The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that Swedesford Road will be closed and detoured approaching U.S. 202 (Dekalb Pike) beginning Wednesday, May 3, for roadway reconstruction under a project to widen and improve nearly three miles of U.S. 202 from south of Morris Road to Hancock Road in Whitpain and Lower Gwynedd townships, Montgomery County.
Motorists are advised of the following travel restriction:
- Wednesday, May 3, through Wednesday, May 10, Swedesford Road will be closed 24/7 approaching U.S. 202 (Dekalb Pike) from Britt Road. This will be a 24/7 road closure with a posted detour for the dates listed in this notice. During the closure, Swedesford Pike Road motorists will be directed to use Sumneytown Pike and U.S. 202 (Dekalb Pike). Local access will be maintained for residents on Swedesford Road, Britt Road and Wagner Court.
Motorists are advised to allow more time for travel near the work area because backups and slowdowns will occur. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.