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Pot Hole Patching Next Week on I-83 in the City of Harrisburg


Harrisburg, PA – Weather permitting, a PennDOT maintenance crew in Dauphin County will perform pot hole patching Tuesday, May 5, on Interstate 83 in the City of Harrisburg, Dauphin County.

This work will be performed from 9 AM to 2 PM between 13th Street and the John Harris Bridge (South Bridge) spanning the Susquehanna River. This mobile operation will require lane restrictions in both directions on the interstate.

Motorists should watch for changing traffic patterns and be alert for PennDOT workers and vehicles in the roadway.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Dave Thompson, 717-418-5018

Source: PennDOT Engineering District 8