacement will cause daytime lane closures on Route 202 between E. Pleasant Grove Road and Piedmont Road in Westtown Township from Aug. 22 through Oct. 28.

  • From Monday, Aug. 22, through Wednesday, Aug. 24, Red Lion Road will be closed and detoured during daytime hours between Corrine Road and Lenape Unionville Road in Pocopson Township for shoulder reconstruction. During the closure, motorists will be directed to use Corrine Road, Locust Grove Road, and Lenape Unionville Road;

Motorists should expect daytime lane closures on Route 162 (Embreeville Road) between Route 82 and Scott Road in East Marlborough Township for utility construction. The work is expected to last through Friday, Oct. 28.

Through the end of December, utility renewal will continue causing daytime lane restrictions on Route 52 between Fairville Road and Wedgewood Drive in Pennsbury Township through the end of December.

Motorists should expect lane restrictions with a detour for trucks on Route 162 at its intersection with Route 82 in Newlin Township because of bridge repair. There is currently no date for completion.

The Embreeville Road Bridge over the West Branch over the Brandywine Creek in Newlin Township remains closed because of the Sept. 1 flooding. The closure remains listed as indefinite.

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