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PECO to Restrict U.S. 1 (City Avenue) Overnights for Utility Work in Philadelphia

King of Prussia, PA – PECO Energy is planning weeknight lane closures on U.S. 1 (City Avenue) between Cardinal Avenue and Oakland Terrace in Philadelphia, on Wednesday, June 5, through Friday, June 21, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through this work area because backups and delays may occur. The schedule is weather dependent.

PECO Energy will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit.

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