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Travel Advisory

June 13, 2014

PennDOT’ s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of June 13 - 20

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

Note: Anyone wishing to sign up for PennDOT Travel Advisories can do so by emailing James May at jamay@pa.gov

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, June 20 at 7:05 pm

On Saturday, June 14 the Heritage Explorer Bike Tour and Festival will be held. Please be aware that there will be increased pedestrian and bicycle traffic on the following roadways between 8am and 3pm. Slow down and be alert in these areas:
SR 247 (Keystone Avenue between Main and River) Blakely – Closed
SR 247 (River Street) Blakely – Closed
SR 247 at the intersection of SR 247 and SR 1035 (Depot Street) Blakely – Tour Crossing
SR 1016 Blakely – Tour Crossing
SR 1012 (Wayne Street) Archbald – Tour Crossing
SR 1023 (Washington Avenue) Jermyn – used for bike route
SR 107 (Rushbrook Street) Jerymn – Tour Crossing
SR 1023 (Plank Road) Mayfield – used for bike route
SR 1039 (Meredith Street) Carbondale – Tour Crossing
SR 1041 (Pike Street) between Gordon Avenue and SR 6 (Eight Street) City of Carbondale – used for bike route
SR 6 City of Carbondale – possible bike traffic
SR 106 City of Carbondale – possible bike traffic
SR 171 between T533 and SR 1003 (Reservoir Road) Fell Township – used for bike route
SR 1003 (Reservoir Road) – Tour Crossing
SR 204 (Skyline Drive) Union Dale – Tour Crossing

Interstate 80:

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:

Short Term Projects:

I-81 North – Luzerne – Exit 164 (Nanticoke) to Exit 168 (Highland Park Blvd. Wilkes-Barre), overhead signs will be replaced at Exit 165B (Wilkes-Barre) on 6/18/2014, 8pm to 6am

I-81 North – Lackawanna – Exit 182 (Davis Street/Montage Mountain Road) to Exit 185 (Central Scranton Expressway) will have replacement of overhead signs at Exit 184 (River Street) on June 16, 8pm to 6am

I-81 North – Lackawanna – Exit 185(Central Scranton Expressway) to Exit 186 (Dunmore-Drinker Street), shoulder closed for Graffiti removal from sound walls on June 17, 8am to 2 pm

I-81 South – Lackawanna – Exit 186(Dunmore – Drinker Street) to Exit 184 (Moosic Street), there will be overhead sign replacement near Exit 185 (Central Scranton Expressway) on June 17, 8pm to 6am

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 – Lackawanna - Exit 4 (I-84/I-380 Split) to Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin), driving lane closed for shoulder cutting and bridge deck/joint repair on 6/16/2014, 8am to 2 pm

I-84 West – Lackawanna - Exit 4 (I-84/I-380 Split) to Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin), passing lane closed for pipe extension and drainage repairs on 6/19/2014, 8am to 2 pm

I-84 West – Lackawanna - Exit 4 (I-84/I-380 Split) to Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin), alternate lane closures on Roaring Brook Bridge for deck and joint repairs from 6/16/2014 to 6/17/2014, 7am to 4pm

I-84 East – Pike – Exit 30 (Blooming Grove/Porters Lake (Pecks Pond)) to Exit 46 (Milford) ), will have a closure in the driving lane for bridge core borings from Monday, June 9 to Sunday, June 22 (Excluding Holidays and Weekends)

I-84 – Pike- various locations will have guiderail repair from Tuesday, June 3 to Tuesday, June 17, 7am to 4pm

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:

I-380 North – Lackawanna - Wayne County to Exit 20 (Daleville), Passing lane closed for Concrete Pavement patching on June 19, 8am to 2 pm

Lackawanna County:

Short Term Projects:

SR 307 (Morgan Highway) – Scranton – there will be safety shoulder work taking place between Keyser Avenue and Lahey Family Fun, Monday to Friday, 7 am to 6 pm until June 20th

SR 307 (Moosic Street) – Scranton – there will be bridge deck and joint repairs on 6/18/2014, 7am to 4pm

SR 348 - Jefferson Township – There will be manual patching on 6/20/2014, 8am to 2pm

SR 2020 (Drinker Street) – Dunmore – There will be manual patching and crack sealing from June 17 to June 19, 7am to 2 pm

SR 6011 (Harrison Avenue) – Scranton – UGI gas company will be working in the 300 block beginning May 28 and lasting about 3 weeks, expect delays from 7 am to 4 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 - Union Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Patching on 6/19/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 11 - W. Pittston/ Exeter - Lane Restrictions for Patching on 6/16/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 239 - Huntington Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Patching on 6/20/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 309 - Mountain Top/Wright Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Crack Sealing from 6/19/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 309 - Hazleton to Wilkes-Barre Twp - Lane Restrictions for Herbicide Application from 6/19/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 315 - Plains Twp to Dupont - Lane Restrictions for Patching from 6/19/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 437 (Woodlawn Ave) - Wright Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Ditching on 6/16/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 1047(Lake St) - Dallas Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Patching on 6/18/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 2009 (Kidder St) - Wilkes-Barre Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Patching from 6/17/2014 to 6/18/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 2034 (Pine Run Rd) - Laurel Run - Lane Restrictions for Pipe Cleaning from 6/19/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 2036 (Bald Mnt Rd) - Bear Creek Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Ditching from 6/17/2014 to 6/18/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 3006 (Pond Hill Mnt Rd) - Conyngham Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Crack Sealing from 6/16/2014 to 6/18/2014, 7am-2:30pm

SR 4016 (Harveyville Rd) - Huntington Twp. - Lane Restrictions for Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/17/2014, 7am-2:30pm

Long Term Projects:

*SR 1001(Mountain Road) – Larksville – between SR 1002 (State Street) to SR 1007 (Mountain Road) will be closed as of June 16 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 (G.A.R. Highway) – Shohola Township – will be single lane between Shohola Falls Road and the township line for a Shohola Commercial Property LLC project from 7 am to 4 pm. This project began May 28 and is expected to last 3 weeks

SR 6 - Palmyra Township – There will be Bridge concrete deck repair from June 16 to June 20, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 402 – Blooming Grove Township – There will be pothole patching from June 16 to Jun 20, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 2003 (Bushkill Falls Rd.) - Lehman & Porter Townships – There will be shoulder cutting & pipe trench patching from June 16 to June 18, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM

SR 2004 (Silver Lake Rd.) - Delaware Township – Between SR 402 to SR 2001 there will be shoulder cutting from June 19 to June 20, 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 29 - Bridgewater Twp. – There will be Lane Restrictions for Patching from Monday (6/16) to Friday (6/20), 7a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 92 - Jackson Twp. – there will be Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 374 - Lenox and Clifford Twps. – there will be Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 706 - Jessup and Bridgewater Townships – There will be patching from Monday (6/16) to Friday (6/20), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 848 - Gibson and New Milford Twps. – There will be Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7 am to 3 pm

SR 1037 - Great Bend Twp. – There will be Lane Restrictions for wash out repair on Wednesday (6/18), 7a.m. to 3 p.m

SR 4002 - Choconut Twp. There will be Lane Restrictions for Patching from Monday (6/16) to Tuesday (6/17), 7a.m. to 3 p.m

SR 4007 (North Road) - Bridgewater and Forest Lake Townships – There will be Base Repair from Monday (6/16) to Friday (6/20), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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 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 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 - Hamlin Area - SINGLE LANE for Spray Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3 pm

SR 196 - Lake Twp. - SINGLE LANE for Spray Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 348 (Mt. Cobb Rd) – Salem - SINGLE LANE for PATCHING from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 590 – Salem - SINGLE LANE for Spray Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 607 (Bethany Tpk.) - Dyberry Twp. - SINGLE LANE for Shoulder cutting from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1001 (Carly Brook Rd) - Oregon Twp. - SINGLE LANE for Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1003 (Oregon Tpk.) - Oregon Twp. - SINGLE LANE for Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1007 (Fox Hill Rd) - Oregon Twp. - SINGLE LANE for Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1016 (Conklin Hill Rd) – Damascus - SINGLE LANE for Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 1025 (Rutledge Rd) – Damascus - SINGLE LANE for Shoulder cutting from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 2009 (Brook Rd) - Berlin Twp. - SINGLE LANE for Pothole Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 3011 (Golf Park Rd) – Salem - SINGLE LANE for PATCHING from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 3040 (Avoy Rd) - Lake Twp - SINGLE LANE for Spray Patching from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4007 (Crooked Creek Rd) - BUCKINGHAM TWP. - SINGLE LANE for Reshaping paved rd. from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3 pm

SR 4017 (EGYPT RD.) - MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. - SINGLE LANE for DRAINAGE from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3 pm

SR 4019 (Niles Pond Rd) – Lebanon - SINGLE LANE for Reshaping paved rd. from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4033 (ROSE HILL RD.) - BUCKINGHAM TWP. - SINGLE LANE for DRAINAGE from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

SR 4033 (S. PRESTON RD.) - SCOTT TWP. - SINGLE LANE for PATCHING from 6/16/2014 to 6/20/2014, 7am to 3pm

Long Term Project:

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

Wyoming County:

Short term Projects:

SR 29 - Monroe Township - Single lane for Patching from Monday (6/16) to Wednesday (6/18), 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

SR 29 - Noxen Township - Single lane for Ditch cleaning from Tuesday (6/17) to Friday (6/20), 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

SR 187 - North Branch Township – There will be Lane Restrictions for patching on Wednesday (6/18), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 309 - Monroe Township - Single lane for Patching from Thursday (6/19) to Friday (6/20), 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

SR 1012 - Clinton Township – There will be Lane Restrictions for patching on Thursday (6/19), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 2002 - Monroe Township - Single lane for Shoulder stabilization on Monday (6/16), 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

SR 3001 - Forkston Township – There will be Lane Restriction for Pipe replacement on Monday (6/16), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 3001 - Forkston Township – Will be Closed for Pipe replacement on Tuesday (6/17), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 3006 - Tunkhannock Borough – There will be Lane Restrictions for drainage on Friday (6/20), 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 4017 - Meshoppen Township - Single lane for Patching from Monday (6/16) to Friday (6/20), 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Laceyville Borough - Single lane for Bridge cleaning from Monday (6/16) to Friday (6/20), 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Long Term Projects:

*SR 29 (Lake Road) – Lake Township – 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 –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. Update: on Monday, June 16 crews will set a precast arch culvert. Due to the limited amount of space motorists are asked to pay attention to flaggers, use extreme caution through the work zone and slow down or use other routes if possible. 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
www.neparoads.com * www.511PA.com

PennDOT reminds motorists they can log on to 511pa.com or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions before heading out.

Media contact:

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