Nieffer Road in Limerick Township to close for drainage pipe replacement

LIMERICK The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that crews will replace a deteriorated drainage pipe along Nieffer Road between Ridge Pike and Swamp Pike in Limerick Township, Montgomery County on Thursday and Friday (May 9 to 10) from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

During the operation, Nieffer Road through traffic will be closed and detoured over Swamp Pike, Smith Road, Fruitville Road and Ridge Pike. Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the area.

The drainage improvement project will be performed by PennDOT Montgomery County Maintenance employees.


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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