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Carbon County: Upcoming Road Work

11/24/2021

County:  Carbon
Municipality:  Palmerton Borough
Road name:  PA 248 Ramps at Delaware Avenue
Between:  - and -
Type of work:  Construction
Work being done by:  PennDOT Contractor
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  There will be various ramp restrictions at the PA 248 Ramps in Palmerton Borough for work related to the ongoing PA 248 Resurfacing Project. Restrictions will be during daytime hours. Closures are as follows:

December 7 - PA 248 East to Delaware Avenue
December 8 - PA 248 West to Delaware Avenue
December 9 - PA 248 West to PA 895

 

Detour Information -

Delaware Avenue to PA 248 west. Detour - Take entrance to PA 248 east to PA 145 to  westbound Main Street in Walnutport Borough to PA 873 north to PA 248 west.
Delaware Avenue to PA 248 east. Detour – Take entrance to PA 248 west to Bowmanstown Exit to Bank Street to PA 895 to PA 248 East
Eastbound PA 248 to Delaware Avenue. Detour - Continue to PA 248 east to PA 145 to  westbound Main Street in Walnutport Borough to PA 873 north to PA 248 west to Delaware Avenue exit.
Westbound PA 248 to Delaware Avenue. Detour - Continue west to Bowmanstown Exit to Bank Street to PA 895 to PA 248 East to Palmerton Exit at Delaware Avenue.
PA 248 Westbound to PA 895. Detour -  Club Road, Cherry Hill Road, Fireline Road, White Street, and Bank Street.
Start date:  12/7/21
Est completion date:  12/9/21
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update: 
 
County:  Carbon
Municipality:  East Penn Twp.
Road name:  PA 895 
Between:  PA 248 and Schuylkill County Line
Type of work:  Crack Sealing
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging in both directions. Please use caution when traveling in work zones.
Start date:  11/29/21
Est completion date:  12/3/21
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
Change/Update: 
 
County:  Carbon
Municipality:  Penn Forest Twp
Road name:  Hatchery Road
Between:  PA 903 and Spruce Hollow Road
Type of work:  Pothole Patching
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction in both directions. Please use caution when traveling in work zones.
Start date:  11/29/21
Est completion date:  12/3/21
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
Change/Update: 
 
County:  Carbon
Municipality:  Kidder Twp
Road name:  PA 534
Between:  PA 903 and River Road
Type of work:  Brush Cutting
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging in both directions. Please use caution when traveling in work zones.
Start date:  11/29/21
Est completion date:  12/3/21
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  07:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
Change/Update:

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