Kathy Liebler
                        Director of Public Information

C  O  M  M  I  S  S  I  O  N       N  E  W  S       R  E  L  E  A  S  E


Kay Jenkins Rew, (610) 279-1645

November 17, 2000


Traffic Stoppages at the Valley Forge Interchange

Philadelphia, PA The Pennsylvania Turnpike is advising motorists that on Monday and Tuesday, November 20 and 21 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., there will be 15-minute traffic stoppages, eastbound only, at the Valley Forge Interchange (Exit #24) while sign structures are being erected near the ramp leading to North Gulph Road. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION WHEN APPROACHING THE INTERCHANGE AND BE PREPARED TO STOP.

SmarTraveler provides up-to-the minute traffic and transit reports weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Construction and special event information is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Whether by phone or internet, SmarTraveler gives customers up-to-the minute traffic conditions and expected travel times and speeds on 40 major highway segments in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware; updates on SEPTA and New Jersey transit lines; and information on regional special events and construction projects. Phone (215) 567-5678. Dial #211 from any cellular phone (FREE call on CellularOne and Sprint PCS), or contact SmarTraveler on the internet at http://www.SmarTraveler.com.


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