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Pedestrian Safety Improvement Project Begins

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation www.penndot.govPedestrian Safety Improvement Project Begins Next Week on Business U.S. 30 in Sadsbury Township, Chester County

King of Prussia, PA – Lane restrictions are scheduled on Business U.S. 30 (Lincoln Highway) between Octorara Road and Old Wilmington Road in Sadsbury Township, Chester County, beginning Wednesday, September 7, from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM, for pedestrian safety improvements, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) said today.  The weekday lane restrictions on Business U.S. 30 (Lincoln Highway) will be in effect through the end of October.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through this work area.

The work is part of a $741,000 safety enhancement project to improve pedestrian mobility and safety by installing sidewalks, crosswalks, curb extensions and bulb-outs; and constructing traffic calming measures such as planted islands and tress

The entire project is expected to be completed by the end of October.

Marino Corporation of Skippack, Montgomery County, is the general contractor on the project, which is financed with 100 percent state funds.

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Route 30 Multimodal Transportation Study available for public comment

The Route 30 Multimodal Transportation Study – Draft Report is available for public review and comment. 

The report will be available at the township building to any members of the public that stop by the Township to review it.

Go to www.chescowest.com and the “Route 30” page to download a copy of the report.

Comments are due by June 13, 2016.

Comments can be submitted via email to Nicole Kline, Project Manager, McMahon Associates, Inc., nkline@mcmahonassociates.com.