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Ardmore Avenue Bridge Construction Project, Get Ready for Delays

March 20, 2019

Ardmore, Haverford Township. PA —  Construction on two Ardmore Avenue Bridges is going to start on Monday, March 25.  The bridges will remain open for this first stage of construction which runs through Friday, April 5.  
 
"Traffic will be reduced to one lane from 9 AM to 3 PM on weekdays and flaggers will be working from Haverford Avenue up to Golf House ...

Lower Merion Township Is Looking for Your Help Finding Potholes

Ardmore, Lower Merion Township, PA — According to Lower Merion Township officials area roadways are becoming ragged and pocked with potholes as winter grinds to a close.”  The township is looking for help finding the gouges, cracks, and hollows that end up damaging care tires and steering alignments on our cars.

 

To report a pothole in Lower Merion Township just call ...

Narberth Avenue Bridge To Close to Vehicles

 

Narberth, PA — The Borough of Narberth Will be closing the Narberth Avenue bridge to all vehicle traffic starting March 8, 2019.  Pedestrians will still be able to cross the bridge by using the traffic lane. The sidewalks will be closed.

 

“PennDOT and Amtrak perform tests every six months for the bridges structural integrity and the ratings of the last ...

Switch to Daylight Saving Time Can Affect Daily Commute, Cautions AAA

HAWTHORNE, NJ - AAA is reminding drivers that the change to Daylight Saving Time may create a distraction on the roadway and challenges for drivers who lost an hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 10, at 2:00 a.m.

“As we spring forward, drivers should be aware that the time change will also mean changes to driving habits. Some drivers may suddenly find themselves ...

Hawthorne Borough Administrator Releases Name of Bobcat Operator Who Fell Onto Route 208

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Hawthorne's Borough Administrator, Eric Maurer, released a statement today with respect to the accident where a Bobcat plow fell from a pedestrian bridge and onto a van from Hawthorne Mechanical Contractors yesterday.

“Hawthorne Public Works Serviceman Donald E. Turner, Jr., was injured yesterday while operating a Bobcat to clear snow from the footbridge owned by the ...

Route 208 Northbound Opened to One Lane Following Bridge Collapse

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Following the disastrous collapse of a pedestrian bridge over Route 208, where a Bobcat plow plunged through and fell onto a commercial van owned by Hawthorne Mechanical Contractors, traffic was stopped in both directions.  One lane of the southbound side was opened during the afternoon, but the northbound side, where the tragic accident took place, remained closed until ...

Lower Merion Deer Cull nets 148: Safety Paramount Police Report

Ardmore, Lower Merion Township, PA — Authorities announced that a sharpshooter tracked and eliminated 148 deer during the last deer cull that ended in December. The tally was the second highest number of deer killed since the culling and recording started in 2009.

The record was captured the previous year when 170 deer were eliminated.

The deer management sessions were conducted on ...

Section of Route 208 Closed After Plow Falls Through Pedestrian Bridge

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Route 208 North between Utter and Goffle Road was closed in both directions late Monday morning when a small plow clearing a pedestrian bridge fell through.  The plow dropped through a hole and collided with a white commercial van, crushing the passenger side and leaving a crater in the pavement. As of 12:40 p.m., the borough announced that Route 208 south was re-opened, but ...

Harrowing Vehicle Rescue on Schuylkill Expressway I76at Blue Route 476

West Conshohocken, PA — Fire, Rescue, and Paramedics are on the scene of a vehicle where two victims are reported trapped in a car that had gone off the road.

The vehicle and its two occupants were tilted towards its side, dangling on a hillside which had emergency personnel concerned that it could flip to its roof.

At 11:53 AM today Montgomery County 911 dispatch sent emergency ...

SEPTA Train Kills Women in Rosemont

 

Rosemont, PA — A woman was struck and killed by a SEPTA train tonight at approximately 7:30 PM in Rosemont, SEPTA reported.  The woman was thought to be illegally walking on the tracks on Roberts Road near the station located at Roberts and David Drive in Radnor township.

 

Investigator are still on the scene and service has been disrupted with shuttle buses ...

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