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Weekly Roadwork - Northampton County

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WEEK of 05/20/19

 

 

 

PennDOT announced today work is scheduled to begin next week on a project to improve five intersections on Easton Avenue in the City of Bethlehem and Bethlehem Township, Northampton County.

 

Work on this project includes traffic signal upgrades and the installation of American with Disabilities Act compliment curb ramps to the following intersections:

 

  • Easton Avenue at East Boulevard;
  • Easton Avenue at Stefko Boulevard;
  • Easton Avenue at the Giant Shopping Center;
  • Easton Avenue at the Aldi Shopping Center;
  • Easton Avenue at Willow Park Road.

 

The project also includes the addition of a turning lane at the intersection of Willow Park Road and Easton Avenue.

 

Beginning on Monday, May 20, motorists should expect to see weekday lane restrictions between the hours of 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM between Stefko Boulevard and Santee Road. Updates will be provided whenever traffic pattern schedules change.

 

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PennDOT announced today work is scheduled to begin next week on PA 33 in Stockertown Borough, Bushkill, Plainfield, and Palmer townships, Northampton County.

 

The pavement preservation project includes milling, concrete patching, and paving of approximately 4.5 miles of PA 33 between the Main Street and Belfast exits.

 

Starting Monday (May 20), motorists should expect lane restrictions on PA 33 in both north and southbound directions. Northbound PA 33 will be restricted between the hours of 7:00 PM to 2:00 PM and southbound will see restrictions between 10:00 AM and 5:00 AM.

 

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Municipality:  Williams Twp.

Road name:  Interstate 78 West

Between:  Exit 71 (PA 33) and Exit 75 (To PA 611)

Type of work:  Inspection

Restriction:  Westbound lane restriction.

Start date:  6/3/19

Est completion date:  6/3/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

INSPECTION RESCHEDULED FROM 5/13/19 DUE TO RAIN EVENT

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Saucon Twp.

Road name:  Easton Road under Interstate 78

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging for pipe replacement work. There will also be intermittent short-term traffic stoppages. This is weekday work.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/31/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 05:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  City of Bethlehem

Road name:  Shimmersville Road

Between:  PA 412 and Apple Butter Road

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for shoulder work.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 PM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Williams Township

Road name:  Cedarvillle Road

Between:  PA 611 and Morgan Hill Road

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for shoulder work.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Wilson Boro

Road name:  Bushkill Street

Between:  25th Street and Wood Avenue

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for shoulder work.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bethlehem Township

Road name:  Freemansburg Avenue

Between:  Emerick Boulevard and Hope Road

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for shoulder work.

Start date:  5/21/19

Est completion date:  5/21/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bethlehem Township

Road name:  Oakland Road/Church Road/Bethman Road

Between:  Linden Street and William Penn Hwy

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for shoulder work.

Start date:  5/21/19

Est completion date:  5/21/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bethlehem Twp

Road name:  Farmersville Road

Between:  Hecktown Road and Greenpond Road

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction. Shoulder Work

Start date:  5/22/19

Est completion date:  5/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  City of Bethlehem

Road name:  Center Street

Between:  4th Street  and US 22

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction. Shoulder Work

Start date:  5/22/19

Est completion date:  5/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Stefko Blvd

Road name:  Stefko Boulevard

Between:  4th Street  and Market Street

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for Shoulder Work

Start date:  5/22/19

Est completion date:  5/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Hellertown, Lower Saucon, City of Bethlehem

Road name:  Seidersville Road/Hickory Hill Road/ Water Street

Between:  PA 412 and PA 378

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for shoulder work.

Start date:  5/23/19

Est completion date:  5/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Freemansburg Boro

Road name:  Freemansburg Avenue

Between:  Shimmersville Road and Washington Street

Type of work:  Sweeping

Restriction:  No restriction for shoulder work.

Start date:  5/23/19

Est completion date:  5/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Saucon/City of Bethlehem

Road name:  Apple Butter Road

Between:  Shimmersville Road and Ringhoffer Road

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/24/19

Est completion date:  5/24/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Williams Twp

Road name:  Cedarville Road

Between:  PA 611 and Morgan Hill Road

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Williams Twp

Road name:  Tumble Creek Road/Texas Road

Between:  Lower Saucon Road and Morgan Hill Road

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/21/19

Est completion date:  5/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  City of Bethlehem/Lower Saucon/ Williams

Road name:  Apple Butter/Lower Saucon/Island Park Road

Between:  Shimmersville Road and Berger Road

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/23/19

Est completion date:  5/24/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lehigh Twp.

Road name:  PA 145

Between:  Blue Mountain Drive and Birch Drive

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/21/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Nazareth

Road name:  US 22 East

Between:  Schoenersville Road and PA 512

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  Eastbound lane restriction.

Start date:  5/22/19

Est completion date:  5/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Moore Township

Road name:  Grouse Drive

Between:  PA 248 and PA 987

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/23/19

Est completion date:  5/24/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Plainfield Twp

Road name:  Franklin Hill Road

Between:  Uhler Road and Franklin Hill Road

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Roseto Boro

Road name:  Garibaldi Avenue

Between:  West Bangor Road and Fox Gap Avenue

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/23/19

Est completion date:  5/24/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Nazareth/Palmer

Road name:  PA 33 South

Between:  Main Street and PA 248

Type of work:  Highway Beautification

Restriction:  Southbound lane restriction.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/21/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Nazareth/Palmer

Road name:  PA 33 North

Between:  PA 248 and Main Street

Type of work:  Highway Beautification

Restriction:  Northbound lane restriction.

Start date:  5/22/19

Est completion date:  5/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Easton/Forks

Road name:  Bushkill Drive

Between:  13th Street and Bushkill Drive

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/24/19

Est completion date:  5/24/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Tatamy Boro

Road name:  8th Street

Between:  8th Street and Maricka Lane

Type of work:  Crack Sealing

Restriction:  Lane restriction.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Mt Bethel

Road name:  Blackhill Road

Between:  Myers Road and Front Street

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  5/21/19

Est completion date:  5/24/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bath Borough, Lehigh, Moore, and East Allen Townships

Road name:  PA 248

Between:  PA 946 and PA 512

Type of work:  Milling & Paving

Restriction:  Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work areas. Work includes road base repairs, milling and paving,  repairs to bridge decks, ADA curb ramps, guiderail upgrades and pavement markings.

Start date:  5/17/19

Est completion date:  9/30/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  City of Easton

Road name:  US 22 East and West

Between:  25th Street and 4th Street

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  Lane restrictions for work on the 13t Street Bridge over US 22. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  City of Easton

Road name:  US 22 East and West

Between:  25th Street and 4th Street

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  Lane restrictions for work on the 13th Street Bridge over US 22. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  5/28/19

Est completion date:  5/31/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Saucon Township

Road name:  Easton Road

Between:  Ringhoffer Road and Country Side Lane

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Lane restrictions and short-term traffic stoppages for drainage pipe work. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone. 

Start date:  5/20/19

Est completion date:  5/23/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Saucon Township

Road name:  Easton Road

Between:  Ringhoffer Road and Country Side Lane

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Lane restrictions and short-term traffic stoppages for drainage pipe work. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone. 

Start date:  5/28/19

Est completion date:  5/31/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Nazareth Township

Road name:  PA 248 (Easton-Nazareth Highway)

Between:  Hollo Road and Jandy Boulevard

Type of work:  Paving

Restriction:  Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  5/13/19

Est completion date:  5/24/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 04:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes 

 

 

Municipality:  Allen Township

Road name:  Weaversville Road

Between:  Atlas Road and PA 329

Type of work:  Construction

Restriction:  Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  4/10/19

Est completion date:  5/31/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  Palmer Township

Road name:  Northwood Avenue

Between:  Van Buren Road  and Bridlepath Road

Type of work:  Utility Work

Restriction:  Road will be closed and detoured for utility work being performed by a contractor for Eastern Suburban Water Authority. Detour will utilize Tatamy Road, Corriere Road, and Van Buren Road.

Start date:  4/15/19

Est completion date:  6/21/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 09:00 AM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  Various

Road name:  PA 33

Between:  Interstate 78 and PA 512

Type of work:  Guide Rail Repair

Restriction:  Shoulder restrictions for the installation of cable median guide rail..There will be intermittent lane restriction, between the hours of 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM,. Please use caution.

Start date:  4/23/19

Est completion date:  6/28/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  06:30 AM To 06:30 PM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  Pen Argyl/Wind Gap

Road name:  PA 512

Between:  Pine Street and Sand Pit Road

Type of work:  Crack Sealing

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.

Start date:  3/18/19

Est completion date:  8/22/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

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