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Upcoming Road Work in Berks County

by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation recently announced several road construction projects that will take place throughout Berks County.

County: Berks
Municipality: Washington Township
Road name: PA 100
Between: Mill Street and Chestnut Street
Type of work: Other
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Daytime
Restriction: Shoulder work in both directions. Please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: April 22, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 28, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: Ontelaunee Township
Road name: Shackamaxon Street
Between: PA 61 / Shoemaker Avenue and Shoemakersville Road
Type of work: Drainage
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Daytime
Restriction: Lane restrictions in both directions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 17, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 18, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: Albany Township
Road name: Stagecoach Road
Between: PA 737 / Krumsville Road and PA 143 / Hill Road
Type of work: Drainage
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Daytime
Restriction: Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 20, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 21, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: Sinking Spring Borough
Road name: Fritztown Road
Between: Mountain Home Road and Hull Street
Type of work: Pothole Patching
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Daytime
Restriction: Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 17, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 21, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: Hereford Township
Road name: Conrad Road
Between: Baldy Hill Road and Forgedale Road
Type of work: Drainage
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Daytime
Restriction: Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 17, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 18, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: District and Pike Townships
Road name: Bitting Road/Long Lane
Between: PA 73 / Philadelphia Avenue and Huffs Church Road
Type of work: Other
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Daytime
Restriction: Lane restrictions Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 20, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 21, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: Cumru Township
Road name: Interstate 176 / Morgantown Expressway
Between: Exit 10 (PA 724) and Exit 7 (PA 10)
Type of work: Bridge Repair
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Daytime
Restriction: Be alert for shoulder restrictions on I-176 north and south. Please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 17, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 21, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: Washington Township
Road name: PA 100 / Main Street
Between: Mill Street and Chestnut Street
Type of work: Other
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Nighttime
Restriction: Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 17, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 18, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

County: Berks
Municipality: Various Townships
Road name: US 422 / Benjamin Franklin Highway East
Between: Broadcasting Road  and Stowe Exit
Type of work: Drainage
Work being done by: PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction: Nighttime
Restriction: This will be a moving operation in the eastbound direction. Please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date: June 17, 2024
Estimated completion date: June 21, 2024
Restrictions in effect (time of day): 7 p.m. to 5:30 a.m.
Will rain cause delays? Yes

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras. 511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following local alerts on X.

Subscribe to PennDOT news and traffic alerts in Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Northampton, and Schuylkill counties here.

Information about infrastructure in District 5, including completed work and significant projects, is available here. Find PennDOT’s planned and active construction projects here.

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