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WEEK of 08/19/19

 

 

Municipality:  Palmer and Williams Townships

Road name:  Island Park Road / 25th Street

Between:  Freemansburg Avenue and Tumble Creek Road

Type of work:  Inspection

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

District Bridge Crane Crew will provide the Safety Setup

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 04:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bethlehem Township

Road name:  US 22 East

Between:  PA 191 (Nazareth Pike )  and PA 512 ( Bath Pike )

Type of work:  Inspection

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

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/21/19

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 

Between:  4th Street and 25th Street

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  Lane restrictions east and west for roadwork and structure repairs. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/24/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bath Borough and Moore Township

Road name:  PA 987

Between:  PA 329 and PA 946

Type of work:  Paving

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

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/20/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Allen and Lehigh Townships

Road name:  Kreidersville Road/Walnut Drive

Between:  Cedar Drive and Spring Hill Road

Type of work:  Paving

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

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Saucon Township

Road name:  Flint Hill Road

Between:  PA 412 and Bucks County Line

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

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

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/19/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  City of Easton and West Easton Borough

Road name:  Lehigh Drive/Glendon Hill Road

Between:  Washington Street and 5th Street

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

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

Start date:  8/20/19

Est completion date:  8/20/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  City of Easton and Williams Township

Road name:  PA 611/South Delaware Drive

Between:  3rd Street and Bucks County Line

Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening

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

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lehigh Township

Road name:  PA 145

Between:  Lehigh Drive and Blue Mountain Drive

Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening

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

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/20/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bethlehem Township

Road name:  US 22 East

Between:  PA 191 and PA 512

Type of work:  Inspection

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

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/21/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bushkill Township

Road name:  Cherry Hill Road

Between:  Bushkill Center Road and Nazareth Drive

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

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

Start date:  8/22/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Forks Township

Road name:  Richmond Road

Between:  Knox Avenue and Frost Hollow Road

Type of work:  Drainage

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

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Mt. Bethel Township

Road name:  Uhler Road

Between:  PA 611 and Lower Mud Run Road

Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening

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

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Mt. Bethel Township

Road name:  Uhler Road

Between:  Richmond Road and PA 611

Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening

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

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/23/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes 

 

 

Municipality:  Palmer / Williams Township

Road name:  Island Park Road / 25th Street

Between:  Freemansburg Avenue and Tumble Creek Road

Type of work:  Inspection

Restriction:  Lane restrictions. Expect delays and please use caution in work zone.

District Bridge Crane Crew will provide the Safety Setup

Start date:  8/19/19

Est completion date:  8/20/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 04:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Bethlehem Township

Road name:  US 22 (Lehigh Valley Thruway) East

Between:  PA 191 (Nazareth Pike) and PA 512 (Bath Pike)

Type of work:  Inspection

Restriction:  Right lane restricted. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date:  8/21/19

Est completion date:  8/21/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

  

Municipality:  Lower Saucon Twp.

Road name:  Black River Road

Between:  PA 378 and Bingen Road

Type of work:  Paving

Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging for paving work. Please use caution when traveling through work zone.

Start date:  8/5/19

Est completion date:  9/24/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  No 

 

 

Municipality:  City of Easton

Road name:  Interstate 78

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

Type of work:  Surveying

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

Start date:  7/23/19

Est completion date:  9/15/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  City of Bethlehem

Road name:  Center Street

Between:  Pine Top Trail  and US 22

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  There will be a 24-hour lane restriction in both directions for bridge maintenance work. Please use caution when traveling through workzone.

Start date:  7/15/19

Est completion date:  9/18/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  12:00 AM To 12:00 AM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  Williams Twp

Road name:  SR 2016 Cedarville Road

Between:  RT 611 and Morgan Hill Road

Type of work:  Pothole Patching

Restriction:  Flagging E/W

Start date:  9/10/19

Est completion date:  9/10/19

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

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

 

Municipality:  Lower Saucon Twp.

Road name:  Easton Road under Interstate 78

Between:  Ringhoffer Road and County Side Lane

Type of work:  Drainage

Restriction:  Easton Road will be closed and detoured for piper replacement work. Detour will utilize Cherry Lane, PA 412, Shimersville Road, Applebutter Road, and Lower Saucon Road. Please use caution.

Start date:  7/8/19

Est completion date:  9/2/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  12:00 AM To 12:00 AM

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

 

 

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 West Ramp at 13th Street Exit

Between:  - and -

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  Traffic wishing to access Wood Avenue eastbound from the US 22 West exit ramp at 13th Street Interchange will be detoured. Detour will utilize Wood Avenue West to Northampton Street to 13th Street to Wood Avenue. This work is related to the ongoing US 22/13th Street/Wood Avenue Project.

Start date:  6/22/19

Est completion date:  10/1/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  12:00 AM To 12:00 AM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  City of Bethlehem

Road name:  Center Street

Between:  Pine Top Trail  and US 22

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  There will be a 24-hour lane restriction in both directions for bridge maintenance work. Please use caution when traveling through workzone.

Start date:  6/24/19

Est completion date:  11/1/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  12:00 AM To 12:00 AM

Will rain cause delays?  No

 

 

Municipality:  Plainfield Township and Stockertown Borough

Road name:  PA 191 (Industrial Boulevard)

Between:  Hercules Drive and PA 33

Type of work:  Bridge Repair

Restriction:  Reduced to a single lane Northbound. Expect delays and use caution while driving

Start date:  6/10/19

Est completion date:  11/15/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  12:00 AM To 12:00 AM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

 

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Beginning Tuesday, May 28, PA 248 will be closed and detoured in Moore Township while crews begin replacing the bridge over a tributary to Hokendauqua Creek. Passenger vehicle traffic will be detoured on Kreidersville Road, PA 329/Nor-Bath Boulevard, and Seemsville Road. Truck traffic will be detoured on Route 946/Mountainview Drive and Route 987/Monocacy Drive/Chestnut Street. 

 

In mid-June crews will begin replacing the PA 248 Bridge over Hokendauqua Creek, with traffic utilizing the same detours as for the bridge over a tributary to Hokendauqua Creek.

 

Both bridges in Moore Township are anticipated to be complete by the end of 2019.

 

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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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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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The Water Street Bridge over Saucon Creek in Hellertown Borough, Lower Saucon Township, and the City of Bethlehem in Northampton County will close Monday, July 29 to be replaced. The Bridge is located between Creek Road and Front Street.

 

During construction Water Street will remain closed to all traffic. The posted passenger vehicle detour utilizes PA 412, West Walnut Street, Skibo Road, Meadows Road and Friedensville Road. The posted truck detour utilizes PA 412, PA 378, and Seidersville/Hickory Hill/Friedensville Road, Motorists are urged to use caution driving through the area.  (October 2019)

 

 

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