Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority Serving Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties
Beginning Sunday, June 3, 2012
Due to PennDOT construction on the George C. Platt Memorial Bridge, Route 68 Local service will be detoured via I-95. Service frequency will remain the same during the detour period and all existing trips to/from the Tastykake Bakery will not be affected.
Local Routing Detour
Service will continue to operate along Moyamensing Ave., Pattison Ave., and Broad St. before getting on I-95.
Routing through Penrose Industrial Park will change as noted below.
To Broad St./Oregon Ave.
Service will operate from Island Ave via Enterprise Ave. before getting on I-95.
Routing through the Penrose Industrial Park will change as noted below.
Penrose Industrial Park Routing Change
Due to traffic safety concerns the routing at Penrose Industrial Park will change as follows:
The 3 current bus stops on Escort & Executive Aves. will ONLY serve trips going towards UPS.
Trips towards Broad & Oregon will stop along Island & Enterprise Aves. at Island & Escort Aves., and Enterprise & Executive Aves.
Route 68 Detour Map | PDF
The Platt Bridge reconstruction work is expected to last for approximately 2 years. Route 68 Local service will remain on detour during this time; Express service will not be impacted by the detour.