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Friday, October 18, 2019

Road work next week on various state roads

Friday, August 30, 2019 by The Press in Local News

PennDOT has announced work will be done on the following roads:

South Whitehall Township

Route 309 at Pa. Turnpike Northeast Extension Overpass between Snowdrift Road and Blue Barn Road for bridge repair

Type of restriction: 24 Hours

Route 309 will be closed and detoured for the Pa. Turnpike Commission’s replacement of their bridge over Route 309.

Route 309 will be closed and detoured from 7 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Monday. The posted detour will use Route 22, Route 100, and Eoute 309.

Information about the bridge project can be found at paturnpike.com/abc.

Start date: 9/6/19

Estimated completion date: 9/9/19

Restrictions in effect 7 p.m.-6 a.m.

South Whitehall

Route 309 South between: Route 22 and I-78 for bridge Repair

Lane restrictions. Expect significant delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date: 9/4/19

Estimated completion date: 9/5/19

Restrictions in effect 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Heidelberg Township

Mill Creek Road between Game Preserve Road and Route 309

Lane restrictions. Expect delays and use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date: 9/3/19

Est completion date: 9/3/19

Restrictions in effect (time of day): 07:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Heidelberg Township

Route 309 between Route 873 and Mountain Road for crack sealing

Lane restrictions. Expect delays and use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date: 9/4/19

Est completion date: 9/6/19

Restrictions in effect 9 a.m.-2p.m.

Interstate 78

Between: Exit 40 (Route 737) and Exit 49 (Route 100)

Type of work: Litter Removal

Be alert for slow moving vehicles on shoulders of I-78 east or west. Watch for stopped traffic and use caution when traveling in the work area.

Start date: 9/3/19

Estimated completion date: 9/5/19

Restrictions in effect 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Heidelberg and

Upper Macungie

Route 100 between Route 309 and Tilghman Street for crack sealing

Lane restrictions. Expect delays and use caution driving through the work zone.

Start date: 9/3/19

Estimated completion date: 9/6/19

Restrictions in effect 7 a.m.-3 p.m.