Watch for workers during construction season
The state Department of Transportation urges drivers to use caution and obey laws in work zones.
The reminder follows the June 1 death of a Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission worker in a work-zone crash and reports of public vehicles entering work zones or narrowly missing workers.
for Lick Run Road
in Lycoming County
A PennDOT maintenance crew in Lycoming County will begin widening narrow sections of roadway and improving drainage on Route 4006 (Lick Run Road) in Pine Township, beginning Wednesday.
Work will take about two weeks to complete.
The road will be closed between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. each day, barring unforeseen issues, but will be open to emergency vehicles at all times.
A red arrow detour will be in place using Route 184 and Route 287.
Route 6 resurfacing project begins Monday in Tioga County
A resurfacing project along about 1 mile of Route 6 in the Borough of Wellsboro, Tioga County, is scheduled to start Monday.
Work includes milling, base repairs, ADA curb ramps, paving, pavement markings, drainage and other miscellaneous construction.
Contractor Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc. will work from about 0.10 miles southwest of the intersection of Route 4002 (Charleston Street) to about 0.50 miles west of the intersection of Route 3011 (Shumway Hill Road).
Traffic will be restricted to a single lane through the work zone with flaggers and daylight signing controlling traffic flow.
Work under the $788,928 contract is scheduled for completion by mid-September.
Route 147 drainage improvement scheduled
A PennDOT maintenance crew in Northumberland County will close a section of Route 147 in Lower Mahanoy Township to replace a large cross pipe to improve drainage.
The work will be performed between Route 3012 and Township Road 354. The pipe is between the Hut Restaurant and the Dal-Hern Pharmacy.
Weather permitting, Route 147 will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday.
A detour will be in place using Route 3006 (Herndon Bypass Road) and Route 225.
Road work scheduled
Roadwork is scheduled by the state Department of Transportation in the following counties this week:
Patching along Route 44 in Washington Township Monday through Friday.
Shoulder cutting and grading along Route 2061 on Green Valley Road in Penn Township Monday through Friday.
Paving along Route 14 in Lewis Township Monday through Friday.
Bridge replacement along Route 2077 on Beaver Run Road in Franklin Township and along Route 2022 on Pleasant Valley Road in Eldred Township Monday through Friday.
Embankment repair along Route 1003 on Wallis Run Road in Gamble Township Monday through Friday.
Widening along Route 3011 on West Line Road in Piatt Township Monday through Friday.
Mowing along various routes countywide Monday through Friday.
Bridge work along Route 409 in Wyalusing.
Paving along Route 187 in Wysock, Durrell and Asylum townships and along Route 4013 on Berwick Turnpike in Ridgebury Township.
Shoulder backup along Route 706 in Wyalusing borough and township.
Replace cross pipes along Route 4018 on Wolcott Hollow Road in Athens Township.
Patching pipe trenches along Route 4027 on Bucks Creek Road in Ridgebury Township.
Seal coat along Route 1026 on East Street in Pike Township, along Route 467 in Pike, Leraysville and Orwell townships and along Route 1049 on Leraysville Road in Pike and Warren townships.
Shoulder cutting along Route 14 from Troy to the New York Line in South Creek, Columbia and Troy townships.
Driveway adjustments along Route 187 in Asylum Township.
Cleaning ditches along Route 1049 on Leraysville Road in Pike Township and along Route 1051 on Gulf Road in Orwell Township.
Contractor work along Route 14 starting at the Tioga Street intersection to Alba in the Canton Borough.
Roadside mowing along various routes in the Canton area.
Sign installation and repair countywide.
Paving along Route 42 in Davidson Township Monday through Friday.
Replacing pipes along Route 154 in Elkland Township Monday through Friday.
Mowing along routes 154 and 87 in various municipalities Monday through Friday.
Ditching along Route 54 in Delaware Township Monday.
Replace pipe along Route 147 in Jackson Township Monday and along Route 3011 in Upper Mahanoy Tuesday through Friday.
Small pavement markings Route 147 in Point Township Monday through Friday.
Patching along Route 147 in West Chillisquaque Township Tuesday, along Route 180 in Turbot Township Wednesday, along Route 254 on Broadway Road in Milton Township Thursday and Friday and along Route 4026 in Shamokin Township Monday through Friday.
Bridge replacement along Route 2001 on Little Roaring Creek Road in Rush Township Monday through Thursday.
Sign upgrade along Route 4015 in Shamokin Township Monday through Friday.
Paving and assisting paving crew along Route 4026 on Irish Valley Road in Shamokin Monday through Friday.
Mowing along various routes in Ralpho, Rush, Shamokin and Mount Carmel Townships Monday through Friday.
Base repairs along Route 3001 on Lincoln Chapel Road in Hartley Township Monday and along Route 1001 on Spruce Run Road in White Deer Township Monday through Friday.
Bridge work with detour along Route 1001 on Johnson Mill Road in Buffalo Township Monday through Friday.
Bank removal along Route 2003 on New Berlin Mountain Road in Buffalo Township Monday and Tuesday.
Pipe replacement along Route 3020 on Hassenplug Road in Hartley Township Wednesday through Friday.
Sign work and mowing countywide.