News for Immediate Release

02/21/2013

Lane Restrictions Scheduled on Route 422 near Pottstown


KING OF PRUSSIA
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that lane restrictions and intermittent traffic stoppages are scheduled on Route 422 between the Sanatoga and Stowe interchanges in Montgomery and Chester counties for road and bridge improvements.

The work schedule is:

• One lane will be closed on eastbound Route 422 between the Route 724 and Sanatoga interchanges in Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County and North Coventry Township, Chester County, from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m. from March 1 through March 29; and

• One lane will be closed on on westbound Route 422 between the Sanatoga and Route 724 interchanges in Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County and North Coventry Township, Chester County, from 7 p.m. to 1 p.m. from March 1 through March 29.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area. The work schedules are weather dependent.

The work is part of PennDOT’s $73.3 million project to rebuild and improve 1.6 miles of Route 422 in Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County and North Coventry Township, Chester County.

J.D. Eckman, Inc., of Atglen, Chester County is the general contractor on the project that is financed with 80 percent federal and 20 percent state funds. Construction is scheduled to finish in October 2018.

PennDOT reminds motorists they can log on to www.511pa.com or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions on Route 422 and other major highways before heading out.

For more information, visit www.dot.state.pa.us.

Follow local PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAPhilly.

Media contact: Charles Metzger, Community Relations Coordinator, 610-205-6801
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Media contact: Charles Metzger, Community Relations Coordinator, 610.205.6801

Source:PennDOT Engineering District 6, King of Prussia, Pa.
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