The Reading Bypass freeway of U.S. 422 was constructed at a cost of $11-million and opened on December 20, 1963. The 7.1-mile freeway stretched from the Warren Street Bypass (Pennsylvania 12) eastward to Philadelphia Pike (Perkiomen Avenue) near 47th Street in Reiffton.1
U.S. 422 Pennsylvania Guides
- "Traffic Now Moving Over Reading Bypass." Reading Eagle, December 20, 1963.
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