Apr. 08, 2022

HARRISBURG – Sen. Bob Mensch (R-Berks/Bucks/Montgomery) and Rep. Tracy Pennycuick (R-Montgomery) today issued a statement on the potential problems with both county and state road construction projects happening at the same time, thereby creating response time delays for emergency service providers in the New Hanover Township area.

“The main issue from the beginning of all of this has been a real lack of communication. Open lines of communication about the projected timeline of these projects would avoid multiple road closures and lengthy detours that will add valuable time for not only commuters in the area, but essential emergency services, such as fire, police and ambulance services.

“We are grateful needed road construction is taking place in our county; however, communication and planning of these projects needs to happen from the outset so we don’t cause other unintended harmful consequences in our communities.”  



Representative Tracy Pennycuick
147th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Media Contact: Tricia Lehman
717-772-9840
tlehman@pahousegop.com

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