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May 24, 2013

PennDOT’s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of May 24-June 2

Dunmore – PennDOT announces its work schedule for the week of May 24-June 1.

Note: PennDOT is seeking volunteers for this year’s Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania effort that runs through May 31. If you would like to get involved, please call 570-963-4044.

Note: PA 940 in Mount Pocono Borough, Monroe County will have lane restrictions between PA 611 and Devil’s Hole/Grange Road on Wednesday 5/29 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. for Utilities work. Please use caution when driving through this area.

INTERSTATE 80

W-Th: I-80 East, Butler Township, Exit 262 (Mountain Top/Hazleton) to Exit 273 (White Haven/Freeland), Concrete Patching, Alternating lane closures Wednesday (5/29) to Thursday (5/30) 7 a.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

W-Th: I-81 North Exit 143 (Hazleton) to Exit 145 (West Hazleton) Bridge Deck Repair Wednesday (5/29) to Thursday (5/30) Alternating lane closures from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-Sa: I-81 North Exit 170B (Wilkes-Barre) to Exit 178A (Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport), Microseal Operation, Alternation lane closures Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

M-Th: Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) to Exit 190 (Main Ave/Dickson City) - North: There will be a single lane closure on Interstate 81 North between Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) and Exit 190 (Dickson City/Main Ave) for concrete repair. Anticipated days and times for the single lane closure will be Monday thru Thursday, 6:30 p.m. to midnight.
Now Open: Should be Open May 23*I-81 Ramp Project - As part of the I-81 Pavement Preservation Project, contractors will be working from April 2 to May 23. Please be advised of the following detours:

Detour #1 – To go from SR 6 (The Casey Highway) to I-81 North
Motorists will take I-84/380 East to Tigue Street. After exiting on Tigue Street, they will reenter I-84/380 West and go to I-81 North.
Detour #2 – To go from SR 6 (The Casey Highway) to Dunmore
Motorists coming from SR 6 (The Casey Highway) to Dunmore will be directed to exit SR 6 (The Casey Highway) at Exit 1 (Throop- Mt. Cobb/Marshwood Road) and take Marshwood Road west to Dunmore Street/O’Neill Highway.
Detour #3 – To go from I-84/380 West to Dunmore (I-81 Exit 188 – Dunmore/Throop), motorists will take SR 6 (Casey Highway) East to Exit 1 (Throop – Mt. Cobb/Marshwood Road) and take Marshwood Road west to Dunmore Street/O’Neill Highway.

Tues-F: Interstate 81 Median, New Milford and Great Bend Townships: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31). Mowing: NO Lane Restrictions, Delays 7am to 3pm.

I-81 South Susquehanna, Micro-Surfacing 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Th: I-81 North Exit 202 (Tompkinsville-Fleetville) Bridge deck and approach repairs Thursday (5/30). Left lane Closed 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

INTERSTATE 84

W: I-84 East M.M. 5.3 (a.k.a. Roaring Brook Bridge) Bridge deck and approach repairs Wednesday (5/29) Alternate lane closures 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

*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

M-Th:I-84 West 36.1mm- 30.1mm Spray Patching Right Lane, Lords Valley Exit, Monday – Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 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 5/24 7:05 p.m.
Saturday 5/25 7:05 p.m.
Sunday 5/26 1:05 p.m.

Note: The Toyota Pavilion will be hosting a concert on Wednesday, May 29 at 6 p.m. There may be traffic delays at the beginning and end of the concert near I-81 Exit 182 (Davis Street/Montage Mountain Road).

F: SR 307 segment 210 (Moosic St.- City of Scranton) Bridge deck and approach repairs Friday (5/31) Alternate lane closures 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.

*SR 11/307 Beginning on April 15, SR 11/307 (The McDade Expressway) will be a single lane in both directions on the bridge over Main Avenue. This will be a 24/7 road pattern and will remain in place until June 1. Major Delays are expected, especially at rush hour.

*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.

Tues-F: SR 2013 (River Road – Thornhurst Twp.) Base repair and road widening operation Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-F: SR 2016 (Bear Lake Rd. – Thornhurst Twp.) Crack sealing Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) Flagging operation with alternate lane closures 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tues-F: SR 3001 (Newton Ransom Blvd.) Crack sealing. Alternate lane closures between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Major Delays Expected

*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.

Tues-F: SR 4025 (Hillside Drive). Ditching, rock lining, and pipe replacement. Alternate lane closures between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Major Delays Expected.

Luzerne County

Tues-Th: SR 309, from RT 415 to Wyoming County line, Dallas Twp: Both directions, Patching Tuesday to Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

*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.

W: SR 1001-351 Pierce Street Bridge Deck Replacement Project: Bridge will be down to one lane on Wednesday May 29 from 5:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Tues: SR 1028, Queen of Peace/ Spruce Tree Rd, Lake Twp.: Both directions, patching, Tuesday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tues-F: SR 1044, Hildebrandt Rd, Dallas Twp.: both directions, base repair, Tuesday to Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tues-Th: SR 4005, Reyburn Rd/Cragle Hill Rd, Union Twp., Hunlock Twp.: both directions, shoulder cutting, Tuesday to Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

F: SR 4009, Cope Rd, Union Twp. And Huntington Twp.: both directions, shoulder cutting, Friday 5/31 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tues-Th: SR 4012, Trailing Pine Rd, Union Twp.: both directions shoulder cutting, Tuesday to Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

W-F: SR 4025/4027, North Lake, Ross Twp.: Both directions, patching, Wednesday to Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Pike County

Tues: SR 739 seg 30/212 Inlet and endwall repair by 2004 Silver Lake Rd Dingman Township Tuesday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

F: SR 739 & 4002 Egypt Rd Pipe trench patching Delaware & Blooming Grove Townships Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

W: SR 3001 Hemlock Grove Rd pipe replacement, inlet and endwall replacement Wednesday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Th-F: SR 3001 Hemlock Grove Rd U drain installation and E&S supplement on slope Thursday and Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Th: SR 3001 seg 30 Hemlock Grove Rd pipe trench patching Greene Township Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tues-F: SR 4002 Egypt Rd Grandall Work Blooming Grove Township Tuesday to Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tues-F: SR 4004 E&S control and repair bearing seat Blooming Grove Township Tuesday to Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Susquehanna County

Tues-F: Route 29, Bridgewater Township: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday(5/31). Pothole Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues – F: Route 92, Gibson Township: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) 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.

*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.

Tues –F: Route 706, Rush and Jessup Townships: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) 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

Tues-F: Route 2001, Lathrop, Dimock, and Springville Townships: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) Shoulder Cutting: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-F: Route 2015 Brooklyn and Dimock Townships: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31). Sign Review: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7am to 3pm.

Tues-F: Route 2027 Herrick Township: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31). Edge Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7am to 3pm.

Tues-F: Route 2035, Lenox Township: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31). Pothole Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7am to 3pm

Tues-F: Route 3004, Lathrop, Dimock, and Springville Townships: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) Shoulder Cutting: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues –F: Route 3011, Auburn Township: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) Pothole Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-F: Route 3023, Lathrop, Dimock, and Springville Townships: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) Shoulder Cutting: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Wayne County

*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.

*SR 652 (Narrowsburg Bridge) – There is a weight restriction of 15 ton/ 27 ton combination. There is also a single lane closure controlled by a traffic signal until further notice.

*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.

Wyoming County

W: Fairview Road will be closed between Maple and 307 on Wednesday afternoon to accommodate the funeral for the EMT who recently passed away. Estimated time of closure is 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

W-F: SR 92, Nicholson Borough: Wednesday (5/29) to Friday (5/31) Pothole Patching, Base Repair: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues: SR 309, Monroe Township: Tuesday (5/28) Pothole Patching, Base Repair: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues: SR 1013, Nicholson Township: Tuesday (5/28) Crack Sealing: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W-F: SR 1015, Nicholson Township: Wednesday (5/29) to Friday (5/31) Crack Sealing: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-F: Route 1017, Clinton and Nicholson Township: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (5/31) Pothole Patching: Lane Restrictions, Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

F: SR 2002, Northmoreland Township: Friday (5/31) Bridge Work: Lane Restrictions: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

W: SR 2007, Northmoreland Township: Wednesday (5/29) Bridge Work: Lane Restrictions: Minor delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues-F: SR 2008, Falls Township: Tuesday (5/28) to Friday (2/31) Ditch Cleaning: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tues: SR 3001, Forkston Township: Tuesday (5/28) Bridge Work: Lane Restrictions: Minor Delays 7a.m. to 3 p.m.

*SR 3003 Eaton Twp. Bridge repair over Sugar Hollow Creek one lane stop signs ..width restriction 10'-6" until further notice

Th: SR 4007, Mehoopany Township: Thursday (5/30) Bridge Work: Lane Restrictions: Minor Delays 7 a.m. to 3 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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