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Travel Advisory

July 3, 2014

PennDOT’ s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of July 3 - 11



Travel Advisory

July 3, 2014
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):
Friday, July 4th at 7:05pm
Saturday, July 5 at 7:05pm
Sunday, July 6 at 6:05pm
Monday, July 7 at 7:05pm
Tuesday, July 8 at 7:05 pm
Wednesday, July 9 at 12:05 pm
Thursday, July 10 at 7:05 pm
Friday, July 11 at 7:05 pm

The Montage Mountain Pavilion will have a concert on July 4th July 9, 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 Hawley, 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.

Friday, July 4 parade from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Mehoopany Twp. Road that will be affected will be SR 87. 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.

Thursday, July 10 Covington Volunteer Fire Company parade from 7:00 pm to 8:15 pm that will effect SR 435 (Drinker Turnpike) and SR 502 (Daleville Highway)

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 South – Luzerne - Between Exit 168 (Highland Park Blvd.) and Exit 165 (Mountain Top/Ashley) There will be lane restrictions for pothole patching in the passing lane from Tuesday, July 8, 2014 to Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 9am to 2pm

I-81 South – Susquehanna - between Exit 223 (New Milford/Lakeside) and Exit 211 (Lenox) There will be lane restrictions for spray patching in the driving lane from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Thursday, July 10, 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 - Exit 46 (Milford) to 30 (Blooming Grove/Porters Lake (Pecks Pond)) The westbound driving Lane will be Closed for bridge core borings from Monday 7-7-14 to Friday 7-11-14 except holidays and weekends.

I-84 – Pike - near Exit 30 (Blooming Grove/Porters Lake(Pecks Pond)) There will be rolling road blocks for cable work on Wednesday, July 09, 2014

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 (Moosic Lake Rd.) - Jefferson Twp. - Single Lane for Ditching/Drainage Improvements on Monday 7/7/14, 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

SR 348 (Mt. Cobb Rd.) - Jefferson Twp. - Single Lane for Ditching/Drainage Improvements from Tuesday7/8/14 to Friday 7/11/014, 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

SR 407 - North Abington Twp. - Single Lane for Bridge Deck Patching from Monday 7/7/14 to Thursday 7/10/14, 7:00a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

SR 690 - Madison Twp. - Single Lane for Manual Patching from Thursday 7/10/14 to Friday 7/11/014, 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

SR 2005 (Aberdeen Rd) – Madison Twp. - Single Lane for Manual Patching from Tuesday7/8/14 to Wednesday 7/9/14, 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

SR 3006 (Milwaukee Rd) - Newton TWP - single lane for Mechanical base repair (mill and fill) on Monday 7/7/14, 6am to 4:30 pm

SR 4009 (Lilly lake Rd) - Abington TWP - single lane for Mechanical base repair (mill and fill) from Tuesday 7/8/2014 to Thursday7/10/2014, 6am to 4:30 pm

SR 4011 (Turnpike road) - Abington TWP - single lane for Mechanical base repair (mill and fill) on Friday 7/11/2014, 6am to 4:30 pm

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 11 (TR 11) - Union and Salem township – There will be Patching from Tuesday, July 8, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014

SR 29 (South Cross Valley Expressway) - Hanover/Nanticoke – There will be Bridge inspections from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Thursday, July 10, 2014

SR 93 - Nescopeck to Conyngham – There will be Patching from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014

SR 1010 (Back Road) – Swoyersville – There will be Patching from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014

SR 1016 (Jackson Road) - Jackson Township –There will be Bridge work from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014

SR 1038 (Obedofer Road) – Exeter – There will be Ditching work from Tuesday, July 8, 2014 to Wednesday, July 9, 2014

SR 2036 (Bald Mountain Road) - Bear Creek Township – there will be pothole patching from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014

SR 2039 (Pittston Boulevard) - Bear Creek Township – there will be pipe replacement from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014

SR 4016 - Huntington Township – there will be Patching on Monday, July 7, 2014

SR 4035 (Register Road) - Huntington Township – there will be Bridge work from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014

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 402 – Blooming Grove Township - lane restrictions for Pothole patching from Monday, July 7 to Friday, July 11, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 507 - Green & Palmyra Township - lane restrictions for Spray patching from Monday, July 7 to Friday, July 11, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 2003 (Bushkill Falls RD) - Lehman & Porter Township - Closed for Large Pipe Replacement from Monday, July 7 to Friday, July 11, 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 11 - Harford Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Spray Patching on Friday, 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 29 - Bridgewater/Franklin Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Pothole Patching from Monday, 7/7/2014 to Friday, 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 167 - Hop Bottom Borough/Lathrop Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Pothole Patching on Friday, 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 247 - Clifford Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Spray Patching on Friday, 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 492 - Jackson and New Milford Twps. - Lane Restrictions for Pothole Patching from Monday, 7/7/2014 to Friday, 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 706 - Jessup and Rush Townships - Lane Restrictions For Patching from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 3029 (Ridge Road) - Bridgewater and Jessup Townships - Lane Restrictions For Base Repair from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 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 670 (Bethany Tpk) - Mt. Pleasant Twp. - Single lane For Drainage from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1004 (Hasse Rd) – Damascus - Single lane for Oil and Chipping from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1007 (Fox Hill Rd) – Oregon - Single lane for Pothole Repair from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1031 (Church Rd) – Damascus - Single lane for Oil and Chipping from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 3004 (Moon Rd) – Salem - Single lane for PATCHING from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4007 (Crooked Creek Rd) - Buckingham Twp. - Single lane for Reshaping Unpaved Rd from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4012 (Autumn Leaves Rd) - Buckingham Twp. - Single lane for Drainage from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4014 (Winterdale Rd) - Buckingham Twp. - Single lane for Patching, from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4035 (Ox Bow Rd) - Preston Twp. - Single lane for Patching from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4041 (Rock Lake Rd) - Preston Twp. - Single lane for Patching from 7/7/2014 to 7/11/2014, 7am to 3pm

Long Term Project:

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

Wyoming County:

Short term Projects:

SR 6 (Tunkhannock Bypass) - Tunkhannock Twp. / Borough - Lane Restrictions for Patching from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1001 - Tunkhannock and Lemon Townships - Lane Restrictions For Patching from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1029 (Skyview Road) - Nicholson Township - Lane Restrictions for Base Repair from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 2007 (Keelersburg Road) - Eaton Township - Lane Restrictions for Patching from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 2009 (Brace Road) - Northmoreland Township - Lane Restrictions for Deck Repair from Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, July 11, 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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