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Berks County: Lane Restrictions on Several Highways

Apr 07, 2017 • by PA Dept of Transpotation (PENNDOT)
Highway Work Zones

County: Berks Municipality: City of Reading

ROAD NAME: PA 12 (Warren Street Bypass)

BETWEEN: Carbon Street AND River Road

Type of Work: Other

Work being Done By: PENNDOT Contractor

Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Be alert for lane restrictions for road survey work. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the area.

START DATE: 04/11/2017 Est. Completion Date: 04/11/2017

Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 9:00 AM To 3:00 PM

Will Rain Cause Delays? YES

County: Berks Municipality: Exeter Township

ROAD NAME: US 422 (Perkiomen Avenue) East

BETWEEN: Redlane Road AND Donna Lane

Type of Work: Drainage

Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces

Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restrictions. Expect significant delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

START DATE: 04/10/2017 Est. Completion Date: 04/12/2017

Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM

Will Rain Cause Delays? YES

County: Berks Municipality: Amity Township

ROAD NAME: US 422 (Benjamin Franklin Highway) West

BETWEEN: Hill Road AND Daniel Boone Road

Type of Work: Drainage

Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces

Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restrictions. Expect significant delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

START DATE: 04/13/2017 Est. Completion Date: 04/14/2017

Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM

Will Rain Cause Delays? YES

County: Berks Municipality: Upper Bern Township

ROAD NAME: Interstate 78 

BETWEEN: Exit 19 (PA 183) AND Exit 29 (PA61)

Type of Work: NOT Work Related

Work being Done By: Other

Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: A controlled burn by the PA Game Commission just north of Exit 23 (Shartlesville) may reduce visibility for motorists in the area. Use caution driving through the area. More information about the location of this controlled burn can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/jklrdqf

START DATE: 04/11/2017 Est. Completion Date: 04/11/2017

Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 11:00 AM To 4:00 PM

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 825 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

Follow regional PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAAllentown.

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