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Travel Advisory

August 23, 2013

Dunmore – PennDOT announces its work schedule for the week of August 23-31

Note: Anyone wishing to sign up for PennDOT Travel Advisories can do so by emailing James May at jamay@pa.gov

INTERSTATE 80

*As a reminder, the I-80 westbound Mifflinville on-ramp remains closed. This is due to merging-traffic safety concerns in the narrowed two-lane area. The signed ramp detour remains in effect.

M-Tues: I-80 East between Exit 262 (Mountain Top/Hazleton) to Exit 273 (White Haven/Freeland) will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

INTERSTATE 81

*I-81 North Between Exit 170 (Wilkes-Barre) and Exit 175 (Dupont/Pittston) will have lane shifts for Bridge replacement over Sunset Road and Old Boston Road beginning Monday, July 29 and will continue until spring of 2014.

*I-81 both directions between Exit 178 (Avoca) and Exit 186 (Dunmore/Drinker Street) will be single lane for resurfacing Sunday to Friday, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. until late October.

Sunday (8/25) – Southbound passing lane from Cemetery Bridge
Monday (8/26) – Southbound passing lane from Montage
Tuesday (8/27) – Southbound shoulders and acceleration lanes
Wednesday (8/28) – Northbound shoulder from cemetery bridge
Thursday (8/29) – Northbound shoulders continuing north

M-Tues: I-81 North between Exit 180 (Moosic) to Exit 182 (Davis Street) will be single lane for Guiderail repair from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.

M-Tues: I-81 South between Exit 182 (Davis Street) and Exit 180 (Moosic) will be single lane for guiderail repair from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.

M-Tues: I-81 North between Exit 182 (Davis Street) and Exit 185 (Central Scranton Expressway) will be single lane for guiderail repair from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.

M-Tues: I-81 North between Exit 184 (River Street) and Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) will be single lane for guiderail repair from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.

*Interstate 81 North between Exit 186 (Dunmore-Drinker St) and Exit 190 (Dickson City/ Main Ave) will be single lane for grinding from June 17 to September 1, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.

M-Tues: I-81 South between Exit 191 B (Scranton Expressway) and Exit 191 A (Dickson City) will be single lane for fence repair from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 6 a.m. to 3 a.m.

INTERSTATE 84

W: I-84 east between Exit 3 (I-84/I-380 split) to Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin) will be single lane for bridge deck repair at the Roaring brook bridge on Wednesday (8/28), 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

M: I-84 East between Exit 3 (I-84/I-380 split) and Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin) will be single lane for deck patching at Golf Club Bridge on Monday (8/26) 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Th: I-84 West between Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin) to Exit 3 (I-84/I-380) single lane for bridge deck repair at the Roaring Brook Bridge on Thursday (8/29), 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

*Interstate 84 East Exit 17(Newfoundland/Hamlin) will be single lane for bridge deck replacement project from April to November.

*Interstate 84 West Exit 20 (Greentown/Lake Wallenpaupack) will be single lane for milling, paving and bridge deck replacement from April to November

Th: I-84 West Exit 26 (Tafton) to Exit 20 (Lake Wallenpaupack) will be single lane for concrete deck patching on Thursday (8/29), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M: I-84 East near Exit 26 (Tafton) will be single lane for concrete deck patching on Monday (8/26), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-W: I-84 East between Exit 30 (Blooming Grove) and Exit 34 (Lords Valley) will be single lane for concrete deck patching from Tuesday (8/27) to Wednesday (8/28), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Th: I-84 West between Exit 46 (Milford) to Exit 20 (Lake Wallenpaupack) will be single lane for mill and fill on Monday (8/26) to Thursday (8/29), 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Interstate 380:

Tues: I-380 East between Exit 24 (Scranton/Milford) to Exit 21 (Moscow) will be single lane for deck patching on Tuesday (8/27), 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lackawanna County:

Note: The SWB Rail Riders will have home games on the following dates and times. There may be traffic delays at the beginning and end of each game near I-81 Exit 182(Davis Street/Montage Mountain Road):

Friday August 23 at 7:05 p.m.
Saturday August 24 at 7:05 p.m.
Wednesday August 28 at 7:05 p.m.
Thursday August 29 at 7:05 p.m. (last home game)

Note: Toyota Pavilion will be hosting a concert on Sunday, August 25th at 6:30 p.m. There may be traffic delays at the beginning and end of each game near I-81 Exit 182 (Davis Street/Montage Mountain Road).

Note: The Lackawanna County law enforcers will have a new DUI initiative this summer. There will be DUI checkpoints through the county at any given time day or night.

*State Route 307 (Spruce/Moosic Street Bridge) Cedar Avenue ramp from Orchard street to the Central Scranton Expressway will be closed from April 29 to mid-September for bridge replacement. Posted detour will be Cedar Ave to Lackawanna to Spruce.

*State Route 407 (Abington Road) near Lackawanna Lake will be closed for bridge repairs.

*State Route 407 (Abington Road) between SR 6 in Chinchilla and Craig Road in North Abington Township will have temporary lane closures, at various areas for pipe crossings, base repair, milling, and paving for the next several months 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

*State Route 435 over 348 in Elmhurst will be single lane for bridge repair until November 2014. Motorist are reminded to slow down in the work zone.

*State Route 3011 (Keyser Ave) between Union Street in Taylor and SR 307(Morgan Highway) will have lane closures at various times and locations throughout the day for Utility work. Delays are expected.

*State Route 3020 (Linden Street) between St. Fran Cabrini Avenue and Eight Street Scranton continues emergency bridge repairs. Estimated data of completion in December.

Luzerne County

M-W: State Route 11 in Union Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/26) to Wednesday (8/28), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: State Route 11 (First Street) in Wyoming will have lane restrictions for inlet work on Friday (8/30) 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 93 (Broad Street) in Hazleton will be completed in the fall of 2013 with the exception of a section between Vine Street and Cedar Avenue which will be completed in Spring of 2014.

M-W: State route 118 in Fairmont Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/26) to Wednesday (8/28), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-W: State Route 309 in Trucksville will have lane restrictions for bridge cleaning from Monday (8/26) to Wednesday (8/28), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 309 in Wilkes-Barre between SR 115 and SR 2004 will have lane restrictions for roadwork Sunday – Friday, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for approximately 2 weeks.

Th: State Route 487 in Fairmont Township will have lane restrictions for patching on Thursday (8/29), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Tues: State Route 1002 (Courtdale Avenue) in Courtdale will have lane restrictions for ditching from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th: State Route 1003 (Academy Street) in Plymouth will have lane restrictions for inlet work on Thursday (8/29), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 1011 (Pierce Street) at the Veteran’s Mamorial Bridge over the Susquehanna River will be single lane in both directions for deck replacement until May 2014.

Th: State Route 1021 in franklin township will be closed daily for Exopy bridge deck overlay on Thursday (8/29), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W-Th: State Route 1029 (bunker Hill road) in Dallas Township will have lane restriction for ditching from Wednesday (8/28) to Thursday (8/29), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W-Th: State Route 1041 (Upper Demunds Road) will be single lane for paving from Wednesday (8/28) to Thursday (8/29), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: State route 1044 (Mt. Olivet Road) in Kingston township will have lane restrictions for ditching on Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W-F: State Route 2006 (Main Street) in Pittston will have lane restrictions for patching from Wednesday (8/28) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M: State Route 2015 (Saylor Avenue) in Plains will have lane restrictions for patching on Monday (8/26), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W: State Route 2051 in Hazle Township will be closed for Epoxy deck overlay on Wednesday (8/28) 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 3014 in Nescopeck Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 3021 in Butler Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: State Route 4001 Hartman Road in Plymouth/Lehman townships will have lane restrictions for patching on Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pike County

*State Route 6 over Sawkill Creek will be single lane controlled by a traffic signal for bridge work until late October

*State Route 402 over I-84, Blooming Grove will be single lane controlled by a traffic signal for bridge replacement until mid-September

F: State Route 402 will have a lane closure for mechanized edge patching on Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 739 between Hemlock Farms Road and Forest Drive in blooming Grove Township will have lane restrictions controlled by temporary signal for bridge work. Estimated completion June 2014.

F: State Route 1014 will have a lane closure for patching on Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: state route 1017 will have a lane closure for concrete deck patching on Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Susquehanna County

*State Route 29 over Snake Creek in Bridgewater Township will be single lane controlled by traffic signal for bridge replacement until September 2013.

M-Tues: State route 29 in franklin Township will have lane restrictions for paving from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 106 in Clifford will be single lane controlled by a temporary traffic signal for bridge replacement until November of 2013.

*State Route 106 the intersection of Mud Road and SR 106 will be closed from June, 11 to November. In order to reach Mud Road from SR 106 motorists will have to follow the posted detour.

Th-F: State Route 167 in Lathrop Township will be single lane for edge patching from Thursday (8/29) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 171 (East Main Street) Drinkers Creek in Susquehanna Boro. Will be single lane for bridge Replacement until mid-November Expect Delays!!!

W-F: State Route 171 in Clifford Township will be single lane for shoulder cutting from Wednesday (8/28) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Tues: State Route 247 in Clifford Township will be single lane for shoulder cutting from Monday (8/26) to Tuesday (8/27), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 267 in Lawton Township traffic will travel on the temporary road way until October 2013. Travel with Caution.

Tues-W: State Route 267 in rush Township will be single lane for edge patching from Tuesday (8/27) to Wednesday (8/28), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 706 (Wyalusing Street) beginning at the intersection of SR 29 and SR 706 and continuing east for Montrose betterment project

M: State Route 706 in Bridgewater Township will be single lane for edge patching on Monday (8/26), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 858 in Little Meadows will be single lane controlled by temporary traffic signals over Apolacon Creek. Until end of September.

M-F: State Route 3019 (Elk Lake School Road) in Dimock Township will have a signed detour for pipe repair from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 4002 (Quaker Lake Road/Laurel Lake Road/Franklin Hill Road) between Owego Street in Silver Lake and SR 29 in Liberty will be closed for road wash out from heavy rain from July 1, 2013 to February 3, 2014. There is a detour in place.

Wayne County

*State Route 590 (Hudson Street) will have utilities work taking place.

*State Route 652 (Narrowsburg Bridge) will be single lane controlled by a traffic light until further notice.

*State Route 1002 Skinners Falls Bridge in Damascus Township will have a weight restriction of 4 ton.

*State Route 1004 will be single lane for the replacement of a bridge over Beaver Dam Creek with an estimated completion in November 2013

*State Route 1008 in Damascus Township over Delaware River Tributary will be closed for bridge work with an estimated completion in September 2013

M-F: State Route 3006 (Ledgedale Road) in Lake Township will have a pipe replacement operation from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 3011 (Golf Park Road) in Lake township will have a pipe replacement operation from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F; State Route 3020 (Advent Road) in salem Township will have a pipe replacement operation from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 3028 (Owego Turnpike) in Cherry Ridge will be single lane for bridge replacement over SR 191 with an estimated completion in April 2014

W-F: state Route 4014 (Winterdale Road) in Scott Township will be closed for stream channel cleaning from Wednesday (8/28) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Wyoming County

*State Route 6 in Tunkhannock will be single lane for roadway resurfacing from Thursday, August 15th to Saturday, August 31st

Th-F: State Route 6 in Braintrim Township will be single lane for culvert cleaning from Thursday (8/29) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3p.m.

Th-F: State Route 6 in Tunkhannock will be single lane for ditch cleaning from Thursday (8/29) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th: State route 29 in Noxen Township will be single lane for pothole patching on Thursday (8/29), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: State Route 29 in Monroe Township will be single lane for pothole patching on Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 29 in Tunkhannock Township will be single lane for paving and curb replacement until the end of August.

*State Route 307 in Ousterhout will be one lane with traffic signals for bridge repair until December 2014.

M-W: State Route 1001 in Tunkhannock/Lemon Townships will be single lane for patching from Monday (8/26) to Wednesday (8/28) 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-W: State Route 1001 in Tunkhannock /Lemon Townships will be single lane for mechanized skin patching from Monday (8/26) to Wednesday (8/28), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th-F: State route 1010 in Clinton township will be single lane for pipe trench restoration from Thursday (8/29) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M: State Route 1010 in Clinton Township will be single lane for mechanized skin patching on Monday (8/26), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 1025 (Station Hill Road) in Nicholson Township the railroad owned bridge over the Canadian Pacific Railroad will be closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic until further notice due to the poor condition of the bridge. There is a posted detour.

M-F: state Route 2001 in Monroe Township will be single lane for wing wall repair from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/30), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State route 3002 in noxen Township will have a side walk closed for repair from Monday (8/26) to Friday (8/28), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 3003 Sugar Hollow Bridge will be single lane for utilities work and pier construction, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Media contact: James May, 570-963-4044

Source: PennDOT District 4

Media contact:

Source:PENNDOT Engineering District 4-0
55 Keystone Industrial Park
Dunmore, PA 18512
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