Roadwork and lane restrictions in Berks County 8/14/23

Berks County residents and commuters should be aware of the following roadwork and lane restrictions scheduled to take place between August 11th and August 19th.

In Greenwich Township, construction work will lead to a westbound lane restriction on Interstate 78 West between Exit 40 (PA 737) and Exit 45 (PA 863). The restriction is part of the ongoing Interstate 78 Reconstruction Project and will take place during nighttime hours from 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM. The work will begin on August 14th and is expected to be completed by August 17th. Drivers are advised to exercise caution while driving through this area.

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Wyomissing Borough and Spring Township will experience nighttime lane restrictions on US 222 between Paper Mill Road and PA 724. The lane restrictions are connected to the ongoing US 222 Improvement Project and will take place from 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM, starting on August 14th and lasting until August 19th. Motorists should use caution and expect possible delays during these hours.

Ruscombmanor Township will have daytime lane restrictions at the intersection of PA 12 and PA 73 due to utility relocation work performed by a Local Utility. The restrictions will be in effect from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 14th and lasting until August 18th. Drivers should anticipate delays during these hours and exercise caution.

Bethel, Upper Tulpehocken, and Upper Bern townships will see lane restrictions on Interstate 78 West between Exit 16 (Midway) and Exit 23 (Shartlesville) for milling and paving work. These restrictions, performed by a PennDOT Contractor, will occur during nighttime hours from 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM, starting on August 13th and ending on August 17th. Motorists should be prepared for lane restrictions and possible delays.

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Robeson Township will have a lane restriction on Interstate 176 between Exit 1 (PA 23) and Exit 7 (PA 10) due to inspection work by PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces. This restriction will be in effect during daytime hours from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, beginning on August 17th and concluding on the same day. Lane restrictions will be in place in both directions.

Cumru Borough will experience lane restrictions on US 422 between Bingaman Street and Interstate 176 for inspection work. Eastbound lane restrictions will take place on September 11th and 12th, while westbound lane restrictions will occur on September 13th and 14th. The restrictions will be in effect from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Cumru Township will have lane restrictions on US 422 between Bingaman Street and I-176 for inspection work by PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces. The restrictions will be in effect from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on September 7th and lasting until the same day. Rain may cause potential delays during these hours.

Tulpehocken Township will experience lane restrictions with flagging on Rehrersburg Road between PA 419 and PA 501 due to drainage work performed by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. These restrictions will take place during daytime hours from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 14th and lasting until August 18th. Motorists should expect delays and exercise caution while passing through the work zone.

Albany Township will have lane restrictions with flagging on PA 143 between PA 662 and Lehigh County Line. PennDOT Maintenance Forces will be conducting other work during daytime hours from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 14th and lasting until August 18th. Drivers should anticipate delays and use caution while passing through the work zone.

Cumru Township will experience lane closures on Interstate 176 between Exit 2 (PA 10/PA 23) and Exit 7 (PA 10) due to crack sealing work by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. The northbound lane will be affected during nighttime hours from 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM, starting on August 14th and ending on August 15th. Motorists should expect delays and exercise caution.

Exeter Township will have lane closures in both directions on US 422 between Cumru Township Line and Exeter Township Line for crack sealing work by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. These lane closures will take place during nighttime hours from 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM, starting on August 15th and lasting until August 18th. Drivers should anticipate delays and use caution while traveling through the work zone.

Oley Township will have daytime lane closures with flagging on PA 73 between Friedensburg Road and PA 562 for surveying work conducted by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. The lane closures will be in effect from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 14th and ending on the same day. Motorists should expect possible delays and use caution.

Exeter Township will experience lane closures with flagging on PA 562 between Ben Franklin Highway and PA 662 for shoulder work/widening performed by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. These lane closures will take place during daytime hours from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 15th and ending on the same day. Drivers should anticipate delays and exercise caution.

Bally Borough will have daytime lane closures with flagging on PA 100 between Mill Street and Seisholtzville Road for shoulder work/widening conducted by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. These lane closures will be in effect from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 16th and ending on the same day. Motorists should expect possible delays and use caution.

Bally Borough will experience lane closures with flagging on PA 100 between Mill Street and Seisholtzville Road for shoulder work/widening performed by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. The lane closures will take place during daytime hours from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 17th and lasting until August 18th. Drivers should anticipate delays and exercise caution.

Hereford Township will have lane closures with flagging on Seisholtzville Road between PA 100 and PA 73 for shoulder work/widening conducted by PennDOT Maintenance Forces. These lane closures will be in effect from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, starting on August 18th and ending on the same day. Motorists should expect possible delays and use caution.

In Greenwich Township, construction work will lead to lane restrictions on Interstate 78 between Exit 40 (PA 737) and Exit 45 (PA 863). The restrictions will be in effect 24 hours a day as part of the ongoing Interstate 78 Reconstruction Project. The work will begin on August 11th and is expected to be completed by August 14th. Motorists are advised to exercise caution while driving through this area.

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