Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - January 3

(Jan 03, 2020)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to water main break. DETOUR POSTED. U.S. 1 Roosevelt Boulevard SB/NB LEFT AND RIGHT LANE CLOSURES between Fox Street and 17th Street from December 18 – January 7, 2020 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to bridge deck pours. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to concrete island construction. Sumneytown Pike, Upper Salford Township LANE CLOSURE between Thompson Road and Shelby Road from December 10 – February 15 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to utility work. Cowpath Road, Hatfield Township ONE LANE CLOSURE between Dain Avenue and W. Vine Street from December 23 – January 3 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to gas line installation. A Street, Upper Merion Township ONE LANE CLOSURE between Flinthill Road and V Street from December 23 – January 10 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to gas line installation. N. Trooper Road, West Norriton/ Lower Providence Townships FLAGGING AND LANE CLOSURE between W. Main Street and Mann Road from December 26 – January 17 from 9 AM – 3 PM due to gas main relocation. Markley Street, Norristown Borough ONE LANE CLOSURE between Poplar Street and W. Fornance Street from December 30 – January 10, 2020 from 9 AM Read more

 

Traffic Update

(Dec 27, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to water main break. DETOUR POSTED. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to utility work. I-95 N (Girard Point Bridge) RIGHT AND LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Route 291 to I-676 (Exit 13) and Broad Street (Exit 17) Interchanges from November 3 – December 14 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to bridge inspection. U.S. 1 Roosevelt Boulevard SB/NB LEFT AND RIGHT LANE CLOSURES between Fox Street and 17th Street from December 18 – January 7, 2020 from 9 PM – 5 AM due to bridge deck pours. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to concrete island construction. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road and Moyer Road to Bergey Road from May 28 - December 31, due to bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. Lafayette Street; Norristown Borough SINGLE LANE CLOSURES between Barbadoes and Dekalb Pike from November 10 – December 28 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to waterline installation. Route 309 (Sellersville Bypass), Hatfield Township Read more

 

Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - December 20

(Dec 20, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. I-95 NB SINGLE AND DOUBLE RIGHT LANE CLOSURE between Delaware County Line to Bucks County Line from November 24 – December 24 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to guard rail repair. U.S. 1 NB & SB LEFT/RIGHT LANE AND SHOULDER CLOSURES between Delaware County Line to Bucks County Line from December 15 – December 23 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to guard rail repair. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Gerryville Pike, and Moyer Road to Bergey Road from May 28 - December 31, due to Bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. Route 309 (Sellersville Bypass), Hatfield Township SINGLE LANE CLOSURES IN BOTH DIRECTIONS between Bergey Road and South of Route 152 (State Road) Interchanges from November 11 – December from 9 AM – 3PM and 7 PM – 6 AM, due to construction. N. Roberts Road, Read more

 

Hanbidge announces $50K grant for North Montco Tech Career Center

(Dec 20, 2019)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 20 – State Rep. Liz Hanbidge, D-Montgomery, today announced that a $50,000 Career and Technical Education grant has been awarded to North Montco Tech Career Center. “Excellent career opportunities are waiting for North Montco tech students,” Hanbidge said. “This grant will help ensure that students have more access to a greater breadth of equipment to learn with and will make them more career ready for high-demand, well-paying careers. This grant is a direct investment in our youth and their earning potential, and I couldn’t be happier to see this investment being made in our kids and their futures.” North Montco Tech Career Center will be receiving the following: 10-burner deck stove; 6-burner deck stove; basic pneumatics learning system; electro-pneumatics learning system; electrical wiring learning system; VFD/PLC wiring learning system; mechanical fabrication learning system; mechanical drive learning system; PLC motor control learning system; AC machine engine and BCM diagnostic scanner. This CTE grant is one of 32 competitive grants that have been awarded across the state for the purchase of new equipment aligned to training students for high-demand jobs. Nearly $1.2 million has been awarded to help technical schools purchase equipment that will provide hands-on training to students in high-demand programs. You can learn more about Career and Read more

 

Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - December 13

(Dec 12, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. I-95 N (Girard Point Bridge) RIGHT AND LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Route 291 to I-676 (Exit 13) and Broad Street (Exit 17) Interchanges from November 3 – December 14 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to bridge inspection. I-95 NB SINGLE AND DOUBLE RIGHT LANE CLOSURE between Delaware County Line to Bucks County Line from November 24 – December 24 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to guard rail repair. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Gerryville Pike, and Moyer Road to Bergey Road from May 28 - December 31, due to Bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. Virginia Drive, Upper Dublin Township LANE CLOSURE between Susquehanna Drive and Office Center Drive from October 21 – December 20 from 9 AM – 3:30 PM, due to excavation. Lafayette Street; Norristown Borough SINGLE LANE CLOSURES between Read more

 

Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - November 22

(Nov 22, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. U.S. 1 LEFT/RIGHT LANE AND SHOULDER CLOSURES between Delaware County Line to Bucks County Line from November 10 – November 23 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to guard rail repair. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Gerryville Pike, and Moyer Road to Bergey Road from May 28 - December 31, due to Bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. Limekiln Pike, Upper Dublin Township LANE CLOSURE between Jeffery & Martin Street from September 30 – December 13 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to gas service replacement. Butler Pike, Upper Dublin Township LANE CLOSURE between E. 11th Street and Cardinal Drive from September 30 – December 13 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to gas service replacement. Croton Road, Upper Merion Township LANE RESTRICTION/FLAGGING Read more

 

Pennsylvania Grant & Resource Directory

(Nov 21, 2019)

The Pennsylvania Grant & Resource Directory is a free resource intended to provide a snapshot of some of the popular and helpful grants and resources available in Pennsylvania. Read more

 

Hanbidge announces over $1.46M awarded in local grants from DCNR

(Nov 14, 2019)

HARRISBURG, Nov. 14 – State Rep. Liz Hanbidge, D-Montgomery, today announced several Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources grants have been awarded to townships across the 61st District in Montgomery County. Recipients of DCNR grants in Hanbidge’s district are: Whitpain Township – $1.43 million to develop amenities and enhance accessibility at Wissahickon Park. Revitalization efforts at the Wissahickon Park will include the construction of a pavilion, comfort station, parking areas, walkways and plaza paving; construction of volleyball, bocce and horseshoe courts; installation of playground equipment with required safety surfacing, site amenities, ADA access, landscaping and other related site improvements. Towamencin Township – $25,000 to prepare a master site development plan for the Veterans Memorial Park. Last year, Towamencin Township’s Veterans Committee held a dedication ceremony formally designating 11 acres of open space off of Allentown Road just west of Forty Foot Road – including the Tennis-Lukens cemetery, home to burial sites of several Revolutionary War-era soldiers – as the site for a future park to honor local veterans. Currently, the site has no sidewalks or trails leading into the cemetery. Future upgrades could include paths or sidewalk from the nearby Towamencin Village Shopping Center, memorials commemorating the many veterans buried nearby Read more

 

Traffic Update

(Nov 08, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E FULL CLOSURE from Walnut street on ramp to I-76 Eastbound from September 27 – November 11 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to bridge repairs. I-95 N (Girard Point Bridge) LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Route 291 to I-676 (Exity 13) and Broad Street (Exit 17) Interchanges from November 9 – November 10 from 8 AM – 4 PM, due to bridge inspection. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Gerryville Pike, and Moyer Road to Bergey Road from May 28 - December 31, due to Bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. Limekiln Pike, Upper Dublin Township LANE CLOSURE between Jeffery & Martin Street from September 30 – December 13 from 9 AM – 3 PM, due to gas service replacement. Butler Pike, Upper Dublin Township LANE CLOSURE between E. 11th Read more

 

Traffic Update

(Nov 01, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. U.S. 1 Roosevelt Boulevard SB/NB LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Fox Street and 17th Street from October 14 – November 2 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to setting deck joints and scuppers. I-76 E LANE CLOSURES from Route 1 Interchange to Strawberry Mansion Drive from November 1 – November 2 from 11 PM – 9 AM, due to installation of ITS system. I-76 W LANE CLOSURES from Righters Ferry Road to Belmont Avenue from November 1 – November 2 from 11 PM – 9 AM, due to installation of ITS system. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Gerryville Pike, and Moyer Road to Bergey Road from May 28 - December 31, due to Bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. Limekiln Pike, Upper Dublin Township LANE CLOSURE between Jeffery & Martin Street from September 30 – Read more

 

PennDOT Updates

(Oct 25, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E FULL CLOSURE from Walnut street on ramp to I-76 Eastbound from September 27 – October 28 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to bridge repairs. U.S. 1 LEFT/RIGHT LANES AND SHOULDER CLOSURES between Delaware County Line to Bucks County Line from October 13 – October 26 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to guard rail repair. U.S. 1 Roosevelt Boulevard SB/NB LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Fox Street and 17th Street from October 14 – November 2 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to setting deck joints and scuppers. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 W RIGHT LANE CLOSURE AT 9 PM, FULL CLOSURE AT 11 PM from South Street to Vine Street Expressway from October 14 – October 31 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to steel and paint work overhead and demo. I-95 N FULL CLOSURE from Columbus BLVD Ramp to Locust Circle from October 21 – November 1 from 8 PM – 5 AM, due to ramp repairs. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Read more

 

Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - October 18

(Oct 18, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. I-95 N Girard Point Bridge LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Exit 13 and Exit 17 from October 3 – October 20 from 8 AM -3 PM, due to Bridge Inspection. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E FULL CLOSURE between 30 th Street and South Street. From October 11 – October 21 from 11 PM -5 AM due to Removal of Existing Bridge Overlay/ PPC Placement. U.S. 1 LEFT/RIGHT LANES AND SHOULDER CLOSURES between Delaware County Line to Bucks County Line from October 13 – October 26 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to guard rail repair. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E FULL Closure between Walnut Street on ramp to SR76 Eastbound from October 18 – October 21 due to Removal of Existing Bridge Overlay/PPC Placement. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Gerryville Pike, Read more

 

Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - October 11

(Oct 11, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. I-95 N Girard Point Bridge LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Exit 13 and Exit 17. From October 3 – October 20 from 8 AM -3 PM due to Bridge Inspection. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E SHORT TERM LANE CLOSURE between 30th street and University Avenue from September 27 – October 13 from 9 PM – 11 PM, due to PPC preparation. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E FULL CLOSURE between 30 th Street and South Street. From October 11 – October 21 from 11 PM -5 AM due to Removal of Existing Bridge Overlay/ PPC Placement. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 W RIGHT LANE CLOSURE 9 PM FULL CLOSURE 11 PM between South Street to Vine Street Expressway. From October 14 – October 17 from 9 PM -5 AM due to steel and paint work overhead and demo. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E LANE CLOSURE PRECEDING FULL CLOSURE between 30 th Street and South Street. On October 18 from 9 PM -11 PM due to PPC Preparation. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E FULL Closure between Walnut Street on ramp to SR76 Eastbound. From October 18 – October 21 due to Removal of Existing Bridge Overlay/PPC Placement. I-676 E FULL Read more

 

Hanbidge hosts first-ever Montgomery County Legislative Summit

(Oct 08, 2019)

BLUE BELL, Oct. 8 – State Rep. Liz Hanbidge welcomed U.S. Congresswoman Madeleine Dean, Montgomery County members of the House Democratic Caucus' Southeast Delegation, state senators, county leaders, and members of the public Monday for the first-ever Montgomery County Legislative Summit. Dozens gathered at Montgomery County Community College to meet their elected officials, receive updates about county-wide improvement projects, and participate in discussions concerning critical issues facing the commonwealth, including the economy, education, jobs, health care, and the environment. "Government transparency is crucial to good governance, and bringing this first-of-its kind event to my district is part of my effort to keep the lines of communication open between all of our elected officials and to help people understand our legislative priorities at the federal, state, and county levels,” said Hanbidge, D-Montgomery, who’s vice-chair of the House Democratic Caucus Southeast Delegation. "I am dedicated to working with U.S. Congresswoman Dean, my fellow state lawmakers, and county officials to help improve the quality of life for all residents in Montgomery County. I am so grateful to everyone who attended our legislative summit Monday evening and hope attendees walked away with a better understanding of how we can work together to accomplish meaningful legislative progress." “I thank Rep. Read more

 

Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - October 4

(Oct 04, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E RIGHT LANE CLOSURE 9 PM – 11 PM. FULL CLOSURE BEGINNING AT 11 PM from South Street to Vine Street Expressway from September 23 – October 11 from 9 PM – 5 AM, due to steel and paint work overhead. Schuylkill Expressway I-76 E SHORT TERM LANE CLOSURE between 30th street and University Avenue from September 27 – October 13 from 9 PM – 11 PM, due to PPC preparation. I-95 N Girard Point Bridge LEFT LANE CLOSURE between Exit 13 and Exit 17 from October 3 – October 13 from 8 AM -3 PM, due to bridge inspection. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. North Lane Road; Whitemarsh Township Road Closure between Hector Street and Butler Pike from May 20 - October 15 from 9 AM - 3 PM, due to Water Main Repair. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Read more

 

Hanbidge to host Montgomery County Legislative Summit

(Sep 27, 2019)

HARRISBURG, Sept. 27 – State Rep. Liz Hanbidge, D-Montgomery, announced she is partnering with Rep. Margo Davidson, D-Delaware, Chairwoman of the Pennsylvania House Democrats’ Southeast Delegation, to host the first Montgomery County Legislative Summit from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7 at Montgomery County Community College’s Science Center Theater, 340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, 19422. This public event will feature up to 20 local and state elected officials and will welcome special guest Congresswoman Madeleine Dean as one of the evening’s keynote speakers. “This event is the first of its kind in Montgomery County,” Hanbidge said. “Bringing people together is a key component of our jobs as state legislators, and we should take every opportunity we can to invite residents to meet with their legislators and provide residents the opportunity to hear directly from their elected officials. Our government functions best when people are involved and engaged. I’m looking forward to welcoming our neighbors from across Montgomery County to this in-depth discussion about current legislative initiatives, and to hear from our community about what we can better do to improve the quality of life for all our residents.” Hanbidge and Davidson have indicated that the summit will begin with keynote speeches from elected officials in leadership positions from Montgomery County to then be followed by two Read more

 

Miss my telephone town hall? Catch the discussion here.

(Sep 27, 2019)

Find out what your friends and neighbors had to say about the issues that matter. Read more

 

Hanbidge, Malagari to host free paper shredding event Oct. 5

(Sep 24, 2019)

HARRISBURG, Sept. 24 – State Rep. Liz Hanbidge, D-Montgomery, today announced she will partner with Rep. Steve Malagari, D-Montgomery, to host a free community shredding event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 5 in the parking lot of the North Montco Technical Career Center, 1265 Sumneytown Pike, Lansdale, PA 19446. “We receive many calls to our office from constituents seeking suggestions on how best to protect their personal information at a time when the security of our information seems to be increasingly at-risk,” Hanbidge said. “By providing residents with the opportunity to shred sensitive documents en masse, we can help our community members safely dispose of confidential documents, protect themselves from identity theft, and save priceless time and worry in securing their personal information.” “I think we all know someone who has been affected by identity theft in some way,” Malagari said. “We wanted to provide this free service to our constituents, so they can keep members of their households safe by disposing of documents that contain personal information.” Shredded documents will be transported to a local recycling facility where 100% of the paper will be recycled. Please note that the event cannot assist with shredding for commercial purposes and will be unable to shred books, newspapers or magazines. As space is limited, please limit materials to five bags Read more

 

Latest Road Work and Closures in Montco Region - September 27

(Sep 20, 2019)

I-95 South ramp to Bridge Street FULL RAMP CLOSURE from May 7, 2019 – Indefinitely, due to Water Main Break. Detour Posted. U.S. 1 N & S (City Avenue) LANE CLOSURE between Route 23 (Conshohocken State Road) and Monument Road. Weeknights from August 12 – December 31 from 7 PM - 3:30 AM, due to Utility Work. Old Skippack Road; Lower Salford Township PERMANENT SOUTHBOUND CLOSURE for 250 feet from Salfordville Road intersection. Drivers will be permanently directed around from April 24 - Indefinitely, due to Concrete Island Construction. Johnson Highway; East Norriton Township FULL CLOSURE between North Hills Drive and Rahway Avenue from May 13 - October 1, due to bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. North Lane Road; Whitemarsh Township Road Closure between Hector Street and Butler Pike from May 20 - October 15 from 9 AM - 3 PM, due to Water Main Repair. Croton Road; Upper Merion Township Road Closure between Alder Brook Drive and Sentry Lane. Weekdays from May 28 – September 30 from 9 AM - 3 PM, due to Water Main. Detour posted. Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike); Upper Salford Township Lane Closure and Temporary signal between Long Mill Road to Shady Lane, Thompson Road to Gerryville Pike, and Moyer Road to Bergey Road from May 28 - December 31, due to Bridge replacement. DETOUR POSTED. Tyson Road, Abington Township FULL Closure between Tyson and Edgecomb from July 22 - September 22, due to Read more

 

Hanbidge, Ciresi announce $2.9M for Montgomery County Community College

(Sep 16, 2019)

HARRISBURG, Sept. 13 – State Reps. Liz Hanbidge and Joe Ciresi, D-Montgomery, today announced that the estimated amount of $2,900,000 has been approved for funding by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to help Montgomery County Community College with renovating the South Hall Building on the West Campus in Pottstown. This projects total cost is approximately $4,225,000. “I’m very pleased to see that Montgomery County Community College’s application for state assistance has been approved, and the project can now get underway,” Hanbidge said. “This substantial investment in our own community college will offset construction costs and renovations, serving to allow greater investment in our students’ education. The infrastructure and facilities of our educational institutions are pivotal to ensuring students enter an environment where they can learn to their full potential.” “Local sponsorship will be needed to fill out any remaining funds, but with this head start, I can’t wait to see the results of this project,” Ciresi said. “I want to thank the Wolf administration for their approval of these Community College projects and look forward to seeing more investments in education here and around the state. It’s important that we take a keen interest in our students and ensure that they have all of the tools they need to succeed and fill the job roles across the state Read more