Charlestown Road in Chester County to close Saturday for tree removal

CHARLESTOWN TWP. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will remove a deteriorated tree along Charlestown Road between Broadwater Lane and Coldstream Road on Saturday (May 11) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

During the operation, Charlestown Road through traffic will be detoured over Route 29 (State Road) and Pothouse Road.

Local access will be maintained up the work zone. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the areas. The operation is dependent on the weather.

PennDOT reminds motorists they can log on to or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions on major highways before heading out.


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