Work Zone Travel Advisories

US 202 between Route 30 and Chesterbrook
Dates: Jan-1-13 through Jan-1-15
Two lanes of northbound and southbound traffic are being maintained during peak travel times. Off-peak, nighttime and weekend lane restrictions may occur.


CONSTRUCTION STATUS: SPRING 2014
Southbound Reconstruction Continues Across Six-Plus Miles of Route 202 Expressway ...
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Latest Project News

April 7, 2014
Lane Closures on Planebrook Road
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March 19, 2014
Traffic Pattern Change on SB Ramp to Rt. 401
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February 7, 2014
Pennsylvania Traveler Information Enhanced with New 511PA Website, Improved Phone and Alert Systems
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November 21, 2012
$63.3 Million Contract to Widen U.S. Route 202 in East Whiteland Township, Chester County
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July 27, 2012
Route 29 Widening Underway
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Get info on Markley Street/U.S. 202 South Construction in Norristown.

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Widening and Reconstruction in 2014

Construction on US Route 202 in 2014 continues on the southbound side along the entire the 6.5 mile Section 300 work area that stretches from just south of the Swedesford Road/Route 252 Interchange in Tredyffrin Township to the US Route 30/Exton Bypass Interchange in East Whiteland Township, Chester County. Reconstruction and widening on the northbound side from the Mill Lane overpass through to the Swedesford Road/Route 252 Interchange (Section 320) are essentially finished. Traffic is riding on the northbound side and median of Route 202 between Swedesford Road/Route 252 and Route 30. Get the details of current construction here

Download a slide show of Section 300 Improvements.

During all upcoming work on Route 202, PennDOT will maintain two lanes of traffic in each direction during periods of heavy use to minimize the impact of construction on users of the busy commuter route. We look forward to utilizing this website to keep you informed about the progress of construction and any planned off-peak or weekend lane restrictions that may occur.

Go here for Frequently Asked Questions.

Check out Section 300 improvements that have been made so far on our Interactive Project Map .

Commuter Information

  • Headlights, taillights on in posted work zones.
  • Double fines, license suspension for speeding in work zones.
  • Updated US 202 Commuter Options Map and Info
    www.us202-300.com/publications.cfm
  • PennDOT Information
    610.205.6700
  • PennDOT Website
    www.dot.state.pa.us
  • 511
    Log on to 511pa.com or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions on US 202 and other major highways before heading out.
    www.511pa.com
  • PennDOT Roadway Maintenance Hotline
    1.800.FIX.ROAD
    (1.800.349.7623)
  • SEPTA
    215-580-7800
    www.septa.org
  • TMA of Chester County
    610-993-0911
    www.tmacc.org
  • Greater Valley Forge TMA
    610-354-8899
    www.gvftma.com
  • Delaware County TMA
    610-892-9440
    www.dctma.org

Q. When will the railroad bridge be repainted?

A. The bridge will be repainted as part of Section 320 construction. Originally, the bridge was to be repainted under the Section 311 project. But that plan would have required extensive and expensive traffic control measures, with nighttime lane closures to sand blast and repaint small sections in time to reopen the lane by the following morning. Instead, the bridge will be sanded and repainted in larger sections when traffic is shifted for extended periods while the roadway is rebuilt, all at a significant savings.

Go here for more Frequently Asked Questions.

From the Photo Gallery
April 2014 - Foundations for sound walls are in place along the southbound side of Route 202 south of Route 401. Note the zig-zag path that the finished walls will follow.
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