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08/24/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF AUGUST 27TH

STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF AUGUST 27TH
Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected

PHILADELPHIA –The following streets are scheduled for street improvement work during the week of August 27th, announced Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams. The work schedule includes temporary, full street closures, parking restrictions, daytime, evening and overnight hours. Weather or special events in the area may alter the resurfacing schedule. 

Work will be completed in separate phases – milling and adjusting of manhole covers and resetting of utility boxes – which will take place in separate activities over the course of the week.  Operations for the milling work will be performed during the daytime hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Milling of each street segment is expected to last approximately one-to-two days per street.  Work for adjusting of manhole covers and resetting of utility boxes is scheduled for daytime hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. and is expected to last approximately one-to-two days per street.  

Below are streets scheduled for milling and adjusting of manhole covers and resetting of utility boxes which are the preparation phases of the City’s resurfacing program. 

Hundred On From To Police District

9100 - 9500 Blue Grass Rd Welsh Rd E Roosevelt Blvd 8

3500 Drumore Dr Calera Rd Pedrick Rd 8

4900 Fitler St James St State Rd 8

9600 James St Fitler St Grant Ave 8

10800 - 10900 Modena Dr Pedrick Rd Calera Rd 8

9200 - 9400 Torresdale Ave Linden Ave Aubrey Ave 8

13000 -13400 Trevose Rd Bustleton Ave Edison Ave 7

2700 - 2900 Welsh Rd Willits Rd Holme Cir 8

 

Operations for the paving will be performed during both daytime and overnight hours. Daytime work will be performed between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.  Evening into overnight work will be performed between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 7 a.m. The anticipated time to complete the paving of each street segment varies and is dependent on the length and width of the street. Work is being performed by City crews. Paving is a part of the final phase of resurfacing.

Below are streets scheduled for paving during the daytime hours, beginning at 7:00 a.m., and ending at 4:00 p.m.:

Hundred On From To Police District

700 - 1100 27th St Pennsylvania Ave Girard Ave 3

500 - 800 17th St Francis St Spring Garden St 3

 

Below are streets scheduled for paving during the evening and into the overnight hours of 7:00 p.m. through 7:00 a.m.:

Hundred On From To Police District

300 - 600 2nd St Fairmount Ave Callowhill St 3

Unit - 100 10th St Race St Filbert St 3

100 - 400 17th St Cherry St Callowhill  St 3

900 - 1000 Cherry St 11th St 9th St 3

1500 - 1600 Cherry St 17th St Mole St 3

Unit - 100 Franklin Towne Wood St Vine St 3

200 - 800 Lombard St 2nd St 9th St 3

1900 - 2000 Ludlow St 21st St 19th St 3

1400 - 1500 Moravain St Broad St 16th St 3

400 Pennsylvania Ave 22nd St Hamilton St 3

900 - 1100 Race St 9th St 12th St 3

 

To complete the work, residents should expect parking restrictions.  Temporary ‘No Parking’ signs will be posted in advance of each scheduled activity. Residents are urged to move their cars from the work sites when temporary ‘No Parking’ signs are posted, so that vehicles are not towed.  In the event a car is towed, please contact your local Police District to determine its location.  Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling around the work areas.

While the Streets Department will make every effort to minimize disruption to traffic, citizens are urged to plan ahead and use alternative routes when traveling in these areas.  The Streets Department thanks citizens in advance for their patience and cooperation as we work to improve city streets.

For more information on the Streets Department’s paving Program, please clickhere.  Citizens may also contact the Streets Department’s Customer Affairs Unit at 215-686-5560.  For information on all City services, please call 3-1-1.

 

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