US 222
Auxiliary Routes

Business
US 222

Southern Terminus: US 222 in Mohnton.
Northern Terminus: US 222 in Laureldale.
Length: 12 miles
National Highway System: US 222 to US 422
PA 12 to US 222
Names: Lancaster Avenue, Bingaman Street, Laurel Street (northbound), Fifth Street (northbound), Chestnut Street (southbound), Fourth Street (southbound), Fifth Street, and Allentown Pike
SR Designations:
SR 2005
SR 0724:  Shillington to East Lancaster Avenue
SR 2003:  Fifth Street to Fourth Street (southbound)
SR 2006:  Chestnut Street to Laurel Street (southbound)
County: Berks
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Route: PA 724:  Shillington to East Lancaster Avenue
Former Designations: PA 3  (1925 - 1930):  Penn Street to US 222
PA 13  (1925 - 1930):  US 222 to Penn Street
US 22  (1926 - 1932):  Penn Street to US 222
US 222  (1926 - 1977):  US 422 to Penn Street
US 222  (1926 - 2004):  US 222 to US 422
PA 41  (1927 - 1928):  US 222 to Penn Street
US 222  (1932 - 1977):  Penn Street to PA 12
US 222  (1932 - 1998):  PA 12 to US 222
History: Signed in 1977 from US 422 to the Warren Street Bypass.  In 1998, the northern terminus was moved to its current location.  On November 4, 2004, the southern terminus was moved from the US 422 interchange to its current location when the US 222 designation was moved to the newly opened expressway.

Links:
US 222
Business US 222 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Business US 222 Pictures - Andy Field/Alex Nitzman
Terminus of Business US 222 - Tim Reichard

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