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I-76 West Lane Closures Dec. 2-7 for Viaduct Rehabilitation in Center City Philadelphia 

December 2, 2019 - Lane closures will be in place on westbound Interstate 76 between the South Street and 30th Street interchanges in Center City Philadelphia for construction to rehabilitate two viaducts, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.  

Weather permitting, the work schedule is:

  • Monday, December 2, through Friday, December 6, from 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM, the right deceleration lane on westbound I-76 approaching the ramp to 30th Street will be closed periodically for concrete placement under the I-76 viaduct; and
  • Saturday, December 7, from 4:00 AM to 10:00 AM, westbound I-76 will be reduced to one lane between the South Street and 30th Street interchanges for concrete placement under the I-76 viaduct.

Drivers are advised to use an alternate route or allow extra time when traveling through the work areas because backups and delays will occur.