Remediate rock along US 209/Mauch Chunk Street in Mahoning Township, Carbon County.
Workers will remove fallen rock from the roadside, scale back and remove additional rock from the mountain, install mesh netting to help prevent future rocks from falling, mill and pave US 209 north in the work area, and perform minor roadway drainage improvements.
Over the past several years multiple large rocks slid off the side of Flagstaff Mountain (“Mansion House Hill”) alongside US 209, resulting in the need for this remediation work.
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