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Berks County: Upcoming Work on State Roads

by PennDOT

Aug 20, 2019
PennDOT

Upcoming work on State Roads as planned by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles 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 950 traffic cameras.

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Various

Road name:  Interstate 78

Between:  Exit 30 (Hamburg) and Exit 35 (PA 143)

Type of work:  Median Repair

Work being done by:  PennDOT Contractor

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  Lane restriction both directions for median barrier work.

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  City of Reading

Road name:  PA 183

Between:  Lehigh Avenue  and Walnut Street

Type of work:  Inspection

Work being done by:  PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  North Bound lane closure from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM, South Bound lane closure from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

Start date:  8/22/19

Est completion date:  8/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 04:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Greenwich Township

Road name:  Old Route 22

Between:  PA 143  and Donat Road

Type of work:  Inspection

Work being done by:  PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  East Bound Lane Closure.

Start date:  8/23/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Spring Township

Road name:  Van Reed Road

Between:  Woods Way and North Village Drive

Type of work:  Other

Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  Lane restrictions for sinkhole repairs. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/21/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Bethel Township

Road name:  Shirksville Road

Between:  Frystown Road and Lebanon County Line

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:  8/22/19

Est completion date:  8/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Bethel Township

Road name:  Rehrersburg Road

Between:  Salem Road and Airport Road

Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening

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:  8/23/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Richmond Township

Road name:  Crystal Cave Road

Between:  Crystal Ridge Road and Crystal Ridge Road

Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening

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:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/19/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Richmond Township

Road name:  Crystal Ridge Road

Between:  Dunkels Church Road and Kutztown Road

Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening

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:  8/20/19

Est completion date:  8/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Tilden Township

Road name:  PA 61 / Pottsville Pike North

Between:  Cabela Drive and Low Land Road

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  Lane restriction. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/21/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Windsor Township

Road name:  PA 61 / Pottsville Pike

Between:  4th Street and Zions Church Road

Type of work:  Milling

Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  Be alert for lane restrictions on PA 61 north and south. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  8/22/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Longswamp Township

Road name:  Centennial Road

Between:  State Street and Woodside Avenue

Type of work:  Paving

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:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Windsor Township

Road name:  PA 143 / Chestnut Street

Between:  Hein Road and Old Route 22

Type of work:  Paving

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:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Greenwich Township

Road name:  Interstate 78

Between:  Exit 35 (PA 143) and Exit 45 (PA 863)

Type of work:  Construction

Work being done by:  PennDOT Contractor

Type of restriction:  Nighttime

Restriction:  Lane restrictions on I-78 east and west for highway reconstruction work.  Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  8/18/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 PM To 06:00 AM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Greenwich Township

Road name:  Interstate 78

Between:  Exit 30 (Hamburg) and Exit 35 (PA 143)

Type of work:  Median Barrier Repair

Work being done by:  PennDOT Contractor

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  Lane restriction on I-78 east and west. Expect significant delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

County:  Berks

Municipality:  Greenwich Township and Lenhartsville Borough

Road name:  Old Route 22

Between:  PA 143 and PA 737/Krumsville Road

Type of work:  Milling & Paving

Work being done by:  PennDOT Contractor

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone. If there is a crash or other incident that closes I-78 in the area, the contractor will suspend operations on Old Route 22 until I-78 opens.. Other work includes guiderail updates, road base repairs and line painting.

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  10/15/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 05:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

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