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

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Please note all work depends on weather conditions.

Lackawanna County

The Central Scranton Expressway will be closed to outbound traffic on  Thursday November 2 and  Friday, November 3 from 9 AM to approximately 3 PM for a contractor to paint the beams on the new Harrison Avenue Bridge.  The outbound lanes will be closed for the contractor to paint the concrete stone on the new bridge.  This will be done to help create a historic look to the new Harrison Avenue Bridge.  That closure will also take place between 9 AM and 2 PM.

The bridge is expected to be open to traffic next month, with the old bridge being removed in the spring.

Short Term

SR 307-Winola Rd.-Newton Twp.-Signalized Lane Closure-Culvert Repairs-Monday 10/30/2017-Friday 111/03/2017/2017-7a.m. to 2 p.m.

SR 435-Drinker Turnpike-Covington/Elmhurst Twps.-Single Lane -Crack Sealing-Monday 10/30/2017-Friday 111/03/2017/2017-7a.m. to 2 p.m.

SR 1004-Greenfield Road-Greenfield Twp.-Single-Shoulder Stabilization/Driveway Adjustments-30-Oct-17-3-Nov-17-7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 4007-Craig Road-North Abington Twp.-Single-Pipe Replacement/Inlet Endwalls-30-Oct-17-3-Nov-17-7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SR 3011-Drakes Lane/Keyser Ave-Old Forge -Single-Crack Sealing-Monday, October 30, 2017-Friday, November 03, 2017-7 a. m. to 3 p.m.

SR 3011-Drakes Lane/Keyser Ave-Old Forge -Single-Patching-Monday, October 30, 2017-Friday, November 03, 2017-7 a. m. to 3 p.m.

SR 4011-N. Turnpike Rd-Dalton-Single-Pipe Repair-Monday, October 30, 2017-Friday, November 03, 2017-7 a. m. to 3 p.m.

SR 4024-Winola Rd-Clark Summit-Single-Patching-Monday, October 30, 2017-Friday, November 03, 2017-7 a. m. to 3 p.m.

Long Term

SR 6/11 (Lackawanna Trail)- From Clarks Summit to Clinton, traffic will be down to a single lane in both directions due to construction. Crews should be finished with this work in November 2017. The following spring, crews will begin working near Dalton. When that is complete, final pave will take place at night. Starting May 15, 2018, through the middle of June, 2018, crews will be paving form Clarks Summit to Dalton, then Dalton to Wyoming County.   Starting on Wednesday, July 5 from Sr 632(Dalton) to Overlook Rd all traffic will be on the east bond  lane so work could continue on the west bond lane.  This will be continue till November 1, 2017.

SR 307 Schultsville Rd, Newton, Township there will be a single lane closure with a temporary traffic signal for replacement of a culvert. The project should take three months.

SR 347 (O’Neill Highway/Blakely Street)- Dunmore Signal Project work is progressing as crews continue to pour concrete sidewalks near the Subway entrance. They are also erecting traffic signal foundations at Rite Aid. In roughly three weeks, crews will start work at the Dunmore Corners section. Traffic will be down to one lane in this area. The entire project is scheduled to be completed by November 2017.

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 December 2017.

SR 3013 - Work is taking place on the bridge located in the 800 block of S. Main Street in Taylor over the PA turnpike. Two 11 ft. lanes will remain open during construction. This should be completed by November.

SR 4032 (Shady Lane) in South Abington Twp.- There will be work on a section of state highway from approximately 0.09 miles west of SR 11 to approximately 0.17 miles east of SR 307. This project will replace the existing slab on the bridge under the concrete arch associated with the DL&W Railroad with a new slab. MPT during the construction will be a detour. This project is expected to be completed by November.

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 438 Lackawanna County to your long term construction list. SR 438 is closed over Elm Brook at Hopfer Road for a bridge replacement Project. Road to reopen in November. Detours in place.