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Guide Rail Repairs Tomorrow on NB I-83 Near Harrisburg


Harrisburg, PA – Motorists in Dauphin County are advised a contractor will perform guide rail repairs tomorrow, Wednesday, February 17, on northbound Interstate 83 in Lower Paxton Township near the City of Harrisburg.

The right lane of northbound I-83 will be closed from approximately 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM between Derry Street (Exit 47) and Union Deposit Road (Exit 48) for this work. The center and left lanes will remain open, as will the ramp to Union Deposit Road.

Motorists should be alert and drive with caution through the work zone.

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