Overnight lane closures with brief stoppages, and daytime ramp lane restrictions on ramps will occur on Interstate 95 next week for construction activities between the Bridge Street and Girard Avenue interchanges in Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced.
The work schedule is:
- Sunday, January 14, through Friday, January 19, from 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning, the left lane will be closed periodically on northbound I-95 between the Betsy Ross Bridge/Aramingo Avenue and Bridge Street interchanges for soil borings in the median;
- Monday, January 15, through Friday, January 19, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, lane restrictions will be in place periodically on the northbound I-95 ramp to Aramingo Avenue and on the ramp from the Betsy Ross Bridge to I-95 south for soil borings;
- Monday, January 15, and Tuesday, January 16, from 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning, two left lanes will be closed and full stoppages of up to 15 minutes will occur periodically on southbound I-95 between the Allegheny Avenue and Girard Avenue interchanges for installation of temporary girder support on the end of the southbound viaduct; and
- Tuesday, January 16, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning, the left will be closed on northbound and southbound I-95 at the Betsy Ross Bridge/Aramingo Avenue Interchange for storm sewer maintenance and soil borings.
Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling on I-95 through the work areas. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.
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