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Northumberland Reconstruction Project Update


​Montoursville, PA – Construction continues next week on the Northumberland Reconstruction Project on Routes 147 and 11 (Duke, Front, Water and King Streets) in Northumberland Borough, Northumberland County.

On Monday, August 3 and Tuesday, August 4, final line painting will be completed on the side streets. Work will be completed during daylight hours.

On Monday, August 3 and Tuesday, August 4, from 6:00 PM to 6:00 AM, the contractor will perform concrete repairs on Duke and Water Streets. Thursday, August 6 and Friday, August 7, from 6:00 PM to 6:00 AM, final line painting will be completed on Duke, Water, King and Front Streets.

Additional project cleanup work will continue throughout the week. The contract completion date is August 10, 2020.

Motorists should be alert, slow down, expect delays, and drive with caution through the construction zone.

Work on this project will be in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and state Department of Health guidance as well as a project-specific COVID-19 safety plan, which will include protocols for social distancing, use of face coverings, personal and job-site cleaning protocols, management of entries to the jobsite, and relevant training.

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