Railroad crossing work in Northumberland County begins Monday
Motorists in Northumberland County are advised that the Shamokin Valley Railroad plans to replace the crossing on Route 2007 (Short Road) in the village of Deibler in Shamokin Township. The work is expected to begin on Monday, June 23.
The railroad’s contractor, Finkbeiner & Associates, will remove the existing rail seal and asphalt at-grade crossing and replace it with a new concrete surface.
A detour, using Route 4012 (Olive Road) and Route 2010 (Shamrock Road), will be in place during the project, which is expected to be completed by Thursday.
Road work scheduled
Roadwork is scheduled by the state Department of Transportation in the following counties this week:
Shoulder cutting along routes 239, 42 and 118 in Jordan Township Monday through Friday.
Patching along routes 118 and 42 in Franklin Township and along Route 3010 on Emerys Church Road in Woodward Township Monday through Friday.
Paving along Route 14 in Lewis Township Monday through Friday.
Pipe replacement along Route 3010 on Emerys Church Road in Woodward Township Thursday and Friday.
Shoulder work along Route 3013 in Woodward Township Monday through Friday and along Route 4001 on Little Pine Creek Road in Cummings Township Thursday and Friday.
Shoulder backup along Route 287 in Pine Township Monday.
U-drain along Route 44 in Nippenose Township Monday through Friday.
Bridge replacement along Route 2077 on Beaver Run Road in Franklin Township and along Route 2022 on Warrensville Road in Eldred Township Monday through Friday.
Guide rail repair and mowing along various routes countywide Monday through Friday.
Bridge work along Route 1053 on Sugar Cabin Road and along Route 409.
Paving along Route 706 from Wyalusing to Merryall.
Crack sealing along Route 6 and along various routes in the Canton area.
Drainage work along Route 3008 on Southside Road.
Cleaning ditches along Route 220, along Route 1054 on Orange Hill Road and along Route 1053 on Sugar Cabin Road.
Belt loading along Route 4014 on Springfield Road and along Route 187 from Wysox to Durrell.
Mowing along various routes in the Troy area.
Sign installation and repair countywide.
Grading along Route 2008 on Christian Camp Road in Laporte Township Tuesday through Friday.
Base repairs along Route 87 in Colley Township on Monday.
Pipe replacement along Route 42 in Davidson Township Monday through Friday.
Bridge replacement along Route 154 in Elkland Township Monday through Friday.
Seal coating along various routes countywide.
Crack sealing along Route 11 in Point Township Wednesday through Friday and along Route 61 in Mount Carmel and Coal townships Monday, Thursday and Friday.
Install inlet and U-drain along Route 54 in Riverside Borough on Tuesday.
Patching along routes 80 and 147 in Turbot Township Monday and Tuesday and along Route 4004 in Upper Augusta Township Monday through Friday.
Small pavement markings along Route 147 in Point Township Monday through Friday.
Bridge replacement along Route 2001 on Little Roaring Creek in Rush Township Monday through Friday.
Paving along Route 2013 in Shamokin Township Monday through Friday.
Replace pipe along Route 3017 in Lower Mahanoy Township Monday through Friday.
Sign upgrade along Route 4015 in Shamokin Township Monday through Friday.
Bank stabilization along Route 4026 on Irish Valley Road in Shamokin Township on Wednesday.