Lane and ramp closures will be in place at night next week on U.S. 1 and at the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s Bensalem Interchange, and on Street Road (Route 132) in Bensalem Township, Bucks County, for paving, bridge painting and other construction activities, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
The work schedule and locations are:
During the ramp closures, traffic on U.S. 1 to the Turnpike will be detoured to the Neshaminy Exit to the ramp to southbound U.S. 1 back to the Turnpike. Traffic on the Turnpike ramp to northbound U.S. 1 will be detoured on southbound U.S. 1 to the Street Road (Route 132) Exit to the ramp to northbound U.S. 1.
Motorists also are reminded that southbound Old Lincoln Highway remains closed through mid-September from the ramp to southbound U.S. 1 to Bristol Road in Middletown Township for reconstruction. Motorists are detoured south on U.S. 1 to the Neshaminy Interchange, then right onto Rockhill Drive back to Old Lincoln Highway.
Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.