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Travel Advisory

September 20, 2013

PennDOT’s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of September 20-29

Dunmore – PennDOT announces its work schedule for the week of September 20-29

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.

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. The schedule for this week is as follows:

NOW COMPLETE: *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-Th - Motorists should anticipate delays this week on Interstate 81 South, at Exit 190 (Main Avenue) as crews set the beams for the bridge. Anticipated closures will be at the following times:

Monday 9/23: Southbound, 10:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. – rolling roadblocks and traffic stoppage throughout the night. Major delays. Northbound will be single lane from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. to set up the lights for the night work.

Wednesday 9/25: Southbound, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. – rolling roadblocks throughout the delay. Moderate delays.

INTERSTATE 84

Interstate 84 east bound at mile marker 2 (a.k.a. Twin Bridges) bridge deck and joint repairs Monday 09/23/2013 through Thursday 09/26/2013, 8 A.M. to 2 P.M. Alternate lane closures as needed.

Interstate 84 east and west bound between the 84/380 split and Exit 8 (Mount Cobb) Manual patching Monday 09/23/2013 through Thursday 09/26/2013, 8 A.M. to 2 P.M. Alternating lane closures as needed.

*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

Lackawanna County:

S.R. 247 (Moosic Lake Rd. – Jefferson Twp.) Ditching and drainage improvements Wednesday (09/25) through Friday (09/27) . Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 7 A.M. to 3 P.M.

S.R. 435 (Moscow /Covington Twp.) Crack sealing operation Monday (9/23) through Friday (09/27). Alternate lane closures 7 A.M. to 2 P.M.

*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.

Canadian Pacific Railroad will be closing Spring Street Crossing in Moosic from September 23 to 28.

Luzerne County

11 Wyoming Ave Wyoming Ave at First Street, Wyoming Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Inlet Repair 9/24/2013 9/24/2013 7am - 3pm

118 SR 118, Fairmont Towship Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Mech. Patching 9/27/2013 9/27/2013 7am - 3pm

309 309 Southbound at Carverton Road, Dallas Township Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Patching Inlet 9/26/2013 9/26/2013 7am - 3pm

415 SR 415, Harveys Lake Borough Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Patching 9/23/2013 9/24/2013 7am - 3pm

940 SR 940, Freeland - White Haven Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Crack Sealing 9/25/2013 9/27/2013 7am - 3pm

1003 Academy St Academy Street, Plymouth Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Inlet Repair 9/23/2013 9/23/2013 7am - 3pm

1021 8th Street 8th Street at Hill Street, West Wyoming Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Inlet Repair 9/27/2013 9/27/2013 7am - 3pm

1029 Manor Drive Manor Drive, Dallas Township Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Shoulder Cutting 9/27/2013 9/27/2013 7am - 3pm

1037 Lake Louise Rd Lake Louise Road, Dallas Township Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Shoulder Cutting 9/23/2013 9/24/2013 7am - 3pm

1044 Mt. Olivet Rd Mt Olivet Road, Dallas Township Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Shoulder Cutting 9/25/2013 9/26/2013 7am - 3pm

2006 Main Street Main Street, Duryea Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Inlet Repair 9/25/2013 9/25/2013 7am - 3pm

2055 SR 2055, Foster Township Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Patching 9/23/203 9/27/2013 7am - 3pm

3019 Stockton Road Stockton Road, Hazle Township Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Crack Sealing 9/23/2013 9/24/2013 7am - 3pm

4001 Hartman Rd Hartman Road, Hunlock Township Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Patching 9/23/2013 9/27/2013 7am - 3pm

4016 "Hunlock to Harveyville Rd" "Hunlock - Harveyville Road, Hunlock/ Union Townships" Lane Restrictions and Flagging Operations Patching 9/26/2013 9/27/2013 7am - 3pm

*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.

*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.

*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.

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

*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.


Susquehanna County

167 Greenwood Street Susquehanna Bridgewater and Brooklyn Townships Lane Restriction Crack Sealing Friday (9/27) Friday (9/27)

706 Jessup Township Lane Restriction Patching Monday (9/23) Friday (9/27)

848 New Milford Township Lane Restriction/Ramp Closures Mill and Fill Monday (9/23) Tuesday (9/24)

3011 Auburn Township Lane Restriction Chipping Wednesday (9/25) Thursday (9/26)

SR 1012 East Lake Road New Milford Twp. None Sign Review 9/23/2013 9/26/2013

SR 2014 NA Clifford Twp. Lane Restriction Pothole Patching 9/23/2013 9/27/2013

SR 2041 Glenwood Road Lenox Twp Lane Restriction Ditching 9/23/2013 9/27/2013

*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.

*State Route 171 (East Main Street) Drinkers Creek in Susquehanna Boro. Will be single lane for bridge Replacement until July 2014. Expect Delays!!!

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

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

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

*SR 3029, Forest Lake Township will be closed for bridge structure replacement from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. until October 4.

*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 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

*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

*SR 4006 (Miller Road) is closed for bridgework near the fairgrounds in Honesdale.

*SR 4014 (NOW OPEN): SR 4014 in Wayne Co. that has been closed since this summer’s flooding will be reopened by the end of the day on Monday, September 16. Work on SR 4017, which is still closed will start on Tuesday, September 17. This work is scheduled to be completed by the end of October.

Wyoming County

6 Tunkhannock Township Single lane Patching Thursday (9/26) Friday (9/27) 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

29 Hunter Highway Eaton Township Single lane Channel cleaning Monday (9/23) Friday (9/27) 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

29 Lemon Township Single lane Ditch cleaning Friday (9/27) Friday (9/27) 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

107 Clinton Township Single lane Shoulder cutting Wednesday (9/25) Wednesday (9/25) 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

307 Falls / Overfield / Tunkhannock Township Single lane Crack Sealing Monday (9/23) Friday (9/27) 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

1012 Bunker Hill Road Tunkhannock / Clinton Township Single lane Shoulder cutting Monday (9/23) Tuesday (9/24) 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

4019 Kaiserville Road Washington Township Single lane Ditch cleaning Thursday (9/26) Thursday (9/26) 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

1033 Mathewson Terrace Wyoming Factoryville Borough Lane Restriction Pipe Trench Patching Wednesday (9/25) Friday (9/27)

2031 Lake Road Wyoming Overfield Township Lane Restriction Pipe Replacement Monday (9/23) Tuesday (9/24)

* SR 29 in Wyoming County over Tunkhannock Creek; Single lane controlled by flaggers will be intermittent until temporary bridge is constructed. Project will work this fall and all next year.

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

*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.

*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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