King of Prussia, PA – Aqua Pennsylvania is scheduled to close Route 162 (Strasburg Road) weekdays between Bradford Avenue and Everhart Avenue in West Chester Borough, Chester County, on Monday, November 20, through Friday, November 24, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for water main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
During construction, Route 162 (Strasburg Road) motorists will be detoured over Bradford Avenue and Business U.S. 322 (Downingtown Pike).
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work area. The schedule is weather dependent.
Aqua Pennsylvania will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.
For more information on projects occurring or being bid this year, those made possible by or accelerated by Act 89, or those on the department’s Four and Twelve Year Plans, visit www.projects.penndot.gov.
Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 850 traffic cameras.
511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.
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