Category: Infrastructure

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.

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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.

Road Closed

Fern Street Closed Between Baily and Longacre Monday, July 27

Please be advised that Fern Street between Baily Road and Longacre Boulevard will be closed on Monday, July 27, 2020. Delmont Utilities Inc., will be installing water main tie ins at this location. Please seek an alternate route until further notice. We appreciate your patience.

Baily Road Closed Monday June 8

Baily Road will be closed on Monday, June 8th from 7:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. between Church Lane and Laurel Road to all vehicle traffic. Emergency vehicles will have access on a slight delay.