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Travel Advisory

June 27, 2014

PennDOT’ s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of June 27 – July 4

Dunmore – The following work is scheduled for this week throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.

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Special Events:

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):
Monday, June 30th at 7:05pm
Tuesday, July 1st at 7:05pm
Friday, July 4th at 7:05pm

The Montage Mountain Pavilion will have a concert on July 4th, there may be traffic delays at the beginning and end of the concert near I-81 Exit 180 (David Street/Montage Mountain).

Thursday, June 26 thru Saturday, June 28 from 6pm to mid-night SR 307 (Roosevelt Highway) will be closed for the Lake Winola Fire Company Annual Carnival.

Thursday, July 3 Wendy’s Super Hero Run to be held in downtown Scranton. This is part of the 4th of July Celebration. Please be advised that several streets in downtown Scranton will be closed starting at 2 p.m.

Friday, July 4 parade from 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Honesdale, Wayne County. Please be advised of traffic issues during the parade.

Friday, July 4 parade from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Nescopeck Borough. Please be advised of traffic issues during the parade.

Friday, July 4 parade and Endless Mountain 5K & 10K Race from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Montrose. Roads that are affected are Public Ave, Maple Street and Lake Ave. Please be advised of traffic issues during the parade.

Sunday, July 6 Fireman’s Picnic Parade Greene Dreher Volunteer Fire Association, Newfoundland. Roads that are affected are Main St and Route 447 Panther Rd. Please be advised of traffic issues during the parade.

Interstate 80:

Short Term Projects:

Long Term Projects:

*I-80 - Columbia County - Exit 241 to Exit 242, Two lanes of traffic in each direction will be maintained on I-80 for the majority of the project, with short-term lane restrictions and generally short-term ramp closures. The I-80 WB on-ramp at Mifflinville (Exit 242) will remain closed through the majority of the 2014 construction season. Anticipated completion - 2015.

Interstate 81:

For additional information on I-81 Please check out Focus 81 Website at www.focus81.com

Short Term Projects:

I-81- Lackawanna - between Exit 185 (Central Scranton Expressway) and Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) there will be a slow moving sweeping operation from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 7am to 2pm

I-81 – Susquehanna – There will be a Mowing operation from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July3, 2014, 7am to 3pm

Long Term Projects:

*I-81 – Schuylkill County – Between Exit 134 (Delano) and 138 (PA 309) will be single lane in both directions and Exit 138 will be closed due to a long term reconstruction/rehabilitation project. During the closure the posted detour will route traffic to Exit 141 (PA 424) to use PA 424/Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Beltway to access PA 309 north. Anticipated Complete - March 2015.

*I-81 – Luzerne County - Exit 178A (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport) and Exit 178B (Avoca) have now been combined into one exit, Exit 178 (Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport/Avoca).

*I-81 – Lackawanna County - between Exit 180 (Moosic) to Exit 175 (Dupont/Pittston) there will be lane shifts due to reconstruction work to the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport Exit including widening of bridges on Interstate 81, rehabilitation of existing bridges over Lidy Road, State Route 315 (Airport Road), and Plane Street, replacement of the pedestrian bridge just north of the Avoca Exit, construction of new exit and entrance ramps, three new roundabouts, construction of two new bridges, and construction of a new roadway. Anticipated completion – November 2015.

*I-81 – Lackawanna County - between Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) and Exit 190 (Main Avenue) – Lane shifts on I-81, ramp closure from Main Avenue to I-81 North – Early summer the ramp is scheduled to reopen; late summer, there will be paving in the area at night. Anticipated completion – fall 2014.

Interstate 84:

Short Term Projects:

I-84 West – Pike – Between Exit 46 (Milford) to 30 (Blooming Grove/Porters Lake (Pecks Pond)) Passing Lane closed for bridge core borings from Monday 6-23-14 to Sunday 7-6-14, except holidays and weekends.

Long Term Projects:

*I-84 – Pike County – Between Exit 46 (Matamoras) and the New York line will be single lane on the eastbound side for reconstruction of the westbound side. Anticipated completion - April 2016.

*I- 84 – Pike County - between Exit 46 (Milford) and Exit 34 (Lords Valley/Dingman’s Ferry) There is a single lane closure on I-84 West for two Bridge Deck Replacements. Anticipated completion - fall 2014.

Interstate 380:

Short term Projects:

Lackawanna County:

Short Term Projects:

SR 247- Jefferson Township – lane restrictions for ditching and drainage improvements from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014, 7am to 2pm

SR 348 - Jefferson Township - lane restrictions for manual patching on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 7am to 2pm

SR 407 (Abington Road) - North Abington Township - lane restrictions for bridge deck and joint repairs on State Park Bridge from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014, 7am to 4pm

SR 2005 - Madison Township - lane restrictions for manual patching from Wednesday, July 2, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014, 7am to 2pm

SR 2020 (Drinker Street) - Dunmore Borough - lane restrictions for manual patching and crack sealing on Monday, June 30, 2014, 7am to 2pm

Long Term On-Going Projects:

*SR 6 – Glenburn – Both directions will be single lane between SR 4010 (Ackerly Road) and SR 4011 (Old State Road) will be single lane for Glenburn Pond Pipe Repair. Anticipated Completion – July 2014

*SR 11 (Birney Avenue) – Moosic – There is a new traffic pattern near the Birney Avenue Plaza. Anticipated Completion – September 2014

*SR 11 (Birney Avenue) – Moosic – single lane both directions over Spring Brook Creek for bridge preservation. Anticipated Completion – November 2014

*SR 11 (Spruce Street) – Scranton – The bridge deck has been poured, crews will then work on the parapets, guiderail, etc. Anticipated completion – October 2014

*SR 435 – Roaring Brook Township – Right Lane Closed for bridge replacement over SR 348. SR 348 to SR 435 South closed to traffic entering SR 435. Detour is in place from SR 348 to SR 435 North to Drinker Turnpike to SR 435 South. Anticipated Completion – April 2015
Pothole Patching: PennDOT crews will continue to patch potholes throughout the county.

*SR 438 (Wallsville Road) – Benton Township – Is closed for a bridge replacement over Tunkhannock Creek. Anticipated Completion - May 2015

*SR 3019 (Lonesome Road) – Moosic –bridge replacement over a branch of the Lackawanna River, closure will be postponed. Anticipated Completion – December 2014

*SR 7210 (Stevens Road) – Jefferson Township – will be closing for bridge replacement late this week/Early next. There will be a detour in place. Anticipated Completion – October 2014

*SR 7211 (Overbrook Road) – La Plume – Closed for bridge replacement over Tunkhannock creek. Anticipated Completion – May 2015

*Scranton – Crews continue to work out timing issues with the signal network. Anticipated Completion – October 2014

Luzerne County:

Short Term Projects:

SR 4016- Harveyville Rd- to Hunlock Creek Rd, Huntington to Union, Hunlock Twps, Lane Restrictions Patching work June 30 to July 3, 2014 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

SR 101 Main St-Swoyersville, Lane Restrictions Patching June 30 to July 3, 2014 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

SR 2035 Suscon Rd, Pittston Twp-Lane Restrictions, Ditching June 30 to July 3, 2014 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Long Term Projects:

*SR 1001(Mountain Road) – Larksville – between SR 1002 (State Street) to SR 1007 (Mountain Road) will is closed for Bridge replacement over Brown Creek. There will be a detour following SR 1002 (State Street) to SR 1007 (Wilson Street/Mountain Road). Anticipated Completion August 2014

*SR 2016 (Casey Avenue) – Wilkes-Barre – resurfacing of roadway. On Monday, June 2 crews will be doing base repair between SR 6309 and Blackman Street. Anticipated Completion – August 2014

Pothole Patching: PennDOT crews will continue to patch potholes throughout the county.

Pike County:

Short Term Projects:

SR 6 (Wilsonville Bridge) - Palmyra Township - Right lane closed for Bridge concrete deck repair & Drain repairs from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 402 - Bloomingrove Township - lane restriction for Pothole patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 507 - Green & Palmyra Township - lane restriction for Spray patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 2003 (Bushkill Falls RD) - Lehman & Porter Township – Closed for Large Pipe Replacement from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

Long Term Projects:

Pothole Patching: PennDOT crews will continue to patch potholes throughout the county.

Susquehanna County:

Short Term Projects:

SR 029- Bridgewater/Franklin TWP-Lane Closure-Patching Thursday, July 3, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 374 - Lenox and Clifford Twps. - Lane Restriction for Pothole Patching from 6/30/2014 to 7/3/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 706 - Jessup and Rush Townships - Lane Restrictions For Patching from Tuesday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 706 - Bridgewater Twp. - Lane Closure for Patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 848 - Gibson and New Milford Twps. - Lane Restriction for Pothole Patching from 6/30/2014 to 7/3/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1009 (Viaduct Street) - Harmony Twp. - Lane Restriction for Pothole Patching from 6/30/2014 to 7/3/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 2009 - Lathrop Township - Lane Restrictions For Pipe Replacement on Monday, June 30, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 2019 - Lenox Twp. – Closed for Box Culvert Installation from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Tuesday, September 15, 2014

SR 4007 (North Road) - Bridgewater and Forest Lake Townships - Lane Restrictions for Base Repair from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014, 7am to 3pm

Long Term Projects:

*SR 11 (Main Street) – New Milford – new traffic pattern/lane shift is in effect over Salt Lick Creek. Anticipated Completion December 2014

*SR 29 – Franklin/Liberty Townships – there will be possible single lane closures for resurfacing of roadway taking place between Buckley Road in Franklin Township to the PA/NY line in Liberty Township. Anticipated Completion – October 2014

*SR 92 – Lenox/Gibson – there will be possible single lane closures for resurfacing of roadway taking place between the Susquehanna/Wyoming County Line in Lenox and SR 2036 in Gibson. Anticipated Completion October 2014

*SR 171 (Main Street) – Susquehanna Depot – single lane with temporary signals for bridge rehabilitation over Drinkers Creek. Anticipated Completion July 2014

*SR 706 – Bridgewater Township – Possible single lane closures for the Montrose to Tiffany Betterment Project (widening, curb, signals, and paving). Anticipated Completion – October 2014

*SR 1010 (Harmony Road) – Great Bend – Temporary bridge with signals will begin this month. Project is for the replacement of a bridge over Salt Lick Creek. Anticipated completion - November 2014

*SR 1033 (Church Street) – Great Bend – single lane with temporary signal for bridge rehabilitation over DuBoise Creek. Anticipated Completion – October 2014

*SR 2019 (Schoolhouse Road) – Lenox –bridge replacement over Willow Brook. Update: closed from June 16 to August 15. Anticipated Completion - October 2014

Pothole Patching: PennDOT crews will continue to patch potholes throughout the county.

Wayne County:

Short Term Project:

SR 191 – Salem - Single lane for Spray Patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 3,2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 196 - Lake Twp. - Single lane for Spray Patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 196 (Angels Rd) - Dreher Twp. - Single lane for Oil and Chip Rd surface treatment from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 348 (Mt. Cobb Rd) – Salem - Single lane for patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 447 (Panther Rd) - Dreher Twp. - Single lane for Oil and Chip Rd surface treatment from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 507 (Mill Creek) - Dreher Twp. - Single lane for Oil and Chip Rd surface treatment from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 590 - Salem - Single lane for Spray Patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 670 (Bethany Tpk.) - Mt. Pleasant Twp. - Single lane for Drainage from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1007 (Daniels Rd) - Damascus Twp. - Single lane for patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 3011 (Golf Park Rd) – Salem - Single lane for patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 3038 (Pine Grove Rd) - Dreher Twp. - Single lane for Oil and Chip Rd surface treatment from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 3044 (LaAnna Rd) - Dreher Twp. - Single lane for Oil and Chip Rd surface treatment from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4007 (Crooked Creek Rd) - BUCKINGHAM TWP. - Single lane for Reshaping paved rd. from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4014 (Winterdale Rd/Maplewood Rd) - Buckingham Twp. - Single lane for patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4011(Golf Hill Rd) - Honesdale Borough - Single lane for Pothole Patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4033 (S. Preston Rd) - Preston Twp. - Single lane for patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4041 (Rock Lake Rd) - Preston Twp. - Single lane for patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 03, 2014, 7am to 3pm

Long Term Project:

Pothole Patching: PennDOT crews will continue to patch potholes throughout the county.

Wyoming County:

Short term Projects:

SR 92 - Nicholson and Tunkhannock Townships - Lane Restrictions For Drainage on Monday, June 30, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1017 - Nicholson Township - Lane Restrictions For Patching from Monday, June 30, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014, 7am to 3pm

Long Term Projects:

*SR 29 (Lake Road) – Lake Township –there will be a possible single lane closure for resurfacing of roadway between SR 415 and Main Street in Noxen. Anticipated Completion - August 2014

*SR 29 (Tunkhannock Road) – Eaton – Temporary bridge will open June 5. The project is for bridge construction over Bowman’s Creek. Anticipated Completion November 2015

*SR 87 – Mehoopany – possible single lane with Flaggers, project is for the replacement of a bridge over Mehoopany Creek, new bridge is being built next to old bridge. Anticipated Completion – September 2015

*SR 92 – Nicholson – there will be possible single lane closures for resurfacing of roadway between SR 6 and SR 1031. Anticipated Completion – October 2014

*SR 307 (Roosevelt Highway) – Tunkhannock – single lane with traffic signals for bridge repair over Osterhout Creek. Anticipated Completion – December 2014

*SR 1014 – Nicholson – entrance to Lake Sheridan closed with detour for bridge replacement. Anticipate completion - August 2014

*SR 3003 (Sugar Hollow Road) – Mehoopany – closed for bridge replacement. Anticipated Completion – August 2014

Pothole Patching: PennDOT crews will continue to patch potholes throughout the county.

Media contact: James May, 570-963-4044

Source: PennDOT District 4

James May | District Press Officer
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
District 4 Office
55 Keystone Industrial Park | Dunmore, Pa 18512
Office 570-963-4044 | Fax 570-614-2957
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Media contact:

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