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Travel Advisory

August 19, 2013

PennDOT’s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of August 16-24

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

M-W: I-81 South between Exit 155 (Dorrance) and Exit 145 (West Hazleton) will be single lane for concrete Patching from Monday (8/19) to Wednesday (8/21), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*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, August 18 – Southbound from Cemetery Bridges moving South
Monday, August 19 – continuing Southbound
Tuesday, August 20 – continuing southbound
Wednesday, August 21 – continuing southbound
Thursday, August 22 – continuing southbound
Friday, August 23 – Rain Day

*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: I-81 in both directions between Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) and Exit 194 (Clarks Summit) will be single lane for temporary paving at approach from Monday (8/19) to Thursday (8/22), 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Tues-W: The I-81 entrance ramp at Exit 191 (Dickson City) from Business Route 6 to I-81 North will be closed for Rock removal from Tuesday (8/20) to Wednesday (8/21), 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

W-Th: I-81 over SR 374 in Lenox will have a crane inspection operation from Wednesday (8/21) to Thursday (8/22). There may be traffic delays and lane closures.

*I-81 North in New York from I-81/I-481 interchange to Syracuse will be closed for bridge replacement from Friday, August 9 at 6 p.m. to Monday, August 19. For more information visit www.511NY.org or call New York Department of Transportation at (315) 428-4351.

INTERSTATE 84

M: I-84 East at the Twin Bridges there will be a crane inspection operation on Monday (8/19). There may be traffic delays and lane closures.

Tues: I-84 West at the Twin Bridges there will be a crane inspection operation on Tuesday (8/20). There may be traffic delays and lane closures.

W: I-84 West between Exit 3 (I-84/I-380 split) and Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin) will be single lane for deck patching and approach repairs on the Roaring Brook Bridge on Wednesday (8/21), 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Th: I-84 West between Exit 3 (I-84/I-380 split) and Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin) will be single lane for manual patching on Thursday (8/22), 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 East between Exit 30 (Blooming Grove) and Exit 34 (Lords Valley) will be single lane for deck patching on Thursday (8/22), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Tues: I-84 West just east of Exit 34 (Lords Valley) at mile marker 34.3 will be single lane for deck patching from Monday (8/19) to Tuesday (8/20), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W: I-84 West between Exit 40 (Milford) and Exit 34 (Lords Valley) will be single lane for deck patching on Wednesday (8/21), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Th: I-84 West between Exit 46 (Milford) and Exit 20 (Lake Wallenpaupack) will be single lane for mill and fill from Monday (8/19) to Thursday (8/22), 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

M-Th: I-84 West between the NY/PA line and Exit 46 (Milford) will be single lane for pothole patching from Monday (8/19) to Thursday (8/22), 7 a.m. to 3 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 16 at 7:05 p.m.
Saturday August 17 at 7:05 p.m.
Sunday August 18 at 1:05 p.m.
Wednesday August 21 at 7:05 p.m.
Thursday August 22 at 7:05 p.m.
Friday August 23 at 7:05 p.m.
Saturday August 24 at 7:05 p.m.

Note: Toyota Pavilion will be hosting a concert on Thursday, August 15th – Sunday August 18th. 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.

Tues-F: State Route 348 (Mt. Cobb Road) in Jefferson Township will have a lane closure for shoulder cutting from Tuesday (8/20) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*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.

M: State Route 2003 (Cortez Road) in Jefferson Township will have lane closures for shoulder cutting on Monday (8/19), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th: State Route 2003 (Cortez Road) in Jefferson Township will have lane closures for inlet repairs on Thursday (8/22), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Tues: State Route 2008 (Marshwood Road) in Throop Borough will have lane restrictions for inlet repair from Monday (8/19) to Tuesday (8/20), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-W: State route 2013 (River Road) in Thornehurst Township will have lane restrictions for crack sealing from Monday (8/19) to Wednesday (8/21), 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

*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-F: State Route 11 in Union Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M: State Route 11 (SR 11 and First Street) in Wyoming will have lane restrictions for inlet cleaning on Monday (8/19), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 115 in Bear Creek Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 118 in Ross Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 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.

M: State route 309 South between Honey Hole/St. John’s road and Butler Drive will have lane restriction for bridge inspection on Monday (8/19), 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tues: State route 309 North between Butler Drive and Honey Hole/St. John’s Road will have a lane restriction for bridge inspection on Tuesday (8/20), 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Th-F: State Route 924 in West Hazleton will have lane restrictions for patching from Thursday (8/22) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th-F: State route 1002 (Courtdale Avenue) in Courtdale will have lane restrictions for ditching from Thursday (8/22) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues: State Route 1003 (Academy Street) in Plymouth will have lane restrictions for inlet cleaning on Tuesday (8/20), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 1011 Pierce Street/Veteran’s Memorial Bridge over the Susquehanna River will be single lane in both directions for deck replacement until spring 2014

Th-F: State Route 2006 (Main Street) in Pittston will have lane restrictions for patching from Thursday (8/22) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-W: State Route 1029 (Manor Drive and Dug road) in Dallas Township will have lane restrictions for ditching from Monday (8/19) to Wednesday (8/21), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Sat: State Route 1041 (Upper Demonds Road) between Hildebrant Road and Lower Demonds Road will be single lane for paving from Monday (8/19) to Saturday (8/24), 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

M-Sat: State Route 1041 (Catalpa Road) between Lower Demonds Road and the Wyoming County line will be single lane for paving from Monday (8/19) to Saturday (8/24), 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Th-F: State route 1041 (Mt. Olivet Road) in Dallas Township will have lane restrictions for pipe cleaning from Thursday (8/22) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th-F: State Route 1044 (Hildebrandt Road) in dallas Township will have lane restrictions for pipe cleaning from Thursday (8/22) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Sat: State Route 1044 Hildebrandt Road) between Dallas High School and Lower Demonds Road will be single lane for paving from Monday (8/19) to Saturday (8/24), 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

M-F: State route 3006 (Lilly Lake Road) in Slocum township will have lane restrictions for shoulder repair from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 3007 (Blue Ridge Trail) in Slocum Township will have lane restrictions for shoulder repair from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 3014 in Nescopeck Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/19) to Wednesday (8/21), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-W: State Route 3021 in Butler Township will have lane restrictions for patching from Monday (8/19) to Wednesday (8/21), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-W: State route 4024 (Broadway Road) between Peat Moss Road and Gray Road in Sweet Valley will be closed daily for roadwork from Monday (8/19) to Wednesday (8/21), 7 a.m. to 2 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 in Blooming Grove will have lane restrictions for mill and fill on Friday (8/23), 6 a.m. to 5 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.

Susquehanna County

M-Tues: State Route 11 in New Milford Township will have lane restrictions for pothole patching from Monday (8/19) to Tuesday (8/20), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: State route 11 in New Milford Township will have lane restrictions for pothole patching on Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*State Route 29 over Snake Creek in Bridgewater Township will be single lane controlled by traffic signal for bridge replacement until September 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 mid-November Expect Delays!!!

M-F: State Route 171 in Thompson Township will have lane restrictions for edge patching from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 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.

Th-F: State Route 267 in Forest Lake Township will have lane restrictions for paving from Thursday (8/22) to Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 706 in Bridge Water Township will be single lane for edge patching from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 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

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

M-Th: State Route 2041 (Glenwood Road) in Lenox Township will have a sign review operation from Monday (8/19) to Thursday (8/22), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-W: State Route 2045 (Jeffers Road) in Lenox Township will have a signed detour due to paving from Tuesday (8/20) to Wednesday (8/21), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: State Route 3019 (Elk Lake School Road) in Dimock Township will have a signed detour for pipe repair from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 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

*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

Wyoming County

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

F: State Route 6 in Braintrim Township will be single lane for mechanized skin patching on Friday (8/23), 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.

F: State Route 29 in Eaton over Bowmans Creek will have a crane inspection operation on Friday (8/23). There may be traffic delays and lane closures.

F: State Route 267 in Meshoppen Township will be single lane for mechanized skin patching on Friday (8/23), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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

M-F: State Route 1001 in Tunkhannock/Lemon Township will be single lane for pothole patching/edge repair from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 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 3002 in Noxen Township will have sidewalks closed for bridge sidewalk repair from Monday (8/19) to Friday (8/23), 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


James May | District Press Officer
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
District 4-0 Office
55 Keystone Industrial Park | Dunmore, Pa 18512
Office 570.963.4044 | Fax 570.614.2957
www.neparoads.com * www.511PA.com

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