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

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

Interstate 80:


80-EB-Luzerne-Exit 273 to Exit 262-Pothole Patching-Monday 8/25/2014-Thursday 8-28-2014-7:30 a.m.2 p.m.


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

Short Term Projects:


81-NB and SB-Luzerne-164 to 178-Herbicide spraying guiderail-8/25/2014-8/28/2014-10.p..m. to 6 a.m.

I-81--Great Bend and New Milford Twps.-No Restrictions-Mowing in median-Monday, 8/25/2014-Friday, 8/29/2014-7 a.m. to 3 p.m.


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 at mile maker 14 will reopen on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 3 p.m.

Long Term Projects:

*I – 84 – Lackawanna – between Exit 4 (I-380/I-84 Split) and Exit 8 (Mt. Cobb/Hamlin) will be single lane for mill and fill. Anticipated Completion - November 2014

*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:


380-NB/SB-Lackawanna-Between I-84/380 split and Exit 22-Manual Patching-Monday 08/25/2014-Thursday 08/29/2014-7 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Pike County:

Short Term Projects:

SR 2001 Milford Boro and Delaware Township,  mechanical  edge patching  August 27 to August 29, 2014  from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.


SR 390 and SR 507  Bridge Deck and Bearing cleaning  Thursday, August 28 to August 29, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.


SR 2007 Bridge Deck and Bearing cleaning  Thursday, August 28 to August 29, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.



Long Term Projects:


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


*SR 2003 (Bushkill Falls Road) – between Milford Road and SR 402 there will be a mill and fill operation. Anticipated Completion – September 2014


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


Wayne County:


Short Term Project:


371-Cochecton Tpk-(Damascus Twp.)-SINGLE LANE-Bridge Work-8/25/2014-8/29/2014  7 a.m. to 3 p.m.


423-Carlton Rd-(Dreher Twp.)-SINGLE LANE-Pipe work-8/25/2014-8/29/2014  7 a.m. to 3 p.m.


1007-Hartman Rd-(OREGON TWP).-SINGLE LANE-Patching-8/25/2014-8/29/2014 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

1016-Conklin Hill Rd-(Damascus Twp.)-SINGLE LANE-Drainage work-8/25/2014-8/29/2014 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.


1025-Rutledgedale Rd-(Damascus Twp.)-SINGLE LANE-Mill and Fill-8/25/2014-8/29/2014  7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

4005-BEECH GROVE RD.-(CLINTON TWP)-SINGLE LANE-Patching-8/25/2014-8/29/2014-7 a.m. to 3 p.m 

4033-S. PREST0N RD.-(MOUNT PLEASANT TWP).-SINGLE LANE-Patching-8/25/2014-8/29/2014-7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Long Term Project:

*SR 317 – Damascus Township – there is a width restriction of 10 ft. for bridge repair. Anticipated Completion – End of September

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