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Travel Advisory

June 10, 2013

Update PennDOT’s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of June 7-15

Dunmore – PennDOT announces its work schedule for the week of June 7-15.

Note: This weekend is the Pocono 400. Expect Delays on I-476 (Pennsylvania Turnpike) between Mid-County and Clarks Summit. Expect Delays on I-380 near Exit 3 (Pocono Pines/Mount Pocono), I-380/I-80 interchange, and on I-80 near Exit 284 (115 Blakeslee).

INTERSTATE 80

M-Tues: I-80 East, Butler Township, Exit 262 (Mountain Top/Hazleton) to Exit 273 (White Haven/Freeland) Monday (6/10) to Tuesday (6/11) bridge deck repairs Alternating Lane Closures 7a.m. to 3 p.m.

W-Th: I-80 East, Butler Township, Exit 260(Harrisburg/Wilkes-Barre) to Exit 262 (Mountain Top/Hazleton) Wednesday (6/12) to Thursday (6/13) bridge deck repairs Alternating Lane Closures 7a.m. to 3 p.m.

*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

Sun: I-81 North Exit 170A (Bear Creek) to Exit 175 (Dupont/Pittston) Single lane closure for shoulder work Sunday (6/9) 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

*Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) – the ramp will be reworked. This is estimated to take about 3 weeks. Please use caution when traveling through this area.

Tues: I-81 North Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) to Exit 190 (Dickson City/Main Ave.) right lane closure, unloading of concrete, Tuesday (6/11) 6:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Midnight).

*I-81 North Exit 219 (Gibson) single lane closure from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Work under overpass SR 848, right shoulder closed on 848.

INTERSTATE 84

*Exit 17(Newfoundland/Hamlin) – Eastbound single lane traffic for bridge deck replacement project from April to November.

*Exit 20 (Greentown/Lake Wallenpaupack) – Westbound; single lane traffic for milling, paving and bridge deck replacement from April to November

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):

Saturday June 8 at 7:05 p.m.
Sunday June 9 at 1:05 p.m.
Monday June 10 at 7:05 p.m.
Tuesday June 11 at 7:05 p.m.

Note: The Toyota Pavilion will be hosting a concert on Saturday, June 15 at 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. There may be traffic delays at the beginning and end of each concert 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.

M-F: SR 6/11 (La Plume) channel Cleaning and rock protection installation Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14) shoulder restriction with partial lane encroachment 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

*Spruce/Moosic Street Bridge (SR 307) - – The Cedar Avenue ramp from Orchard Street to the Central Scranton Expressway will be closed from Monday, April 29 to July as PennDOT begins work to replace the bridge on SR 307 (Moosic/Spruce Street Bridge). Posted detour will be Cedar Ave to Lackawanna to Spruce.

Th-F: SR 407 (North Abington Township) Bridge deck repairs Thursday (6/13) and Friday (6/14). Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

W: SR 435 (Roaring Brook Township) Bridge expansion joint repairs Wednesday (6/12). Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

M-F: SR 502 (Covington Township and Spring Brook Township) Shoulder Cutting operation Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14) Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

M-F: SR 590 (Roaring brook Township and Madison Township) Chip and seal prep work Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14), Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*SR 632 - There will be a detour in place on May 6. This will be on SR 632 in Lackawanna County. The detour route will be SR's: 407-524-81. There will be a pipe replaced and another having a new stream bed placed. Anticipated completion end of June.

M-F: SR 2005 (Aberdeen Road-Madison Township) Manual patching operation and chip seal prep work Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14) Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

*SR 3011 (Keyser Ave) – Utility companies continue work on Keyser Avenue between Union Street, Taylor and SR 307 (Morgan Highway). Delays are expected throughout the day.

Luzerne County

M-F: SR 11, Salem Township, Patching, Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14), 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., expect flagging operation and lane restrictions.

M-Tues: SR 29, Lake Township, Patching, Monday (6/10) to Tuesday (6/11), 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., expect flagging operation and lane restrictions.

W-F: SR 118, Dallas and Lehman Townships, patching, Wednesday (6/12) to Friday (6/14), 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., expect flagging operations and lane restrictions

M-Tues: SR 309, Cross Valley Northbound between Exit 3 (River Street) and Exit 4 (Rutter Avenue), Monday (6/10) to Tuesday (6/11), 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Right lane closed for bridge inspection.

W-Th: SR 309, Cross Valley Southbound between Exit 3 (River Street) and Exit 4 (Rutter Avenue), Wednesday (6/12) to Thursday (6/13), 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Right lane closed for bridge inspection

F: SR 309, Cross Valley, Exit 3, Friday (6/14), Shoulder closed northbound on ramp and southbound off ramp. 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bridge inspection

*SR 1011 (Pierce Street/Veteran’s Memorial Bridge) - Monday May 13, 2013- Milling & Base Repair on Pierce Street from Dawes Ave towards Tioga Ave will be performed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Flaggers will be used to control & direct traffic around the work zone. Traffic delays may be experienced. Tuesday May 14 thru Thursday May 16, 2013- Milling & Base Repair on Pierce Street will continue towards SR 0011 (Wyoming Ave). Flaggers will be used to control & direct traffic around the work zone. Traffic delays may be experienced. May 20 - Paving of Pierce Street will begin. Paving will continue until complete. This work will be performed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Flaggers will be used to control & direct traffic around the work zone. All work is weather dependent.

M-F: SR 2010, Front Street, Main Street, Nanticoke, Hanover Township, and Ashley, Shoulder cutting Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14) 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: SR 2019, Oak Street, Pittston Township, both lanes, Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Patching.

M-F: SR 2042, Stairville Road, Nuangola Road, Rice Township, Pothole patching, Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14), Lane restrictions 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: SR 2048, White Haven Borough, both directions, base repair, Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14) 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues: SR 4005, union and Hunlock Township: Tuesday (6/11) Tar and Chip Sealcoat: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th: SR 4009, Union and Huntington Township: Thursday (6/13) Tar and Chip Sealcoat: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W: SR 4012, Union Township: Wednesday (6/12) Tar and Chip Sealcoat: Minor delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M: SR 4025, Ross & Hunlock Township: Monday (6/10) Tar and Chip Sealcoat: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M: SR 4027, Ross Township: Monday (6/10)Tar and Chip Sealcoat: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: SR 4035, Huntington Township: Friday (6/14) Tar and Chip Sealcoat: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pike County

Th-F: SR 739 Shoulder Cutting, Thursday (6/13) to Friday (6/14) 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Delays may occur

M-F: SR 1011 (Pond Eddy Bridge) Shohola Township wooden deck replacement Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14) 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

M-W: SR 4002 (Egypt Road) Grad all/excavator work Ditch cleaning, Blooming Grove Township Monday (6/10) to Wednesday (6/12) 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Delays may occur

M-W: SR 4004 (Blooming Grove Road) Grad all/ excavator work ditch cleaning, Blooming Grove Township Monday (6/10) to Wednesday (6/12) 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

M-W: SR 4004 (Blooming Grove Road) Shoulder Cutting Blooming Grove Township Monday (6/10) to Wednesday (6/12) 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Delays May Occur

Susquehanna County

M-F: Route 106, Lenox and Harford Township: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Mill and Fill: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*SR 106 - bridge replacement project on SR 0106 in Clifford. It is being constructed in half width construction with a single lane controlled by a temporary traffic signal. Completion is set for November of 2013. The intersection of Mud Road and SR 106 will close on Tuesday June, 11. In order to reach Mud Road from SR 106 motorists will have to follow the posted detour.

M-F: Route 167 and 2024 Hop Bottom and Brooklyn Townships: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Shoulder Cutting: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: Routes 171 and 1023, Oakland Township: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Pipe Installations and Trench Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*SR 171 Sec 570 Located in Susquehanna Boro. Bridge Replacement Single lane traffic Work to continue until mid-November Expect Delays!!!

*SR 547 in Gibson Twp. Bridge repair over butler creek one lane stop signs seg 0170/2687 to 0170/3087 width restriction 10' until further notice

*SR 706 Montrose Betterment Project. Roadway reconstruction. The paving operation consists of milling the existing pavement edge and replacing with fresh asphalt material. The contractor's working hours will be 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. This work will be eastern end of the project to the intersection of SR 29 and 706.

M-F: Route 706, Rush and Jessup Township: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14) Pothole Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*SR 858 in Apolacon Twp install box culvert over Apolacon Creek one lane stop signs at this time width restriction 10' width weigh 13ton until further notice and construction of temp roadway

M-F: Route 1004 , Thompson Townships: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Pothole Patching: Lane Restrictions, delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: Route 1018, New Milford and Franklin Townships: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Pot hole Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: Route 1018, New Milford and Franklin Townships: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Ditching: Lane Restrictions Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: Route 2015, Brooklyn and Dimock Townships: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Sign Review: Lane Restrictions, delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: Route 3011, Auburn Township: Monday (6/10) to Friday (6/14). Pothole Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Wayne County

County wide sign repairs

*SR 6 (Main Ave) Hawley – There is a single lane restriction on the Main Ave Bridge going into Hawley. The traffic is controlled by a temporary signal, and pedestrian traffic is still able to cross the bridge. Anticipated completion is June 2013.

M-F: SR 196, Angels Hill, Dreher Township, Bridge Repairs and shoulder cutting

*SR 652 (Narrowsburg Bridge) – There is a weight restriction of 15 ton/ 27 ton combination. There will be a single lane restriction controlled by flaggers Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-F: SR 670, Bethany Street, Dyberry and Bethany Township shoulder cutting

M-F: SR 690, Hollisterville Road, Salem Township, Bridge repairs

*SR 1002, Damascus Township, Skinners Falls Bridge is now complete with a weight restriction of 4 ton.

*SR 1004 - The proposed project consists of a single span Steel I-beam Superstructure replacement over Beaver Dam Creek. Other proposed work includes Substructure Repairs; Superstructure Removal; bridge approach full depth bituminous paving; guiderail; excavation; E & S Control measures; pavement markings; Temporary Traffic Control; Temporary Traffic Signals; Temporary excavation & support; signing; pavement markings; miscellaneous concrete work and other miscellaneous construction for a total length of 278.75 ft., (0.053 mi.) as indicated on the approved plans included in the bid package. Estimated completion – November 2013

*SR 3028 - The project involves the replacement of an existing single (1) span concrete T-beam bridge with a Single (1) Span Prestressed Concrete Spread Box Beam bridge over SR 0191. Other work includes full depth bituminous pavement, excavation, drainage, pavement markings, guide rail, E & S Control measures, temporary traffic control, signing, temporary concrete barrier, concrete curbing, bridge removal, temporary excavation & support and other miscellaneous construction all contained within an overall project length of 0.201 mile (1,060.00 linear feet) as indicated on the approved drawings included in the bid package.

M-F: SR 4007, Ash Street, Bethany Township, shaping dirt roads

M-F: SR 4014, Winterdale Road, Buckingham Township, Manual Patching

Wyoming County

M-Th: SR 92, Nicholson Township: Monday (6/10) to Thursday (6/13) Bridge work Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

M-Tues: SR 1001, Lemon and Tunkhannock Townships: Monday (6/10) and Tuesday (6/11) Shoulder cutting: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*SR 1003, 1005, and 1007, around Lake Carey in Lemon Township: Starts Monday (6/10), will last about 2 weeks. Paving Project.

Tues-Th: SR 1009, Lemon Township: Tuesday (6/11) to Thursday (6/13) Shoulder cutting minor delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: SR 1011 Nicholson Township: Friday (6/14) shoulder cutting Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Th: SR 1013, Nicholson Township: Thursday (6/13) shoulder cutting minor delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: SR 1021, Nicholson Township: Friday (6/14) Bridge work Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

*SR 1025, Nicholson Township – railroad owned bridge over the Canadian Pacific Railroad is now closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic until further notice due to the poor condition of the bridge. There is a posted detour.

*SR 3003, Preliminary Construction on Sugar Hollow Bridge, tree cutting, cleaning, and work on access road. There may be traffic stops in this area.

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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