On or about Monday, June 27, 2016, Mercer County D.O.T. will commence milling resurfacing work on Bear Tavern Road (CR 579) from Maddock Road to Church Road in Hopewell Township, according to the Hopewell Township Police Department.
Work will be performed from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Mercer County proposes to complete the milling and resurfacing of Bear Tavern Road as follows:
Phase One: Half width construction from Maddock Road to Washington Crossing Road. Traffic would be maintained in the northbound direction. Southbound traffic would be detoured with motorists directed to use Washington Crossing Road to Jacobs Creek Road.
Phase Two: Half width construction from Washington Crossing Road to Church Road. Again, traffic would be maintained in the northbound direction. Southbound traffic would be detoured with motorists directed to use Pennington-Harbourton Road, Scotch Road and Washington Crossing Road.
Full, unrestricted access will be permitted during non-working hours.
Mercer County anticipates this work will take approximately fifteen (15) working days, weather permitting.