Kathy Liebler
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  Contact:  Kay Jenkins Rew, (610) 279-1645

March 17, 2000

 

TRAVEL ADVISORY:
TRAFFIC SLOWS FOR LINE PAINTING NEAR 
THE VALLEY FORGE INTERCHANGE

Philadelphia, PA The Pennsylvania Turnpike is advising motorists that on Monday, March 20 between 10 a.m. and noon, between mileposts 331 and 332, Pennsylvania State Police Troop T cars will pace both eastbound and westbound traffic (alternately) at a slower speed while yellow lines are painted on the roadway. The work area is located approximately four miles east of the Valley Forge Interchange (Exit #24), within the Schuylkill River Bridge construction project. All lanes will remain open to traffic. MOTORISTS TRAVELING THROUGH THE AREA SHOULD ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH THEIR DESTINATIONS.

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