Construction Update
Daytime Lane Restrictions Scheduled Next Week on Route 29, Meyers Road and Route 73 in Montgomery County
Daytime lane restrictions are scheduled from Monday, June 19, through Friday, June 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Route 29 (Gravel Pike) and Meyers Road in Perkiomen Township and Route 73 (Skippack Pike) in Skippack Township for utility and construction activities related to an $11.2 million safety improvement project.

Route 29 (Gravel Pike) will be reduced to a single lane between Miller Road and Harrison Road in Perkiomen Township for utility relocation.

Meyers Road will be reduced to a single lane between Seitz Road and Miller Road in Perkiomen Township for storm sewer installation.

Route 73 (Skippack Pike) will be restricted to a single lane between Squirrel Hill Road and Perkiomen Creek Road in Skippack Township for subbase and paving operations.

During construction, all traffic will be controlled by flagging. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the construction areas because slowdowns will occur.

Travel Restrictions Scheduled Next Week on State Highway for Maintenance Operations
Monday, June 19, through Thursday, June 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the right lane is scheduled to close on southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) between King Street and U.S. Route 422 in Pottstown Borough and Upper Pottsgrove Township for shoulder stabilization.

Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. The scheduled activity is weather dependent.

U.S. 422 Lane Closures Next Week for Bridge Construction in Lower Pottsgrove Township
On Tuesday, June 20, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the right lane is scheduled to close on eastbound U.S. Route 422 between the Route 724 (Schuylkill Road) and Sanatoga interchanges.

On Thursday, June 22, and Friday, June 23, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., the left lane is scheduled to close on westbound U.S. Route 422 between the Sanatoga and Armand Hammer Boulevard interchanges.

Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. The contractor’s schedule is dependent on the weather.

Field Work Continues on the Milepost A38 to Milepost A44 Total Reconstruction Project
Environmental field studies, surveys to support project engineering and geotechnical investigations will be conducted from May 29 to June 30 throughout the project corridor that extends north of Clump Road (milepost A38) to north of the Quakertown Interchange (milepost A44). Construction is continuing on the Trumbauersville Road and Steinsburg Road bridge replacements over the Turnpike in Milford Township. Traffic will be detoured until the fall.

Plank Road, Otts Road to Close for Safety Improvement Project

Tuesday, May 2, through October, Plank Road will be closed and detoured between Route 29 (Gravel Pike) and Route 73 (Skippack Pike). Plank Road motorists will be detoured over Route 29 (Gravel Pike), Haldeman Road and Route 73 (Skippack Pike).

Tuesday, May 2, through May 2019, Otts Road will be closed and detoured between Miller Road and Route 29 (Gravel Pike). Otts Road motorists will be detoured over Route 29 (Gravel Pike), Bridge Street, Wartman Road, Township Line Road, Seitz Road and Meyers Road.
                         
Report Potholes to PennDOT by Calling 1-800-FIX-ROAD or Going Online
Motorists that can report potholes and other roadway concerns on state roads by calling 1-800-FIX-ROAD or visiting dot.state.pa.us and clicking on “Submit Roadway Feedback.”

Citizens are asked to be as specific as possible when reporting pothole locations or other maintenance concerns on state routes such as deer removal or signing issues. Citizens are asked to report the county, municipality, street name and route number, or the state route (SR) number that can be found on small black and white signs posted along state roadways. Citizens should also provide a description of any familiar landmarks that will help PennDOT locate the problem area.

Once notified, PennDOT will work expeditiously to address roadway concerns as weather permits.

Weather permitting, PennDOT is working daily to repair potholes on state highways throughout the five-county Philadelphia region. Crews have placed nearly 3,000 tons of patching material on state roads in the region since December 1, 2015.

The 1-800-FIX-ROAD number should not be used to report traffic accidents, disabled vehicles, or other emergencies. Motorists should continue to call 911 to report those types of incidents.