Thank you for visiting the SR 299 Improvements Project (from Catherine Street to SR 1) website. This project will widen the roadway corridor, improve traffic capacity and operations, add pedestrian and bicycle facilities, and improve safety.
We will complete the project in nine phases to maintain access and safety throughout the corridor. Visit this website for regular updates regarding the current and upcoming phases. We are currently working in Phase 3 and Phase 6. Please see below for more information.
Current Active Work Area (Phase 3 & 6)
Beginning on or about 10/17/22 traffic on SR 299 will be shifted to the north from Cleaver Farms Road to the SR 1 interchange.
Beginning on or about 11/29/22 traffic on SR 299 will be shifted to the north from Catherine Street to Cleaver Farms Road.
During Phase 3, construction will begin on the south side of SR 299 from Ashley Shopping Plaza to SR 1, the east side of Willow Grove Mill Drive, and the west side of Silver Lake Road. Work will include widening the existing roadway as well as constructing curb, shared use path, and drainage features.
Pedestrian detours will be in place for work along the south side of SR 299. The sidewalk will be closed between WSFS Bank and Gloucester Blvd. The posted detour will use new sidewalk on the north side of SR 299.
Temporary Bus Stop
A temporary bus stop will be in place for DART Route 43 on eastbound SR 299 at WSFS Bank. The existing bus stop at Starbucks will be moved to this location.
During Phase 6, construction of the south side of SR 299 from Catherine Street to Ashley Shopping Plaza will occur. Work will include reconstructing the existing roadway and constructing curb, shared use path, and drainage features.
The bus stop for DART Route 43 at the post office will be maintained.
Pedestrian access will be maintained through the work zone in this area. A pedestrian detour will be in place for the construction of the curb ramps at Dickenson Blvd. The remaining corners of the intersection will be utilized for pedestrians. The bus stop for DART Route 43 at the post office will be maintained.
The north side of SR 299 will be constructed from Catherine Street to Cleaver Farms Road.
Estimated Start Date: Spring 2023*
*This is an estimated date and subject to change.