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Carbon County: Work Scheduled Next Week on Several State Roads

07/31/2020

County:  Carbon
Municipality:  Franklin & Lower Towamensing Townships
Road name:  Cherry Hill Road
Between:  US 209 and Fireline Road
Type of work:  Drainage
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restrictions for pipe flushing, Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date:  8/6/20
Est completion date:  8/7/20
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
 
 
County:  Carbon
Municipality:  Kidder Township
Road name:  Interstate 80 Ramps
Between:  Exit 277 (PA 940 / PA TPK) and Exit 277 (PA 940 / PA TPK)
Type of work:  Inspection
Work being done by:  PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Bridge inspection crews will be working in the shoulder areas of the I-80 Exit 277 (PA 940 / PA TPK) interchange. Please use caution driving through the area.
Start date:  8/5/20
Est completion date:  8/5/20
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
 
 
County:  Carbon
Municipality:  Penn Forest and Kidder Townships
Road name:  PA 903/Highway to Adventure
Between:  Maury Road and Monroe County line
Type of work:  Drainage
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restrictions for pipe flushing, Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date:  8/3/20
Est completion date:  8/7/20
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
 
 
County:  Carbon
Municipality:  Penn Forest and Kidder Townships
Road name:  PA 903/Highway to Adventure
Between:  Maury Road and Monroe County line
Type of work:  Drainage
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restrictions for ditch cleaning, Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
Start date:  8/3/20
Est completion date:  8/7/20
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes


This work will be done 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: Ronald J. Young, Jr., M.P.A., 610-871-4555, ronyoung@pa.gov; Sean A. Brown, 610-871-4556, sebrown@pa.gov.

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