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Girard, Lehigh Avenues Daytime Closures Nov. 11-15 for Viaduct Construction in Philadelphia

Nov 08, 2019

Daytime closures are scheduled on Girard Avenue and Lehigh Avenue in Philadelphia for overhead viaduct work, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

The work schedule is:

  • Monday, November 11, through Friday, November 15, from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Girard Avenue will be closed between Richmond Street and Aramingo Avenue for overhead viaduct construction.
    • Traffic will be detoured south on Frankford Avenue to Delaware Avenue;
  • Wednesday, November 13 and Thursday, November 14, from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Lehigh Avenue will be closed between Richmond Street and Salmon Street for overhead viaduct demolition;
    • Westbound traffic will be detoured south on Aramingo Avenue, then east on Cumberland Street to Richmond Street;
    • Eastbound traffic will be detoured west on Cumberland Street, then north on Aramingo Avenue to Lehigh Avenue.