PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The one-night closure of Aramingo Avenue between Girard Avenue and Delaware Avenue in Philadelphia for overhead bridge work has been moved up one night, PennDOT announced on Tuesday.
The road closure will occur from 10 p.m. Thursday, October 6, to 5 a.m. Friday, October 7.READ MORE: Philadelphia Firefighters Rescue 2 People From Fairmount House Fire
The bridge work was originally scheduled to run Friday night into Saturday morning, but with the threat of inclement weather from Hurricane Matthew, PennDOT decided bump up the operation by one day.READ MORE: Crash Involving Tractor-Trailer, SUV On Route 130 North In Bordentown Leaves Man Dead, Police Say
Crews will be installing beams for the new I-95 north viaduct that is under construction between Ann Street and Palmer Street.
The operation is part of several projects associated with I-95 construction through the city.MORE NEWS: 14-Year-Old, Samir Jefferson, Shot Nearly 20 Times, Killed While Waiting For SEPTA Bus In North Philadelphia, Police Say
PennDOT is advising drivers to allow extra time for travel through the work zones.