Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

05/18/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/18/2024 06:11

PennDOT Reopens Plymouth Road Following Sinkhole Repair in Plymouth Township

PennDOT Reopens Plymouth Road Following Sinkhole Repair in Plymouth Township

05/18/2024

King of Prussia, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced todaythat Plymouth Road was opened this morning in both directions between Rittenhouse Square and Butler Pikein Plymouth Township, Montgomery County, following sinkhole repair.

Northbound Plymouth Road was closed on Friday, May 3, following the discovery of pavement settlement. In addition, southbound Plymouth Road was closed May 14, to expand excavation activity into the southbound lanes,

PennDOT's contractor used flowable fill to pack the void until an elevation was reached where the roadway base could be installed, followed by final paving.

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 regional X alerts.

For a complete list of construction projects impacting state-owned highways in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties, visit the District 6 Traffic Bulletin.

Subscribe to PennDOT news and traffic alerts in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties at www.penndot.pa.gov/District6.

Information about infrastructure in District 6, including completed work and significant projects, is available at www.penndot.pa.gov/D6Results. Find PennDOT's planned and active construction projects at www.projects.penndot.gov.

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MEDIA CONTACT:Robyn Briggs, [email protected]

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