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09/05/2018
TEMPORARY LANE CLOSURES ON JFK BLVD. TODAY & TOMORROW

TEMPORARY LANE CLOSURES ON JFK BLVD. TODAY & TOMORROW
Motorists advised of delays and impact on surrounding streets

PHILADELPHIA - There will be temporary lane closures in Center City Philadelphia beginning Wednesday, September 5th at 3:00 p.m. through Thursday, September 6th at 8:00 p.m. to accommodate the placement of heavy equipment on John F. Kennedy Blvd. between 17th & 18th Streets announced Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams.  One vehicular travel lane is set for closure for the duration of the time allotted.  Up to two vehicular travel lanes are expected to be closed between the hours of 5:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. on Thursday. All vehicular travel lanes are set to open by 8:00 p.m. The protected bicycle lane on the South side of the street will not be impacted.

The street will be open to pedestrian traffic for the duration of both days. Adjacent cross streets will be open. Commuters in the area should expect delays on JFK Blvd. and on surrounding streets.

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