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PennDOT’s Scheduled Roadwork for the Week of July 3 to July 10

The following work is scheduled for this week throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Anyone wishing to sign up for PennDOT Travel Advisories can do so by emailing James May at jamay@pa.gov

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, July 4 @7:05 pm

Sunday, July 5 @ 1:05 pm

Monday, July 6 @ 7:05 pm

Tuesday, July 7@ 7:05 pm

Wednesday, July 8 @ 7:05 pm

Thursday, July 9 @ 7:05 pm

 

The Montage Mountain Pavilion:

 

Next Concert is July 4 at 7 pm

 

Interstate 80:

 

Short Term Projects

 

I-80-East-Luzerne-between Exit 260 (Harrisburg/ Wilkes-Barre) and Exit 273 (White Haven)-Pothole Patching – Single Lane Closure-7/7/2015-7/10/2015-7:30 am to 2:30 pm

 

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. Anticipated completion – 2015.

 

Interstate 81:

 

Short Term Projects

 

I-81-North-Luzerne-Between Exit 155 (Dorrance) and Exit 159 (Nuangola)-Bridge Deck Repair-7/7/2015-7/9/2015-8 am to 2 pm

 

I-81-Median-Lackawanna-between Exit 191 (Dickson City/Scranton Expressway) and Exit 206 (Glenwood/Lenoxville)-Mowing-6/29/2015-7/3/2015-7 am to 3 pm

 

I-81-North-Susquehanna-Exit 211 (Lenox) to Exit 219 (Gibson)-Spray Patching-Monday, 7/6/2015-Thursday, 7/9/2015-7 am to 3 pm

 

Long Term Projects:

 

I-81 – Luzerne 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. There are now two new ramps and a new roundabout opened at Exit 178.

 

Motorists traveling North using Exit 178:

 

Motorists traveling north on I-81 wishing to use will use Exit 178 (Avoca/Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport), now located between the Lidy Road Bridge and the 315 Bridge. Motorists will then enter the new roundabout, yielding to traffic in the roundabout. Those wishing to travel to the Airport and Navy Way will use the right lane. Motorists wishing to travel to Avoca will get in the left lane of the roundabout and take 315.

 

Motorists traveling South using Exit 178:

 

Motorists traveling south on I-81 wishing to use Exit 178 (Avoca/Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport) will continue to use the current Exit location. Those wishing to travel to the airport or 315 will make a left onto William Street and proceed to 315. All Motorists must make a left onto 315. Those wishing to travel to Avoca will continue on 315. Those wishing to travel to the airport will take 315 to about the Petro and make a U-Turn onto the new section of 315. From there they will travel up 315 and through the roundabout until they reach Terminal Road.

 

Motorists wishing to get on I-81 North:

 

Motorists traveling north from the airport will use the roundabout to 315 and make a left onto the I-81 ramp. Motorists traveling north from Avoca (up 315) will go under I-81, bear to the right and take the ramp to I-81 north.

 

Motorists wishing to get on I-81 South:

 

Motorists traveling south from the airport will take the roundabout to 315 and go under I-81. They will then make a left onto the I-81 South ramp. Motorists traveling south from Avoca will bear right before going under I-81 and take the ramp to 81 South.

 

For Safety tips on roundabouts contact Michael Taluto at mtaluto@pa.gov. Anticipated completion for the project is July 2016.

 

(For additional information on I-81, please check out the Focus 81 website at www.focus81.com)

 

Interstate 84:

 

Short Term Projects:

 

I84-West-Pike-Exit 34 Lords Valley   (34-35MM)-Bridge Deck Repair Right lane-7-Jul-7-Jul-7:30 am to 2:30 pm

 

I84-West-Pike-Exit 34 Lords Valley   (34-32.5MM)-bridge Deck Repair Right lane-8-Jul-8-Jul-7:30 am to 2:30 pm

 

I84-West-Pike-Exit 26 Promised Land (26-25MM)-Bridge Deck Repair Right lane-9-Jul-9-Jul-7:30 am to 2:30 pm

 

Long Term Projects:

 

SR 84 – Milford/Matamoras – East and West Bound, Exit 46 Milford to Exit 53 Matamoras/ NY State Line. Single Lane Traffic running on West bound lanes; one lane for Eastbound Traffic and One lane for Westbound Traffic. East Bound Lanes under total reconstruction for New Roadway, New Bridge Structures, Drainage, Guiderail, etc…

 

Interstate 380

 

Short Term Projects:

 

Long Term Projects:

 

PA Turnpike (Interstate 476):

 

Short Term Projects:

 

Long Term Projects:

 

Lackawanna County:

 

Special Events:

 

SR 307 (Mulberry Street) in Scranton – Motorists should be aware of runners in the area on Friday, July 3, 2015 between 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm due to the Wendy’s Superhero Run. There may also be short traffic stoppages as runners cross Mulberry Street. Please consider an alternate route.

 

SR 435 (Drinker Turnpike) between McDonalds and The Covington Township Police Department in Covington will be closed on Thursday, July 9 from 7:00 pm to 8:15 pm due to the Covington Volunteer Fire Company Parade.

 

SR 502 (Daleville Highway) between McDonalds and Fitness Quest in Covington will be closed on Thursday, July 9 from 7:00 pm to 8:15 pm due to the Covington Volunteer Fire Company Parade.

 

Short Term Projects:

 

SR 11-Pittston Ave-Scranton-Single lane-Patching-Monday, July 06, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am-3pm

 

SR 247-Moosic Lake Rd.-Jefferson Twp.-Single Lane-Crack Sealing-Monday 07/06/2015-Friday 07/10/2015-07:00 – 14:00

 

SR 435-S.R. 435-Elmhurst/Roaring Brook Twp.-Single Lane-Bridge deck Patching-Monday 07/06/2015-Wednesday 07/08/2015-07:00 – 14:00

 

SR 690-Madisonville Rd.-Madison Twp.-Single Lane-Manual Patching-Monday 07/06/2015-Friday 07/10/2015-07:00 – 14:00

 

SR 690-Madisonville Rd.-Madison Twp.-Single Lane-Crack Sealing-Monday 07/06/2015-Friday 07/10/2015-07:00 – 14:00

 

SR 1041-Pike/Cottage St.-Carbondale-Road Closed-Mill/Fill-Monday 07/06/2015-Friday 07/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 2011-Lehigh Rd.-Covington Twp.-Single Lane-Bridge deck Patching-Thursday 07/09/2015-Thursday 07/09/2015-07:00 – 14:00

 

SR 3013-Main Ave -Scranton-Single lane-Patching-Monday, July 06, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am-3pm

 

SR 4018-Lieber’s Rd-West Abington-Single lane-Patching-Monday, July 06, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am-3pm

 

SR 4020-Seminary Rd-West Abington-Single lane-Patching-Monday, July 06, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am-3pm

 

Long Term Projects:

  

SR 6 (Casey Highway) – Dunmore to Mayfield – Installation of Cable Median Barrier from 84/380/81 Interchange to Exit 4 Archbald. Work Beginning the week of April 20th and continuing to August 2015.

 

SR 6 (State Street/Northern Blvd) – Clarks Summit – ADA Ramp work is anticipated to begin Monday, June 15.

 

SR 6/11(Lackawanna Trail) – Clarks Summit to Clinton – The project will start in Clarks Summit and go to where 6 and 11 split in Wyoming County.  The first phase of the project will be constructing crossover lanes from the westbound lanes to the eastbound lanes and moving all traffic into a single lane pattern on what are now the eastbound lanes. Under a separate $5.2 million contract with New Enterprise Construction, a “mill and fill” repaving project will occur in Clarks Summit this summer as well.  This project will begin where SR 6&11 intersects with Interstate 81/Turnpike and will go through Clarks Summit, connecting to the $42 million restoration project.  Portions of this work will occur at night in order to have as minimal impact on businesses as possible.  As part of the project, College Avenue is currently closed and a detour is set up.

 

SR 106 – Greenfield Township – contractors will be setting barrier starting on Thursday, May 7 with temporary signals in place with flashing mode.  The project is between Walzack Lumber and Hurricane Hills Motocross track.  The lane will be restricted to 10.5 ft. width

 

SR 247 (Gino Merli Drive/Wildcat Drive) – Blakely to County line – there will be pipe work and paving between SR 1023 (Gino Merli Drive) in Blakely and the Lackawanna/Susquehanna county line in Greenfield. Anticipated Completion – July 2015

 

SR 307 – Roaring Brook – Traffic Pattern Change, Speed limit reduced to 45 mph, single lane in each direction with lane shifts.

 

SR 347 – Dunmore to Olyphant – Weather permitting, a contractor will continue milling and paving SR 347 between Mead Street in Dunmore and the Burke Bypass in Olyphant.  There will be one lane traffic patterns in the area, directed by flaggers.  Motorists should use extra caution in the area.

 

SR 347 (O’Neill Highway/Blakely Street) – Dunmore – Crews will be out working near Keystone Industrial and University Drive. On Tuesday, June 16 East Warren Street will be closed at the intersection with SR 347 for utility work. It is estimated to re open in mid-August.

 

SR 435 – Elmhurst – Single land over Roaring Brook for bridge repairs. Temporary signals in place

 

SR 438 (Wallsville Road) – Benton Township – Is closed for a bridge replacement over Tunkhannock Creek. Detour in place.

 

SR 524 – Scott – bridge over I-81 will be closed for about 2 weeks with detours in place due to emergency bridge work.

 

SR 3002 (Milwaukee Rd) – Ransom Twp. – Saturday, May 9 the east bound lane starting at segment 0024 offset 0150 to start mechanical edge paving. The contractor plans on working from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday with Saturday work anticipated. The MPT will have flaggers to guide traffic around the working crew.

 

SR 3019 (Lonesome Road/Main Street Bridge) – Moosic – The bridge on Lonesome Road/Main Street in Moosic closed on Wednesday, April 29 and remain closed until late fall.

 

SR 4019 (Edella Road) – Clarks Summit – over Interstate 81 in Clarks Summit is being closed until further notice, but work is underway to repair the bridge.  Recently, a PennDOT inspector noticed movement that has occurred in the abutment on the lower end of the bridge.  As a result, in order to maintain the highest level of safety for the traveling public, the road is being closed and a detour is being set up. At this time, there is no estimated date for reopening, but the closure is expected to be in place for at least a number of weeks. This bridge is scheduled to be replaced in 2016 as part of the P-3 Initiative in which PennDOT awarded a contract to Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners to replace 558 structurally deficient bridges over the next three years.

 

SR 6011(Harrison Avenue) – Scranton – As part of the ongoing project to replace the Harrison Avenue Bridge, the Central Scranton Expressway is a single lane pattern in each direction.  This single lane pattern will be in place throughout the summer in order to allow the contractor to work on the bridge from underneath.  Also, this weekend the Harrison Avenue Bridge will close.  Throughout the duration of the bridge replacement project, the contractor will be able to maintain traffic on the bridge for the vast majority of the time. .  Pedestrian access will be maintained.  This work is part of an $18 million project to replace the Harrison Avenue Bridge, with an expected completion date of July 2017.

 

SR 6011 (Harrison Avenue/Wheeler Avenue/Blakely Street) – Scranton/Dunmore – ADA ramp work is currently taking place, Contractor anticipates beginning paving in late June.

 

County wide guiderail work and bridge cleaning is taking place throughout the summer

 

Luzerne County:

 

Special Events:

 

Short Term Projects:

 

SR 29-South Cross Valley-Between 81 and Exit 3-Single Lane-Pothole Patching-7/8/2015-7/10/2015-0700-1500

 

SR 11-RT 11-Union, Hunlock & Salem Twp-Single Lane-Patching-7/6/2015-7/9/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 93-93-Nescopeck & Conyngham-Single Lane-Patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 239-RT239-Huntington Twp.-Single Lane-Patching-7/10/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 309-N Mt Boulevard-Between S Main and Kirby Ave-Single Lane-Pothole Patching-7/6/2015-7/7/2015-0700-1500

 

SR 309- cross valley north-plains twp-single lane-Bridge inspection-7/7/2015-7/8/2015-0700-1500

 

SR 315-315-Dupont-single lane-patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-0700-1500

 

SR 2007-Laurel Run Rd-Giants Despair-Single Lane-Shoulder Repair-7/6/2015-7/7/2015-0700-1500

 

SR 2035-suscon-Dupont-single lane-ditching-7/7//15-7/10/2015-0700-1500

 

SR 2045-S Main Rd-Wright Township-Single Lane-Pipe replacement-7/8/2015-7/10/2015-0700-1500

 

SR 3036-River Rd-Nescopeck Twp.-Single Lane-Crack Sealing-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 4013-Mossville Rd-Fairmount Twp.-Single Lane-Prepping for paving project-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

Long Term Projects:

 

SR 309 – Hazleton – The ADA Ramp Project (160) in Hazleton from the Airport Beltway south to Diamond Ave at the NB and SB has started. There will be Temporary MPT in place during operations that are expected to end in August. Also included in this Project is approximately 8 miles of milling and overlay paving starting at the SR 80 and. 309 junction south to Diamond. Avenue expected to be completed in early September. The Paving Operations are expected to start in late April or early May.

 

SR 315 – Avoca – There is now a new roundabout and two new ramps opened in this area.

 

Motorists traveling North using Exit 178:

 

Motorists traveling north on I-81 wishing to use will use Exit 178 (Avoca/Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport), now located between the Lidy Road Bridge and the 315 Bridge. Motorists will then enter the new roundabout, yielding to traffic in the roundabout. Those wishing to travel to the Airport and Navy Way will use the right lane. Motorists wishing to travel to Avoca will get in the left lane of the roundabout and take 315.

 

Motorists traveling South using Exit 178:

 

Motorists traveling south on I-81 wishing to use Exit 178 (Avoca/Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport) will continue to use the current Exit location. Those wishing to travel to the airport or 315 will make a left onto William Street and proceed to 315. All Motorists must make a left onto 315. Those wishing to travel to Avoca will continue on 315. Those wishing to travel to the airport will take 315 to about the Petro and make a U-Turn onto the new section of 315. From there they will travel up 315 and through the roundabout until they reach Terminal Road.

 

Motorists wishing to get on I-81 North:

 

Motorists traveling north from the airport will use the roundabout to 315 and make a left onto the I-81 ramp. Motorists traveling north from Avoca (up 315) will go under I-81, bear to the right and take the ramp to I-81 north.

 

Motorists wishing to get on I-81 South:

 

Motorists traveling south from the airport will take the roundabout to 315 and go under I-81. They will then make a left onto the I-81 South ramp. Motorists traveling south from Avoca will bear right before going under I-81 and take the ramp to 81 South.

 

Motorists wishing to use William Street in Avoca:

 

Motorist wishing to take William Street from 315 in Avoca will take 315 North to the new roundabout. They will then travel through the roundabout and take Terminal Road to Spruce Street. They will then take Plane Street back to William Street. There will be detour signs in place.

 

For Safety tips on roundabouts contact Michael Taluto at mtaluto@pa.gov. Anticipated completion for the project is July 2016

 

SR 940 (Foster Avenue/Berwick Street) – White Haven – There will be handicap ramp work please use caution when traveling through this area. Anticipated Completion August 2015

 

SR 2001 (St. Mary’s Road) – Ashley/Hanover – There will be handicap ramp work please use caution when traveling through this area.

 

SR 2002 (Main Street) – Nanticoke – There will be handicap ramp work please use caution when traveling through this area.

 

SR 2039 (Westminster Road) – Laflin – will be closed Monday, June 22 under 81, and will remain closed for about 2 to 4 weeks due to bridge removal. There is a detour in place.

 

SR 3001 (Alden Mountain Road/Main Street) – Slocum/Nanticoke – There will be drainage work please use caution when traveling through this area.

 

There will be county wide guiderail work and Bridge cleaning.

 

Pike County:

 

Special Events:

 

Short Term Projects:

 

SR 402—Blooming Grove Township   from 2004 to I84-Lane restriction-shoulder cutting, ditching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 739–Dingman township-Lane restriction-Manual Patching-7/7/2015-7/8/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 1003-Rowland Rd-Lackawxen Township-Lane restriction-MPT Bridge Inspection-7/6/2015-7/6/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 1006-Knealing RD-Shohola Township-Lane restriction-Bridge Deck repair-7/10/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 2001-Milford RD-Milford Rd-Lane restriction-Manual Patching-7/9/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 2002-Wilson Hill Rd-Delaware Township-Lane restriction-Pipe Trench Patching-7/6/2015-7/6/2015-0730-1430

 

SR 4006-Towpath Rd-Lackawaxen Township    From SR 590 To Martin Rd-Lane restriction-Manual Patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-0730-1430

 

Long Term Projects:

 

As part of an upcoming bridge replacement project, the bridge on SR 739 over Shohola Creek, Shohola Township, Pike County is in a single lane pattern. Traffic is currently being controlled by a stop sign, but tomorrow a temporary traffic signal will be in place until further notice.

 

SR 6 – Shohola Creek – Shoulder Closed with a slight lane transition for bridge work. Anticipated Completion – August 2015

 

SR 402 – Porter – Work is expected to continue in mid-June between the County line and SR 2003 (Bushkill Falls Road)

 

SR 434 – Lackwaxen/Shohola – Work continues between SR 590 and SR 1012 (Lackawaxen Road)

 

SR 2002 (Wilson Hill Road) – Delaware Township – will be closed near the Delaware Township Building on Monday, June 22, 2015 due to pipe replacement. There is a detour in place. Anticipated Completion – Wednesday, June 24

 

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

 

There will be county wide guiderail work and bridge cleaning.

 

Susquehanna County:

 

Special Events:

 

SR 29/167/706 (Grow Avenue/Church Street) between the Endless Mountain Riding Trail and Turrell Street in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 7:30 am to 11:00 pm due to the Kwanis, Lions, Rotary (KLR) Service clubs – Endless Mtn 5k and 10k Race.

 

SR 29/167/706 (Grow Avenue/Church Street) between SR 29 (S Main Street) and Chestnut Street in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 7:30 am to 11:00 pm due to the Kwanis, Lions, Rotary (KLR) Service clubs – Endless Mtn 5k and 10k Race.

 

SR 29/167/706 (Grow Avenue/Church Street) in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm due to the Independence Day Parade.

 

SR 1041 (Maple Street) between SR 29 (Church Street) and SR 4003 (Chenango Street) in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 7:30 am to 11:00 pm due to the Kwanis, Lions, Rotary (KLR) Service clubs – Endless Mtn 5k and 10k Race.

 

SR 1041 (Maple Street) in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 7am to 5 pm due to the Kwanis, Lions, Rotary (KLR) service clubs – Activities on the Green.

 

SR 1043 (Public Avenue) in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 7am to 5 pm due to the Kwanis, Lions, Rotary (KLR) service clubs – Activities on the Green.

 

SR 4003 (Lake Avenue) between SR 1041 (Maple Street) and SR 29/167/706 (Grow Avenue/Church Street) in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 7:30 am to 11:00 pm due to the Kwanis, Lions, Rotary (KLR) Service clubs – Endless Mtn 5k and 10k Race.

 

SR 4003 (Lake Avenue) in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm due to the Independence Day Parade.

 

SR 4003 (Lake Avenue) in Montrose will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 7am to 5 pm due to the Kwanis, Lions, Rotary (KLR) service clubs – Activities on the Green.

 

Short Term Projects:

 

SR 492–New Milford Twp.-Lane Restrictions-Pothole Patching-Monday, 7/6/2015-Friday, 7/10/2015-07:00 to 15:00

 

SR 2002- -Lathrop Twp.-Lane Restriction-Pothole Patching-Monday, 7/6/2015-Friday, 7/10/2015-7am-3pm

 

SR 2012–Clifford twp.-Closed-Bridge replacement-Monday, 6/22/2015-Friday 8/28/2015-Long term

 

SR 2022-None-Harford Township-Lane Restrictions-For Dirt Road Grading-Monday, July 6, 2015-Tuesday, July 7, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 2045-None-Lenox Township-Lane Restrictions-For Dirt Road Grading-Wednesday, July 8, 2015-Thursday, July 9, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 2065-None-Gibson Township-Lane Restrictions-For Dirt Road Grading-Friday, July 10, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 2067-None-Gibson Township-Lane Restrictions-For Dirt Road Grading-Monday, July 6, 2015-Wednesday, July 8, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 2075-None-Gibson Township-Lane Restrictions-For Dirt Road Grading-Thursday, July 9, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 3023-None-Dimock, Springville, and Lathrop Townships-Lane Restrictions-For Patching-Monday, July 6, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 4002- -Silver Lake-Lane Restriction-Pothole Patching-Monday, 7/6/2015-Friday, 7/10/2015-7am-3pm

 

Long Term Projects:

 

SR 92 – Lenox/Gibson – Crews will be working on drainage between I-81 in Lenox and SR 2036 in Gibson

 

SR 167 – Hop Bottom/Bridgewater – Crews will be out working on paving between SR 11 (Lackawanna Trail) in Hop Bottom and SR 706 (Wyalusing Street) in Bridgewater.

 

SR 267: Sub-contr’s. are scheduled to begin working on the above referenced project from last year to complete the contract. It will be the same work on both roadways; guide rail & centerline rumble strips. On SR 0267, Susquehanna County, the work will be performed from the intersection of SR 0706 in Lawton to Forest Lake. On SR 0092, Wyoming County, the work will be performed from the intersection of SR 1010 to the Susquehanna County line. Work hours will be 6:30 a.m.to 7 p.m. MPT will be maintained with flaggers utilizing an alternating lane closure.

 

SR 706: PennDOT is completing a $5.94 million project to improve 15 miles of State Route 706 in Susquehanna County.  A PennDOT contractor, Pennsy Supply, will begin replacing pipes this week, and then begin resurfacing the road from the intersection of State Route 11 to the intersection of State Route 267.  They will skip over the 5 mile area that is currently being completed under a separate contract in the Borough of Montrose and Bridgewater Township.  That $8.5 million job, which was begun in the fall of 2011 is scheduled to be completed by this August.  That ongoing betterment project includes installing new curbs, sidewalks, drainage and paving. The project that is starting today will include drainage work, pipe replacement, mechanized edge repair, base repair, new guiderail and milling out the old pavement and replacing it with a new 4 inch surface.  This work is expected to be complete by the middle of July. Throughout the duration of the project, there will be single lane closures in various locations with flaggers controlling traffic.  Delays are anticipated and motorists should use extreme caution when travelling in the area.

 

SR 3017: The Bridge on SR 3017 (West Nicholson Road) between Rose Road and Ed Johnson Road in Springville Township is now closed and a detour has been established.  During an underwater inspection yesterday, a dive team discovered significant scouring that was taking place on the abutment of the bridge, and in the interest of public safety, the decision was made to close the bridge until repairs can be made.  At this time, there is no set date for reopening the bridge, but it is expected to remain closed for a number of months.

 

There will be county wide guiderail work and bridge cleaning.

 

Wayne County:

 

Special Events:

 

SR 6 (Main Avenue) Between SR 590 (Hudson Street) and Church Street will be closed on Saturday, July 4 from 12:00 pm (noon) to 12:30 pm.

 

Short Term Project:

 

SR 191-Hancock Hwy-Lebanon, Damascus, Manchester-SINGLE LANE-Oil and Chip-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 191- -Salem and Lake Twp.-SINGLE LANE-Patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 1016-Conklin Hill-Damascus-SINGLE LANE-Patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 1025-Rutledgedale Rd-Damascus-SINGLE LANE-Oil and Chip-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 2009-Brook Rd-Berlin-SINGLE LANE-Patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 3002-Peet Rd.-Dreher Twp-SINGLE LANE-Bridge Repair-7/6/2015-7/31/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 3031-Hoadleys Rd-Paupack Twp.-SINGLE LANE-Pipe Replacement-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 4007-Equinunk Creek Rd-Buckingham Twp.-SINGLE LANE-Reshape Unpaved Rd.-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 4012-Autmn Leaves Rd-Buckingham Twp.-SINGLE LANE-Reshape Unpaved Rd.-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 4024-Equinunk Creek Rd-Buckingham Twp.-SINGLE LANE-Patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

SR 4041-Rock Lake Rd-Preston Twp.-SINGLE LANE-Patching-7/6/2015-7/10/2015-07:00 – 15:00

 

Long Term Project:

 

SR 191 (Lake Ariel Highway/Sunrise Avenue) – Cherry Ridge/Honesdale – There will be edge work and utility work between Theobald Road in Cherry Ridge and SR 6 (Main Street) in Honesdale.

 

SR 590 (Hamlin Highway/Purdytown Turnpike) – Salem/Paupack – There will be edge and base repair work between SR 348 (Mt. Cobb Highway) in Salem and SR 6 (G.A.R. Highway) in Paupack.

 

SR 4023 (Belmont Turnpike) – Mount Pleasant – will be closed Monday, June 15 for 3 weeks due to bridge repairs. There is a detour in place from SR 371 & SR 4023 (Belmont Corners) to SR 670 to SR 170 to SR 4025 back to SR 4023.

 

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

 

There will be county wide guiderail and bridge cleaning.

 

Wyoming County:

 

Special Events:

 

SR 87 between the First Baptist Church and the Mehoopany Fire Hall in Mehoopany will be closed on Saturday, July 4, 2015 from 10 am to 10:20 am due to the July Fourth Parade.

 

Short Term Projects:

 

SR 6-None-Washington and Tunkhannock Townships-Lane Restrictions-For Patching-Monday, July 6, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 6–Tunkhannock Township-Lane Restriction-Patching-Monday (7/6)-Tuesday (7/7)-7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

 

SR 29–Monroe Township-Lane Restriction-Patching-Monday (7/6)-Friday (7/10)-7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

 

SR 92–Tunkhannock Township-Lane Restriction-Patching-Wednesday (7/8)-Friday (7/10)-7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

 

SR 92-State St.-Nicholson Borough-Lane Restriction-Deck Patching-Monday (7/6)-Wednesday (7/8)-7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

 

SR 1001-None-Tunkhannock Township-Lane Restrictions-For Ditching-Monday, July 6, 2015-Wednesday, July 8, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 1002-None-Tunkhannock Township-Lane Restrictions-For Ditching-Thursday, July 9, 2015-Friday, July 10, 2015-7am to 3pm

 

SR 3001–Windham Township-Lane Restriction-Deck Patching-Thursday (7/9)-Friday (7/10)-7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

 

Long Term Projects:

 

*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

 

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

 

There will be county wide guiderail work and bridge cleaning.

 

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

http://www.dot.state.pa.us/ * 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.

 

 

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