First Posted: 8/11/2010
PennDOT has issued a travel advisory for the South Abington Township area on Route 1027, Layton Road, over Leggetts Creek, South Abington Twp. Drivers are alerted that the road will close at midnight Friday, Aug. 13 into Saturday, Aug. 14 for paving. Traffic will be temporarily diverted to the existing truck detour. Work will be completed Saturday afternoon, weather permitting.Rain date is midnight Saturday, Aug. 14 into Sunday, Aug. 15.
Temporary signal will accommodate traffic four lanes, two in each direction, on Route 6 and two lanes on Route 1027, on in each direction. Daytime single lane pattern will take place on on northbound 6/11 only until 3 p.m. weekdays and only when needed to work, according to PennDOT. Completion is scheduled for late spring 2011.