NORRISTOWN, PA – Montgomery County Roads and Bridges Department announced today that Lutheran Road Bridge (#163) in New Hanover Township is now open to vehicular traffic for the start of the school year.
Work was completed four months ahead of schedule due to diligent procurement work to secure prefabricated concrete structures to expedite opening the bridge. The bridge was closed in April 2022 following a PennDOT inspection.
Other ongoing projects in the area include restoration of the Swamp Pike bridge and paving the remaining section of Swamp Pike. These improvements are funded by Montgomery County Motor Vehicle Fund.
About Montgomery County Roads and Bridges
The Montgomery County Roads and Bridges Department maintains 131 bridges and over 75 miles of roadway throughout the county. Its goal is to provide a functional, passable, and well-maintained network of roads, along with a wide variety of bridges, suited to the needs of the traveling public.
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