Weekly Roadwork - Carbon County

Published: Aug 10 2011 10:18:16 PM EDT

Information provided by PennDOT

WEEK of 06/29/15  

ROAD NAME: US 209 over Bull Run
BETWEEN: Stagecoach Road AND Hazelwood Road
Type of Work: Bridge Repair
RESTRICTION: On May 11 Bridge maintenance work will begin on the US 209 Bridge over Bull Run. During this time traffic will be control by a temporary traffic signal at the bridge. This is part of an ongoing bridge maintenance contract
START DATE: 05/11/2015  
Est. Completion Date: 07/10/2015
Municipality: Jim Thorpe Borough
ROAD NAME: PA 903/River Street
BETWEEN: US 209 AND PA 903/North Street
Type of Work: Construction
RESTRICTION: Lane restrictions for paving and the replacement of inlets, curbs and sidewalks. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
The work is part of the ongoing PA 903 Jim Thorpe Memorial Bridge Project that began in February 2014 and is expected to be complete in July 2017.
The project includes construction of a new 961 foot, four-span continuous steel plate girder bridge structure over the Lehigh River, Lehigh Canal, Reading Blue Mountain Northern Railroad and Norfolk Southern Railroad. The project also includes the construction of three retaining walls, milling and paving of US 209 from approximately the intersection with Liberty Road to approximately 0.2 miles north of Packer Hill Road, the removal of the existing Route 903 Bridge and other miscellaneous construction activities.
START DATE: 06/22/2015 
Est. Completion Date: 08/28/2015
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 5:00 PM