Aqua Pennsylvania to Close Manchester Avenue/Rose Valley Road Weekdays for Water Main Improvement in Delaware County

Aqua Pennsylvania to Close Manchester Avenue/Rose Valley Road Weekdays for Water Main Improvement in Delaware County

King of Prussia, PA – Aqua Pennsylvania is planning to close Manchester Avenue between Baltimore Pike and Brookhaven Road in Media and Rose Valley boroughs and Upper Providence and Nether Providence townships, Delaware County, beginning Wednesday, September 19, for water main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. Weather permitting, the closure will be in place weekdays from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM through early November.

During construction, Manchester Avenue motorists will be directed to use Baltimore Pike, Route 252 (Providence Road) and Brookhaven Road. Local access will be maintained up to the work area.

Aqua Pennsylvania will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.

For more information on projects occurring or being bid this year, those made possible by or accelerated by Act 89, or those on the department’s Four and Twelve Year Plans, visit  www.projects.penndot.gov.

A list of weekly road restrictions and PennDOT maintenance operations in the five-county Philadelphia region is available by visiting the District 6 Traffic Bulletin at www.penndot.gov/District6.

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 860 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.

For more PennDOT information, visit www.penndot.gov. Follow local PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAPhilly, and follow the department on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pennsylvaniadepartmentoftransportation and Instagram at www.instagram.com/pennsylvaniadot.

MEDIA CONTACT: Brad Rudolph, 610-205-6800