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ADVISORY – CARBON – APRIL 11 – PennDOT to Highlight National Work Zone Safety Awareness Week Locally

04/09/2018

​On Wednesday, PennDOT District 5 will hold a media event to urge motorists to drive safely in work zones. The event will be in an active work zone on PA 248 between US 209 and PA 895 in Weissport, Parryville, and Bowmanstown boroughs and Franklin and Lower Towamensing townships, Carbon County. The event marks the upcoming National Work Zone Awareness Week and will feature local PennDOT maintenance workers.


WHAT: PennDOT will hold a news conference at an active work zone for National Work Zone Awareness week. Employees will be available for comment following the event.  
WHEN: April 11, 2018; 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
WHERE: PA 248 between US 209 and PA 895 in Weissport, Parryville, and Bowmanstown boroughs and Franklin and Lower Towamensing townships, Carbon County.
Attendees and media are reminded to proceed with caution as the event will be held in an active work zone.

MEDIA CONTACT: Sean A. Brown, 610-871-4556, sebrown@pa.gov.
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