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.

Lackawanna County

There will be traffic issues in downtown Scranton starting Thursday, August 30 through Monday, Sept 3 for the annual LaFesta Italiana.  There will also be traffic issues on Tuesday, September 4 for cleanup from weekend LaFesta.

Short Term

SR 307-Scranton/Pocono Hwy.-Roaring Brook Twp.-Lane Closure w/escort vehicle-Chip Seal Surface Treatment-Tuesday 08/28/2018-Wednesday 08/29/2018-7 AM -2 PM

SR 435--Elmhurst twp.-Lane Closure-Bridge deck Joint Repairs-Monday 08/27/2018-Monday 08/27/2018-7 AM -2 PM

SR 435-Drinker Pike-Covington Twp.-Lane Closure w/escort vehicle-Chip Seal Surface Treatment-Monday 08/27/2018-Monday 08/27/2018-7 AM -2 Pm

SR 435-Drinker Pike-Covington Twp.-Lane Closure w/escort vehicle-Chip Seal Surface Treatment-Thursday 08/30/2018-Friday 08/31/2018-7 AM -2 PM

SR 3001-Newton Ransom BLVD-Ransom-single lane-Emergency  Shoulder repairs due to flooding-Monday, August 27, 2018-Friday, August 31, 2018-7 AM to 3 PM

SR 3006-Milwaukee Rd-Newton-Road closed-Emergency Road and Shoulder repairs due to flooding-Monday, August 27, 2018-Friday, August 31, 2018-7 AM to 3 PM

SR 4002-Farnham Rd. -Benton Twp. -Road Closure w/Detour-Stone Arch Culvert repairs-Monday 08/27/2018-Friday 08/31/2018-7 AM -2 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.