Information provided by PennDOT


WEEK of 7/25/16


PennDOT reminds race fans traveling to Pocono Raceway and others traveling to the Pocono Mountain region this weekend that single lane conditions exist on I-81 northbound and southbound in Schuylkill County between the Lebanon County line and Exit 104 (PA 125).

Traffic volumes are expected to be larger than usual this weekend and significant delays are expected on I-81 in Schuylkill County.

Motorists traveling north to the Pocono Mountain region from I-81 may wish to travel on I-78 east to the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-476) north as an alternate route. Motorists traveling south from the Pocono Mountain region may wish to travel on the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-476) south to I-78 west as an alternate route.

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Municipality: Butler Twp.
ROAD NAME: Interstate 81
BETWEEN: Exit 124 (PA 61) AND Exit 119 (Highridge Park Road)
Type of Work: Other
RESTRICTION: Lane restriction in both directions.
START DATE: 07/25/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM
Will Rain Cause Delays? YES


Municipality: Mahanoy Township
ROAD NAME: PA 54
BETWEEN: Main Street AND PA 339
Type of Work: Inspection
RESTRICTION: Eastbound lane restriction.
Flaggers will be required.
START DATE: 07/29/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 9:00 AM To 3:00 PM
Will Rain Cause Delays? YES


Municipality: Blythe & N. Manheim Twps.
ROAD NAME: Tumbling Run Road
BETWEEN: SR 61 Pottsville AND Tumbling Run
Type of Work: Pothole Patching
RESTRICTION: Lane restrictions with flagging.
START DATE: 07/18/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM


Municipality: South Manheim Twp
ROAD NAME: Adamsdale Road
BETWEEN: Schuykill Haven AND Orwigsburg
Type of Work: Pothole Patching
RESTRICTION: Lane restrictions with flagging.
START DATE: 07/18/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM


Municipality: Reilly Twp.
ROAD NAME: Forest Lane
BETWEEN: Branchdale AND Forestville
Type of Work: Pothole Patching
RESTRICTION: Lane restrictions with flagging.
START DATE: 07/18/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM


Municipality: Hegins Twp
ROAD NAME: PA 25/Main Street
BETWEEN: Newton AND Valley View
Type of Work: Pothole Patching
RESTRICTION: Lane restrictions with flagging.
START DATE: 07/18/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM
 

Municipality: Pine Grove and Tremont Townships
ROAD NAME: Interstate 81
BETWEEN: Exit 100 (Pine Grove) AND Exit 104 (Ravine)
Type of Work: Construction
RESTRICTION: Interstate 81 will be reduced to single lane conditions with traffic in both directions being shifted to the northbound side for construction work related to the ongoing Interstate 81 Reconstruction Project.
START DATE: 05/18/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 12/01/2016
Type of Restriction: 24hours