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Valley Forge Road to Close Overnight the week of February 6 - February 3, 2017

Valley Forge Road Closure - January 18, 2017

Open House Project Update, January 19, 2017 - January 6, 2017

Valley Forge Road to Close Overnight January 5-6 - January 4, 2017

Valley Forge Road to Close Overnight December 19-22 - December 16, 2016

Green Lane Road to Close December 12 - December 9, 2016

E-ZPass Only Ramps to Open at the Lansdale Interchange - December 2, 2016

Green Lane Road to Close on October 17 - October 14, 2016

Daytime Traffic Paces Planned between the Quakertown and Lansdale Interchanges - October 3, 2016

Summer 2016 Project Newsletter - August 25, 2016

Northeastern Extension to Close Overnight on August 7 Between Lansdale and Quakertown - August 5, 2016

Wambold Road Overnight Closure Rescheduled to June 29 - June 28, 2016

Wambold Road Overnight Closure Rescheduled to June 28 - June 27, 2016

Wambold Road to Close Overnight on June 27 - June 24, 2016

Berks Road to Close Overnight on June 6 - June 3, 2016

Green Lane Road to Close May 9 to May 16 - May 5, 2016

Valley Forge Road to Close Overnight on February 10 - February 9, 2016

Bridge Demolition to Close Schultz Road in Montgomery County - January 22, 2016

Northeastern Extension to Be Closed from Mid-County to Lansdale for Six Hours Overnight on December 6 - December 4, 2015

Green Lane Road to Reopen to Traffic - November 13, 2015

Berks Road Closure - October 9, 2015

Papal Visit Could Impact Traffic on PA Turnpike and Beyond - September 24, 2015

Berks Road Closure (9/1/2015) - September 1, 2015

I-476 Closure on July 12 between the Lansdale (Exit #31) and Lehigh Valley (Exit #56) Interchanges - July 9, 2015

Turnpike Bridge Demolition to Close Berks Road in Montgomery County - June 5, 2015

South Valley Forge Road Closure - April 30, 2015

I-476 Closure on April 12 between Exits #31 and #44 - April 10, 2015

Schultz Road Closure - April 2, 2015

Winter 2015 Newsletter - March 4, 2015

Construction Update Open House - Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - February 27, 2015

Placement of Bridge Beams to Close Northeastern Extension Overnight on March 1 - February 27, 2015

Temporary Single-Lane Traffic Pattern Goes Into Effect on Jan. 26 at Lansdale Interchange - January 23, 2015

Bridge Beam Work to Close Northbound Northeastern Extension on Sunday Dec. 14 - December 11, 2014

Bridge Beam Work to Close Northeastern Extension Overnight on Saturday Nov. 22 - November 20, 2014

Southern Section of Turnpike Widening Project on Northeastern Extension to Open to Six-Lanes on Oct.17 - October 20, 2014

PA Turnpike to Host "Northern" Section Construction Update in Towamencin Township Oct. 8 - September 30, 2014

I-476 NB Traffic Shift Scheduled for Sept. 25 - September 25, 2014

Township Line Road to Close at Turnpike Underpass Sept 12-15 - September 9, 2014

North Wales Road to be Closed and Detoured Aug. 18 - Aug 24 - August 19, 2014

TRAVEL ADVISORY - August 13, 2014

Wambold Road to Close in Lower Salford Township Aug. 19 - August 8, 2014

Northeastern Extension to Close Aug 10 Between Mid-County & Lansdale - August 6, 2014

Hickory Road in Plymouth Township to Close for Two Weeks (Aug. 6-20) - August 5, 2014

New Traffic Pattern at Lansdale Interchange Toll Plaza Now in Effect - August 5, 2014

Sign Installation to Close I-476 Southbound on July 27 between Lansdale & Mid-County - July 23, 2014

Bridge Work to Close I-476 Northbound on July 20 Between Lansdale & Quakertown - July 16, 2014

Bridge Work to Close I-476 Southbound on July 13 between Quakertown and Lansdale - July 9, 2014

Bustard Road to Close July 14 Through May 2015; Detour Scheduled for Wambold Road Bridge - July 9, 2014

June 23 Groundbreaking on $198 Million Northeastern Extension Widening Project - June 25, 2014

Pa. Turnpike Expects Heavy Traffic Memorial Day Weekend - May 22, 2014

Northern Section Construction Kick-Off - May 14 in Kulpsville - May 7, 2014

Allan A. Myers Awarded the Northern Section Construction Contract - April 25, 2014

Daytime Closures at Jolly Road Bridge - April 28 & 29 - April 25, 2014

North Wales Road to Close for Two Months (April 14 - June 16) for Bridge Work - April 10, 2014

Work Zone Safety Week - April 7-11 - April 7, 2014

North Wales Road Weekend Closure/Detour - Apr. 4-7 - April 4, 2014

Skippack Pike Weekend Closure/Detour - Mar. 28-31 - March 28, 2014

Township Line Road Closure/Detour Mar. 14-17 - March 14, 2014

Township Line Road Bridge Closure/Detour Feb. 28 - Mar. 3 - February 28, 2014

PA Turnpike Seeks Customers for Turnpike Traveler Advisory Panel - January 23, 2014

2014 Toll Increase Starting Sunday Jan. 5. - January 2, 2014

Overnight Closure/Detour at Wentz Road Bridge Dec. 30 - December 27, 2013

The PTC Wishes Everyone a Safe and Happy Holiday Season - December 19, 2013

Daytime Closure/Detour at Wentz Road Saturday (Dec. 21) - December 18, 2013

Jolly Road Bridge Demolition - Closure/Detour this weekend (Dec. 13-16) - December 12, 2013

Travel Advisory: Overnight Closure/Detour at Hickory Road Bridge Tonight (Dec. 9) - December 9, 2013

Overnight Closures at Township Line Road Bridge Dec. 2-13 - December 2, 2013

Heavy Traffic Expected for Thanksgiving Holiday - November 25, 2013

Skippack Pike Bridge Demolition - Nov. 7-15 - November 7, 2013

Hickory Road Closure/Detour Nov. 1-4 (rescheduled) - November 1, 2013

Construction Update Open House Oct. 17 - October 15, 2013

Northbound Traffic Switch to Close Northeastern Extension on Oct. 6 - October 3, 2013

Southbound Traffic Switch to Close Northeastern Extension on Sept. 29 - September 26, 2013

New Sumneytown Pike Bridge to Open to Traffic Sep. 23 - September 20, 2013

Pa. Turnpike Expects Heavy Traffic for Labor Day Weekend - August 28, 2013

Bridge Beam Erection to close I-476 Sun. morning (Aug. 25) between Lansdale and Quakertown - August 22, 2013

North Wales Road Closure & Detour August 13 - August 13, 2013

PTC Announces 2014 Toll Increase - July 30, 2013

UPDATED: North Wales Road Closure & Detour July 23 - July 22, 2013

UPDATE: Skippack Pike Overnight Closure & Detour July 5 & 12 - July 11, 2013

PTC CEO Appoints Members to Special Advisory Committee - July 5, 2013

Former State Sen. Sean Logan Confirmed as PTC Commissioner - July 2, 2013

PTC Prepares for Independence Day Holiday Traffic - June 28, 2013

Pocono 400 Holiday Restrictions June 6-10 - June 6, 2013

Pa. Turnpike Stresses Safety for Memorial Day Drivers This Holiday Weekend - May 23, 2013

North Wales Road Overnight Detour May 20 & 21 - May 17, 2013

Bridge Beam Removal to Close I-476 Between Lansdale & Quakertown on May 19 - May 16, 2013

Electric Car Charging Coming This Summer to Pa. Turnpike Service Plazas - May 6, 2013

Turnpike Shutdown Sunday Morning (May 5) Mid-County to Lansdale - April 30, 2013

Construction Update Open House April 25 - April 24, 2013

Skippack Pike Overnight Detours April 25 & 26 - April 22, 2013

PA Turnpike Teams Up With PA State Police For ‘Operation Orange Squeeze’ for National Work-Zone Awareness Week - April 16, 2013

Pa. Turnpike Announces Free Wi-Fi Inside All Service Plazas - February 15, 2013

Bridge Beam Removal to Close I-476 Sunday Morning (Feb. 3) for Six Hours - February 1, 2013

Pa. Turnpike Reminds Motorists of Toll Increase Starting 1/6 - January 3, 2013

Pennsylvania Turnpike Ready for Holiday Traffic and Weather - December 21, 2012

2012 Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Advisory - November 20, 2012

Hurricane Sandy - Speed Limits Restored, Vehicle Restrictions Lifted in Eastern, South Central Pennsylvania - October 30, 2012

Hurricane Sandy - PA Turnpike & PennDOT Speed Limit Reductions and Vechicle Restrictions - October 29, 2012

Pa. Turnpike E-ZPass 'GoPaks' Available at Select Wegmans - October 16, 2012

Wentz Road to Close to Traffic Saturday Morning Oct. 6 - October 5, 2012

Wentz Road to Close to Traffic Saturday Morning Sept. 29 - September 28, 2012

Township Line Road Overnight Closure and Detour September 20 - September 20, 2012

Jolly Road Overnight Closure and Detour September 12 - September 10, 2012

Pa. Turnpike to Hold Construction Update Open House in Plymouth Township Sept. 13 - September 7, 2012

Pa. Turnpike Suspends Most Work to Prepare for Busy Labor Day Weekend - August 29, 2012

Beam Erection and Overnight Detours at Wentz Road August 8 & 9 - August 7, 2012

Beam Erection and Overnight Closures at Township Line and Wentz Roads July 24-26, Aug 1 - July 24, 2012

I-476 to be Closed Sunday Night (Jul. 29) Between Mid-County and Lansdale - July 24, 2012

PTC OKs 2013 Toll Increase Effective Jan. 6, 2013 - July 23, 2012

Hickory Road at Turnpike Bridge to be Closed July 16-29 - July 12, 2012

PTC Suspends Maintenance and Construction Work for Holiday Period - July 2, 2012

Beam Placement to Close Jolly and Township Line Roads - Rescheduled - June 12, 2012

Beam Placement to close Jolly Road and Township Line Road at Turnpike Bridges June 12-14 - June 8, 2012

Construction Update Open House in Whitpain Township on June 14 - June 4, 2012

Pa. Turnpike Stresses Safety for Memorial Day Drivers - May 24, 2012

Work Zone Safety Week April 23-27 - April 25, 2012

Overhead Sign Bridge Work to Close I-476 Sunday (Apr. 1) morning - March 29, 2012

Bridge Beam Removal to Close I-476 Sunday (Mar. 18) Morning Between Mid-County and Lansdale - March 12, 2012

Pa. Turnpike Chief Responds to Auditor General Wagner’s Claims of Financial Chaos - January 6, 2012

Pa. Turnpike Reminds Motorists of 10% Cash-Only Toll Increase in 2012 - December 16, 2011

Work Begins on Sumneytown Pike Bridge - December 15, 2011

Pa. Turnpike Reminds Drivers to Buckle Everyone up During Busiest Travel Holiday - November 22, 2011

Construction Open House in Plymouth Township October 20 - October 18, 2011

Open House Plans Display Scheduled for Oct. 18 - October 13, 2011

Resurfacing Project on Pa. Turnpike's Northeastern Extension near Lansdale Exit begins Sunday - September 16, 2011

Pa. Turnpike to Hold Construction Open House in Plymouth Township Tuesday - September 9, 2011

Pa. Turnpike Launches Hands-Free, Eyes-Free and Cost-Free Traveler Alert Smartphone App - September 6, 2011

New Pa. Turnpike Online Survey Seeks Input from Cash-Paying Customers - August 5, 2011

Pa. Turnpike to Hold Construction Open House in Plymouth Township July 21 - July 19, 2011

Dynamic Message Signs display travel times on I-476/I-276 in Montgomery County - June 20, 2011

Pocono 500 Race Fans Expected to Impact Traffic on Northeastern Extension this Weekend - June 10, 2011

Construction Update Open House in Plymouth Township on June 13 - June 8, 2011

Hickory Road at Turnpike Bridge in Plymouth Township to be closed for Utility Work Next Week - May 6, 2011

Morris Road Bridge Reopens to Traffic May 2 - April 29, 2011

Cash-Paying Holiday Travelers to See Pa. Turnpike Tickets with Toll Rates - April 21, 2011

Nighttime Traffic Restrictions on Northeastern Extension Begin Next Week - March 4, 2011

$151 Million Construction Project to Begin on Northeastern Extension Later this Month - February 14, 2011

Pa. Turnpike Urges Travelers to Heed Important Driving Advice This Winter - January 7, 2011

Bridge-Beam Placement to Close Northeastern Extension Early Sunday, Sept. 19 - September 18, 2010

I-476 to Close in Both Directions Early July 18 - July 16, 2010

Turnpike’s Northeastern Extension to close Six Hours Early Sunday for Bridge Work - June 10, 2010

Bridge Beam Removal to Close Northeastern Extension May 23 - May 20, 2010

Bridge Beam Removal and Detour on I-476 Cancelled this Weekend - May 17, 2010

Bridge Beam Removal to Close Northeastern Extension Sunday Morning - May 13, 2010

Morris Road Bridge to Close between Valley Forge and Bethel Roads - May 3, 2010

I-476 Will Be CLOSED Early May 2 Between Mid-County and Lansdale - April 30, 2010

Northeastern Extension to be CLOSED in both directions between Mid-County and Lansdale early March 21 - March 19, 2010

Morris Road Bridge Replacement Project and Detour - March 18, 2010

New Express-Lane Pattern Begins Monday on I-476 South of Mid-County - March 12, 2010

2010 Project Update - January 21, 2010

Construction on Northeastern Extension Scheduled for Spring 2011 - November 23, 2009

Northeastern Extension (I-476) to be Closed for Bridge Beam Replacement - October 19, 2009

Northeastern Extension (I-476) to be Closed - July 16, 2009

New Traffic Pattern on Route 202 Bridge that Crosses I-476 in Whitpain Township - July 2, 2009

Nighttime Bridge Work to Impact Traffic on Northeastern Extension - May 26, 2009

Overhead Bridge Work Scheduled - February 16, 2009

Re-Opening of Kriebel and Bethel Roads - November 7, 2008

Southern Section Open House Plans Display - September 8, 2008

August 24 Northeastern Extension Road Closure - August 20, 2008

August 10 Northeastern Extension Road Closure - August 7, 2008

Bridge Replacement Traffic Restrictions - February 1, 2008

Construction Project Hotline - January 7, 2008

Kriebel and Bethel Road Bridge Construction Scheduled - December 27, 2007

Temporary Traffic Restrictions Scheduled for Drilling Work - December 14, 2007

Property Owners Notified of Reduced Impacts - November 8, 2007

Traffic Noise Workshop - October 23, 2007

Right of Way Reduction - October 8, 2007

Reduced Community Impacts - July 19, 2007

Public Invited to Pennyslvania Turnpike Open House - April 3, 2007

Open House Plans Display - March 28, 2007

View Comcast Newsmakers Interview Video - September 6, 2007