Road Closures That Will Really You-Know-What

Must be M month Rep Greg Vitali and are letting people know of the upcoming 2013 Manoa and Marple Road closures (which will be ROYAL P's-in-the-A's) in Haverford Township. Manoa's blockage starts Aug 26. Marple's: Starts MONDAY Aug 19th. ┬áSee the copy of Mr. Vitali's email below for even more road disruptions from Aqua PA. Sorry, Ashurst Townies Let me just apologize in advance to the people who live on the very pretty street of Ashurst and it's surrounding avenues. We're very sorry, and we'll try to drive slowly if we must go down your way. Edgmont, So Close Yet So Far Away Marple Road closing will be awful. Firstly, we can't sneak in the back way to the dog park and the CREC. Secondly, we'll have to do that weird jiggy thing with Bryn Mawr avenue to get to West Chester Pike in Broomall. Poop. (Traffic redirection brings out the Havertownies potty mouth). More Swearing Opportunities Hint: If anyone drives on West Chester Pike out of the city, take Cobbs Creek parkway or Haverford Rd outbound until the mess in Upper Darby is done. From Greg Vitali: Aqua Pennsylvania to Restrict Traffic on Three State Roads in Delaware County for Water Main Replacements Aqua Pennsylvania will restrict traffic on Route 3 (West Chester Pike) and State Road in Upper Darby Township, and Marple Road in Haverford Township, for water main replacements, PennDOT announced. On Thursday, Aug. 15, westbound Route 3 (West Chester Pike) will be narrowed to a single lane between Park Avenue and Madison Avenue in Upper Darby Township from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16. Traffic will be controlled by flagging. On Wednesday, Aug. 14 and Thursday, Aug. 15, there will be a shoulder closure on southbound State Road at the intersection of Park Avenue in Upper Darby Township from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Traffic will be controlled by flagging. Beginning Monday, Aug. 19, Marple Road will be closed between Darby Road and Darby Creek Road in Haverford Township weekdays from 9 a.m. to … [Read more...]