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.  Follow/like PennDOT on Twitter at 511PANortheast and Facebook at Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).

Please note all work depends on weather conditions.

As the new school year gets underway, motorists need to be vigilant to avoid potentially tragic crashes and strong penalties as school buses return to the roads and transport children.

Lackawanna County

Short Term

SR 3001-Newton Ransom BLVD-Ransom-single lane-Emergency  Shoulder repairs due to flooding-Monday, September 10, 2018-Friday, September 14, 2018-7 AM to 3 PM

SR 3006-Milwaukee Rd-Newton-Road closed-Emergency Road and Shoulder repairs due to flooding-Monday, September 10, 2018-Friday, September 14, 2018-7 AM to 3 PM

SR 3013-Oak St -Old Forge-single lane-Manual Patching-Monday, September 10, 2018-Friday, September 14, 2018-7 AM to 3 PM

SR 3019-Edella Road-South Abington Twp.-Signalized Lane Closure-Stone Arch Culvert repairs and deposition removal-Monday 09/10/2018-Friday 09/15/2018-7 AM to 2 PM

SR 4002-Farnham Rd. -Benton Twp. -Road Closure w/Detour-Stone Arch Culvert repairs-Monday 09/10/2018-Friday 09/15/2018-7 AM to 2 PM

SR 4024-Winola Rd-Clark Summit-single lane-Head wall replacement-Monday, September 10, 2018-Friday, September 14, 2018-7 AM to 3 PM

Long Term

SR 1012, Archbald Borough- At the intersection of Kennedy Drive and County Road, work is taking place to form a four-way intersection with the opposite Borough street. A new traffic signal will be installed at this intersection as well, and 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 on to Kennedy Drive. The project should be completed by the summer of 2018.

SR 307 Bridge over 81 (Moosic St, Scranton) June 28 thru August 10 – Northbound side will be closed and traffic will be down to one lane each way on the southbound side as per the traffic control plans. This is for the rehabilitation activities of SR307 and abutments. These dates are all tentative and can be changed due to submittal approvals and/or unforeseen issues at the project site. The River Street on ramp to I-81 N tentatively schedule  to be shut down on August 15, 2018.   The ramp will be closed for 61 days (October 14th).  There will be a detour in place for the duration in which traffic will be directed south to Montage Mt Road Exit on 81, spin around back onto 81 North.
 
Bridge Now Open to traffic . 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.  The project completion is 2018.