Dunmore – The following work is scheduled for this week throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Anyone wishing to sign up for PennDOT Travel Advisories can do so by emailing James May at jamay@pa.gov.

Lackawanna County:

Traffic Issues:

SR 438 Lackawanna County, Scott Twp.  will be closed from June 8 to Nov 2017 for bridge replacement  over Elm Brooke Creek. The road will be closed from I-81 towards SR 247.  A detour will be in place. The bridge on SR 1017 (College Ave) Factoryville

There will road closing on SR 107 (College Ave) Factoryville starting Monday, June 19 to August 9, 2017 for the replacement of a bridge next to the elementary school.  A detour will be in place.

Short Term Projects:

SR 6-Median-Lackawanna-Exit 4- Exit 7-Mowing-6/19/2017-6/23/2017-7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 590--Madison/Jefferson Twps.-Single lane -Crack Sealing-Thursday 06/22/2017-Friday 06/23/2017-7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SR 1002-Ridge Road-Greenfield Twp.-Single-Shoulder Back-up-19-Jun-17-23-Jun-17-7 a.m.to 3 p.m.

SR 1004-Greenfield Road-Carbondale/Scott Twp.-Single-Shoulder Back-up-19-Jun-17-23-Jun-17-7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 2003-Cortez Rd.-Jefferson Twp.-Single lane -Crack Sealing-Monday 06/19/2017-Wednesday 06/21/2017-7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SR 3020-Linden St.-City of Scranton-Single lane out bound-Bridge Deck and Joint Repairs-Monday 06/19/2017-Friday 06/23/2017-7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SR 4006-Towpath-Lackawaxen Twp.-Single-RAP/Paving-6/19/2017-6/23/2017-7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Long Term Projects:

SR 6/11(Lackawanna Trail) – Clarks Summit to Clinton – Single Lane in both directions, traffic will travel on the southbound side while crews reconstruct the northbound lanes. Estimated Completion – November 2017. On Tuesday, November 15 traffic will be switched to normal traffic patterns – two lanes eastbound and two lanes westbound.  It’ll remain this way until the spring.  Some work in the median near Factoryville will take place as long as the weather allows.  In the spring, crews will be working near Dalton, westbound, and all traffic will be single lane in the eastbound lanes, single lane.  After that is done, final pave will take place at night.  Starting May 15 through the middle of June from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. crews will begin paving from Clarks Summit to Dalton and Dalton to the Wyoming County Line.

Work will begin the week of January 16 on the bridge located in the 800 block of S. Main St, Taylor over PA turnpike.  Two 11 ft. lanes on both direction will be open during construction.  Bridge work should be completed by November 2017.

SR 6011(Harrison Avenue), Scranton - As part of the ongoing project to replace the Harrison Avenue Bridge, the Central Scranton Expressway is a single lane pattern in each direction. This project is expected to be completed in 2018.

SR 1012, Intersection of Kennedy Drive and County Road; Archbald Borough; Intersection improvements Project

The project will consist of the realignment of Kennedy Drive at Main Street to form a four-way intersection with the opposite Borough street. A new traffic signal will be installed at this intersection. Also, Kennedy Drive will be widened to accommodate a center turn lane from Main Street to Monica Drive. An additional left turn lane may be added on Main for left turns onto Kennedy Drive. Other work included with the project are drainage improvements, utility relocation for the signal, and driveway access control through the installation of concrete curbing.  The project completion date is Dec 2017.

Construction work on the Edella Road bridge over I-81 in South Abington Township crews will form center pier stem. Over the weekend, drive production pile; form abutment 2 leveling pads. There are no nighttime detours or lane-shifts that will impact traffic on I-81 until mid-June.

During the nighttime closure of I-81 southbound, all motorists will be detoured on I-81 at exit 197 to SR 632 (Commerce Drive),  SR 347 (Justus Blvd.) to Business Route 6 (Scranton Carbondale Highway) and will re-enter I-81 South at exit 191.   During the nighttime closure of I-81 northbound, motor vehicles will detour I-81, with traffic detoured at exit 194 to Route 11/ Business Route 6 (Northern Blvd.), SR 407 (S. Abington Road), to SR 632 (Carbondale Road) and will re-enter I-81 North at exit 197.  During this nighttime closure, trucks will detour I-81 north, but instead of using SR 632, trucks will continue north on SR 407 to SR 438 (Wellsville Road) and will re-enter I-81 at exit 201.

SR 4032 for the rehabilitation and improvement of a certain section of STATE HIGHWAY in LACKAWANNA COUNTY, SOUTH ABINGTON TOWNSHIP, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, STATE ROUTE 4032, SECTION 250. The project being situated as follows: From a point approximately 493 linear feet (0.09 miles) WEST of SR 0011 at Segment 0070 Offset 2911 (Station 177+15) to a point approximately 897 linear feet (0.17 miles) WEST of SR 0011 at Segment 0070 Offset 2507 (Station 173+11), along SR 4032.This project will replace the existing slab on the bridge under the concrete arch associated with the DL&W Railroad with a new slab. This project is located on SR 4032 Shady Lane Road in South Abington Township over Summit Lake Creek under the railroad arch.