PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A big change is coming for drivers in South Philadelphia and it’s going to make traffic at a busy intersection look a little different.
The city is getting ready to build a roundabout where 20th Street, Penrose, Moyamensing and Packer Avenues all meet.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Heat Advisory In Effect As Temperatures Hit Record Highs On Saturday
The goal is to make the intersection safer for drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists.READ MORE: Suspect Surrenders After Firing AK-47, Shotgun At Bensalem Police During Barricade Situation, Officials Say
Below is a picture of what it will look like when the first roundabout in South Philly is completed in a few years:Where To Find Cooling Centers In Philadelphia This Weekend
Right now, they’re finishing up the design phase and construction should begin this summer.