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District 8 News

8/10/2020
PennDOT) today announced that its contractor has postponed a traffic shift on an Interstate 83 improvement project at Exit 4 in southern York County.
 
8/7/2020
PennDOT announced today that starting Thursday, August 13, weather permitting, its contractor will close the bridge that carries Route 616 over a tributary to the South Branch of Codorus Creek just west of Seven Valleys Borough in North Codorus Township, York County, and begin demolition work in preparation to remove the existing slab structure and replace it with a precast concrete box culvert. This
 
8/7/2020
Motorists in York County are advised work is planned again this weekend at the intersection of Mount Rose Avenue (Route 124) and Haines Road (Route 2005) near the City of York in Springettsbury Township, York County. The contractor will perform a full reconstruction of Eastbound Mount Rose Avenue and the tie-in to Southbound Haines Road at the intersection.
 
8/6/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a bridge on Oxford Road (Route 1015) in Oxford Township, Adams County, is scheduled to be closed Wednesday, August 12, for maintenance work. The bridge spans the South Branch of Conewago Creek about midway between Route 394 (Hunterstown Hampton Road) and Route 30 (Lincoln Way). The closure is expected to last until mid-October
 
8/3/2020
PennDOT Engineering District 8 is reminding motorists in south-central Pennsylvania that heavy rain forecast for tomorrow could impact travel on roadways in the region.
 
7/31/2020
Motorists in Perry County are advised Route 4006 (Sugar Run Road) in Tuscarora Township is now open to traffic. The road was closed in early May between Route 17 (Racoon Valley Road) and Route 4007 (Creek Road) due to a collapsed pipe and section of roadway.
 
7/31/2020
Motorists in York County are advised work is planned this weekend at the intersection of Mount Rose Avenue (Route 124) and Haines Road (Route 2005) near the City of York in Springettsbury Township, York County. The contractor will reconstruct Mount Rose Avenue and a section of Haines Road at the intersection.
 
7/31/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that its contractor will continue to demolish the old bridge that carried Route 722 (State Road) over Route 283 at the Landisville Exit in East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County.
 
7/30/2020
A PennDOT maintenance crew in Dauphin County is scheduled to begin the second phase of a two-phase pipe replacement project on Hillsdale Road (Route 2001) between Foxianna Road and Sawmill Road in Londonderry Township.
 
7/29/2020
Motorists in Dauphin County are advised there will be lane restrictions and rolling stops in Interstate 83 in the area of Union Deposit Road tonight and tomorrow night so a PennDOT contractor can set and remove sign structures over the interstate.
 
7/28/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that its contractor is tentatively scheduled to set beams this week on the Route 124 (Mount Rose Avenue) Bridge over Interstate 83 Northbound and Southbound.
 
7/28/2020
The ramp from the Pennsylvania Turnpike to eastbound Route 283 in Lower Swatara Township, Dauphin County, is scheduled to be closed this Wednesday night. A contractor plans to pave the ramp as part of the Route 283 reconstruction project.
 
7/23/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a contractor will begin a pavement preservation project next week on a 3.8-mile section of Route 15 in Carroll Township near Dillsburg in York County.
 
7/23/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a contractor will begin guide rail upgrades next week on the Interstate 283 on- and off-ramps in Dauphin County.
 
7/22/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that nighttime lane restrictions in place Monday and Tuesday nights will remain in effect through the rest of the week on Route 283 at the Landisville Exit in East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County. A contractor is demolishing the old bridge that carried Route 722, State Road, over the highway at the interchange.
 
7/17/2020
Weather permitting, a contractor will close ramps the nights of Sunday, July 19, and Monday, July 20, for paving operations as part of the Route 283 reconstruction project in Lower Swatara Township, Dauphin County.
 
7/17/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a roundabout project is set to begin next week at the intersection of Route 34 (Spring Road), Route 850 (Valley Road) and Pisgah St. Road in the Village of Shermans Dale in Carrol Township, Perry County.
 
7/17/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that lane restrictions will be in effect next week on Route 283 at the Landisville Exit in East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County. A contractor will begin demolishing the old bridge that carried Route 722, State Road, over the highway at the interchange. Traffic was shifted to the new structures and roadway last week.
 
7/16/2020
Motorists in York County are advised a weekend closure is planned for Haines Road on the north side of the intersection with Mount Rose Avenue (Route 124) near the City of York in Spring Garden Township, York County.
 
7/8/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that starting at 6 PM on Friday, July 10, its contractor will implement a weekend detour to repair and resurface the bridge that carries Cool Creek Road over Kreutz Creek in Hellam Township, York County.