Saturday, May 12, 2012
Stump Road will be closed and detoured between County Line Road and Route
152 (Limekiln Pike) Monday, May 14 through Wednesday, May 16.
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Stump Road will be closed and detoured between County Line Road and Limekiln Pike in Warrington Township beginning 7 a.m. Monday. It is anticipated that this portion of Stump Road will remain closed through Wednesday, May 16 for reconstruction. However, PennDOT stresses that this construction schedule is dependent upon the weather. The closure is to facilitate part of PennDOT’s $13.5 million project to widen County Line Road to five lanes between Stump Road and Route 202 (Doylestown Road). During the road closure, Stump Road through traffic will be detoured over County Line Road, Upper State Road and Route 152 (Limekiln Pike). Local access will be maintained during the three-day closure, but drivers will only be able to reach Stump Road …
Sunday, December 25, 2011
Two people were taken by ambulance from the scene of a wreck at Street and Stump roads.
Shortly after 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve, a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Street and Stump roads sent two people to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said. The two vehicles smashed into each other and ended up on the grass in front of the Lakeside office complex. Crews from the Southampton Fire Company assisted with extricating the wounded, who were transported to the hospital by members of the Tri-Hampton Rescue Squad. Street Road was closed in both direction for a period of time as crews worked to clear the accident. Upper Southampton police were assisted by members of the Lower Southampton Police Department.
Friday, December 17, 2010
Supervisors from both Upper and Lower Southampton townships celebrate the end of a four-month road closure and an even lengthier planning process.
By all reports, the three-quarter mile stretch of roadway between Street Road and Bustleton Pike had been in a state of disrepair for quite some time. In fact, according to Lola Biuckians, chairman of the Upper Southampton Township Board of Supervisors, Stump Road had never really existed prior to Thursday's ribbon cutting ceremony. "If you want to even call what it was a road," she said. "Really it was just an old country passage that was repeatedly blacktopped over." Lower Southampton Township Board of Supervisors Chairman John McMenamin said, "I don't even think we knew where the road was, due to all of the potholes." In a short speech before the event, McMenamin said the recent improvements were a testament to the two townships …