UPDATE: The roadwork has been postponed by PennDOT until April 11, 2022.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Monday that work is scheduled to begin on a project to improve US 222 between Reading Boulevard and Paper Mill Road in Wyomissing Borough and Spring Township.
Work on the project includes roadway milling, concrete patching, paving, bridge preventive maintenance, guide rail updates, tree clearing, and pavement markings.
Kriger Construction, Inc. of Scranton, is the general contractor on the $13.2 million project that is anticipated to be complete in November 2022.
This section of US 222 has an average daily traffic volume of 28,712 vehicles northbound and 29,156 vehicles southbound at Reading Boulevard, and 41,168 vehicles northbound and 45,642 vehicles southbound at Paper Mill Road.