Norfolk Southern Railroad to Close County Line Road Next Week for Railroad Crossing Improvements in Upper Southampton Township
King of Prussia, PA – Norfolk Southern Railroad is planning to close County Line Road between Heaton Road and Somers Drive in Upper Southampton Township, Bucks County, on Monday, October 5 through Friday, October 9, for railroad crossing improvements, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
During the 24-hour closure, County Line Road motorists will be detoured over Route 232 (2nd Street Pike), Jaymor Road and James Way.
Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling near the work area because backups and delays will occur. The schedule is weather dependent.
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PA Route 32/River Road to close beneath Scudder Falls Toll Bridge during daytime hours Thursday, October 8
LOWER MAKEFIELD – Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project construction activities are expected to necessitate a daytime closure/detour of PA Route 32/River Road in the vicinity of the Scudder Falls Toll Bridge next Thursday.
The travel restriction will enable project work crews to safely move and position heavy equipment to move the pier-cap forms from a new land-based bridge support pier to another pier under construction near the river’s edge.
The road closure is scheduled to be in effect on both directions of Route 32/River Road from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, October 8.
Affected traffic will be diverted around the closed section of roadway via nearby Main Street/Taylorsville Road from East Afton Avenue to the south and Woodside Road to the north. A detour map is attached to this advisory. The travel restriction will not impact traffic on I-295 or the Scudder Falls Toll Bridge. Local access from the Route 32/Delaware Avenue intersection with Route 332/East Afton Avenue in Yardley will be accommodated.
Wismer Road to close Tuesday for pipe replacement in Solebury Township
Wismer Road will be closed and detoured between Carversville Road and Point Pleasant Pike in Solebury Township, Bucks County on Tuesday, October 6, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., for pipe replacement by Bucks County maintenance, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
During the closure, Wismer Road motorists will be directed to use Carversville Road, Route 413 (Durham Road) and Point Pleasant Pike. Local access will be maintained up to the work zone. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.