Lane Restrictions on Route 309 North Next Week for Utility Work

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 11, 2017

Lane Restrictions on Route 309 North Next Week for Utility Work

King of Prussia, PA – Weekday lane restrictions are scheduled on northbound Route 309 between Park Avenue and Route 313 (West Broad Street) in Quakertown Borough, Bucks County, starting Monday, May 15, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for utility work being performed for St. Luke’s Hospital, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The weekday lane restrictions will be in effect through Friday, May 26.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through this area. The work schedule is dependent on the weather.

A contractor for St. Luke’s Hospital will complete the 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.

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