Tree Trimming, Road Work In Lower Bucks

A Ford F-750 truck used for tree trimming, in a parking lot. Photo by Grendelkhan.

Several operations may delay motorists this upcoming week, beginning Jun. 10, in Lower Bucks. PennDOT crews will be working to clear tree branches, install new curbs at intersections, and repair guide rails.

Tree Trimming

Commuters may encounter tree trimming operations in Newtown and Bristol Townships, and should plan for flagging operations. All work will be conducted between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., and focuses on Route 332 (Newtown Richboro Road) and Green Lane respectively.

• Monday, Route 332 (Newtown Richboro Road) between Mill Pond Road and the Newtown Bypass in Newtown Township
• Tuesday through Friday, Green Lane between U.S. Route 13 (Bristol Pike) and Pacific Avenue in Bristol Township

ADA Curb Installation

As part of a larger project to install curbs at intersections accesible to people with disabilities, crews will be working in Newtown and Lower Makefield Townships. These installations are all scheduled between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.; motorists should expect lane closures.

Crews could be working at a different intersection each day depending on progress.

• Route 413 (Newtown Bypass) and Route 532 (Durham Road) in Newtown Township
• Route 413 (Newtown Bypass) and Newtown Langhorne Road in Newtown Township
• Route 532 (Durham Road) and Route 532 (Sycamore Street/ Washington Crossing) in Newtown Township
• Mirror Lake Road and Yardley Langhorne Road in Lower Makefield Township
• Stony Hill Road and Cardinal Drive in Lower Makefield Township

Guide Rail Repairs

Various lane closures are planned for Route 1 (Lincoln Highway) this week, especially in Falls and Middletown Townships. All work will be conducted between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on scheduled days.

• Monday and Tuesday, a right lane closure is scheduled in both directions on U.S. Route 1 (Lincoln Highway) between Pennsylvania Avenue and Rockhill Drive in Falls and Middletown townships
• Tuesday through Friday, a left lane closure is scheduled in both directions on U.S. Route 1 (Lincoln Highway) between Route 213 (Maple Avenue) and Rockhill Drive in Middletown Township
• Friday, from a right lane closure is scheduled in both directions on U.S. Route 1 (Lincoln Highway) between Pennsylvania Avenue and Rockhill Drive in Falls and Middletown townships