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Lane Closures Continue Next Week on Interstate 80 EB/WB in Union County

07/31/2020

​Montoursville, PA – Motorists who travel Interstate 80 eastbound and westbound are advised of short-term alternating single lane closures will continue next week in White Deer Townships, Union County.

On Tuesday, August 4, the contractor, HRI, Incorporated, will begin work on the bridge over White Deer Creek in White Deer Township. Work will include cleaning the deck and placement of an epoxy overlay. On Wednesday, August 5, the contractor will begin removing pain lines in the eastbound lanes beginning at the Mile Run exit (Exit 199). Work will be performed between 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
 
Motorists should expect alternating short-term single lane closures while work is being performed.

Work is expected to be completed by Friday, August 7, weather permitting.

Motorists should be alert, expect delays in travel, changing traffic patterns, and drive with caution through the work 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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MEDIA CONTACT: Maggie Baker, 570-368-4202, or at magbaker@pa.gov.

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