Category: Infrastructure

Detour for E. Providence Rd.

Yeadon Avenue Closed Between Redwood Avenue and Baily Road for Sewer Work

Beginning Monday, November 9th, Yeadon Avenue will be closed between Redwood Avenue and Baily Road to continue sanitary sewer repairs. All traffic southbound Yeadon Avenue will be detoured east on Gunther Avenue to Church Lane and all other roads northbound Yeadon Avenue. Westbound Cedar Avenue and Redwood Avenue will be closed to all traffic during the day. Yeadon Avenue between Redwood and Baily Road will be closed until project has been completed.

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Baily Road Work

Baily Road Restoration to Impact Traffic, Parking on 9/30-10/1

Please be advised that Charlestown Paving & Excavating, Inc. will be performing street restoration on Baily Road (from Church Lane & Baily Road to Kerr Field) starting Wednesday, September 30, 2020 through Thursday, October 1, 2020 (weather permitting).

The work will be performed between the hours of 7:30 am. to 4:30 pm. This is the final stages of the Aqua PA Water Main Replacement Project. Also, parking is temporarily prohibited during the hours indicated and “No Parking” notices are posted.

Thank you for your patience.

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Detour for E. Providence Rd.

Detour on Church Road Due to Emergency Sanitary Sewer Work

Please be advised the 400 block of Church Lane (between Penn Street and Myra Avenue) will be closed September 18, 2020 until further notice. A. Gargiule & Sons will be conducting emergency sanitary sewer repairs at this location between the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Please follow the detour plan which shows northbound traffic using Penn Street and Bonsall Avenue and southbound traffic using Myra and Orchard Avenues. We appreciate your patience.

Map of Detour

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Detour for E. Providence Rd.

West Providence Road Closed Weekdays for Sewer Project

Due to sanitary sewer replacement work, West Providence Road will be closed to traffic between Lansdowne Avenue and the boundary with Upper Darby Township (at Darby Creek) beginning Monday, August 10th. The project is expected to take approximately 45 days.

Work is expected to take place between 8 AM-5 PM. During these hours, a detour will be in effect as shown below:

East ProvidenceRoad detour

Road Closed

Baily Road Closed Due to Storm Damage

Baily Road from Industrial Park Drive to Union Avenue is shut down due a large tree that fell and knocked down PECO poles and wires. Please be patient and DO NOT remove any barricades, caution tape, or other guiding and channeling devices that have been set up to warn drivers of the hazards ahead. PECO will handle this issue as soon as they can. We thank you in advance for your cooperation as storm clean up efforts continue.

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Borough Hall

Roof Replacement at Borough Hall to Impact Parking, Entrances

Please be advised the Borough Hall building is under construction for roof replacement. The expected date for completion for the project will be approximately two weeks. Please use caution as there are heavy operating equipment and possible debris falling from the roof. Parking may be limited. Please use the Borough parking lot behind the old Yeadon movie theater and Quality Gas or the Lukoil parking lot across the street. Also, entrances may be temporarily closed for everyone’s safety.

If you need further direction on ways to enter the building or parking please call the Borough at 610-284-1606.