Tioga County bridge work to start this week
BLOSSBURG - Work is set to begin on two bridges along Route 15 in Tioga County on Tuesday.
The bridges, which carry Route 15 over Johnson Creek near Blossburg and Mill Creek in Tioga Township, will have concrete bridge deck repairs, epoxy-based deck treatment and parapet repairs performed on them.
Traffic will be restricted to one lane through work zones. Work is expected to be completed by mid-August.
project starts soon
LAPORTE - A microsurfacing project along sections of four state highways in Sullivan County is scheduled to start this week.
Work will take place along sections of Route 42, Route 220, Route 3013 and Route 4018.
The limits of work are as follows: Route 42 extends from West Street to Route 220 in Laporte Borough; Route 220 from 0.2 miles south of Main Street in Laporte Borough to 0.65 south of Mead Road in Laporte Township; Muncy Street from Cherry Street to Main Street in Laporte Borough; and Overton Road from Churchill Street to Route 220 in Dushore Borough.
Traffic will be maintained by daylight flagging operations.
Work is weather-permitting.
Bridge built in 1938 slated for replacement
LAPORTE - A project to replace a bridge along Route 3009 in Sullivan County will begin Monday.
The current bridge in Shrewsbury Township carries Worlds End Road over Rock Run and was built in 1938.
This project includes replacing the old bridge with a new precast reinforced concrete box culvert on the existing alignment, new roadway approaches, new guiderail and drainage improvements.
Traffic will be detoured along Routes 42, 220 and 154. The detour will be in effect until Aug. 3. A temporary pedestrian bridge will be provided while the detour is in effect.
All work is expected to be completed by Aug. 23.
Work scheduled on Montoursville bridge
The state Department of Transportation will begin work on a bridge preservation project on Interstate 180 in Montoursville July 15.
The work will involve concrete bridge deck repairs and placing an epoxy deck overlay on both the eastbound and westbound bridges over Loyalsock Creek. Roadway work also will be done on the approaches at both bridges.
Traffic will be restricted to single lane in both directions during work.
The westbound on-ramp from Broad Street in Montoursville will be closed while I-180 is restricted to single-lane conditions. The eastbound on-ramp from East Third Street in Loyalsock Township also will be closed during work. Signed detours will be in place for both ramps.
Detours will be in effect until the week of the Little League World Series.
Work is expected to be completed by late October.
Part of Route 15
to be resurfaced
MILTON - A resurfacing project along a section of Route 15 in Union County is set to begin this week.
Work will take place just north of the New Columbia Interchange to the interchange with Interstate 80 in White Deer Township.
Work includes roadway base repairs, milling and resurfacing the existing roadway, loop traffic sensors, guiderail upgrades and right-of-way fence.
The contractor will implement short-term lane closures, which will cause traffic delay.
Work is scheduled to be done by Aug. 9.
Resurfacing project nears start in Ulster
ULSTER - A section of Route 4014 in Smithfield and Ulster townships is schedule for reconstruction and resurfacing starting this week.
The project begins just east of the intersection with Sunnyside Road to the intersection with Route 220.
2 Lycoming County roads to be upgraded
Two sections of state roads in Lycoming County will be upgraded starting this week.
The work will be done by Inflection Energy, which has excess maintenance agreements with the state Department of Transportation. The company is responsible for repairing any excess roadway damage as a result of its trucking operations.
A section of Route 2030 in Upper Fairfield Township will be upgraded from Tallman Hollow Road to Mountain Road. A section of Route 2041 in Upper Fairfield Township also will be upgraded from Route 87 to Back Street/Reeder Road.
All traffic access will be maintained, however slight delays are possible.
Work is expected to be completed by Aug. 15.
Roadwork is scheduled by the state Department of Transportation in the following counties this week:
Patching along Route 14 in Lewis Township Thursday and Friday, along Route 287 in Cummings and Cogan House townships Monday through Friday, along Route 2027 on Poco Farm Road in Loyalsock Township Monday through Wednesay and along Route 2030 on Back Street in Upper Fairfield Township Wednesday through Friday.
Ditch cleaning along Route 87 in Upper Fairfield Township Monday through Thursday.
Lighting along Route 180 in Muncy Creek Township Monday through Thursday.
Containment wall along Route 414 in McHenry Township Monday through Friday.
U-drain along Route 864 on Mill Creek Township Wednesday and Thursday.
Shoulder cutting along Route 973 in Anthony and Lycoming townships Monday through Friday.
Clogged inlets along Route 1001 on Slacks Run Road in Cascade Township Monday and Tuesday.
Paving along Route 1005 on Proctor Road in Plunketts Creek Township Monday through Friday.
Shoulders along Route 2022 on Pleasant Valley Road in Eldred Township Wednesday through Friday.
Bridge replacement along Route 3026 on Beauty's Run Road in Loyalsock Township Monday through Wednesday.
Manual patching along Route 14 in Union Township Monday and along Route 2018 on Cherry Flats Road in Charleston Township Monday through Friday
Ditch cleaning along Route 287 in Lawrence Township Monday and Tuesday, and along Route 1024 on Mitchell Creek Road in Tioga Township Friday
Mowing along Route 1001 on Lambs Creek Road in Richmond Township Monday, along Route 1002 on Newtown Hill Road in Richmond Township Tuesday, along Route 1003 on Pickle Hill Road in Richmond Township Wednesday, along Route 1004 in Mill Creek Road in Tioga Township Thursday and along Route 1005 on Pumpkin Hill Road in Rutland and Jackson townships Friday
Bridge replacement along Route 3007 in Delmar Township Monday through Friday
Shoulder cutting along Route 3009 in Duncan Township Wednesday through Friday and along Route 4037 in Charleston and Middlebury townships Monday and Tuesday
Patching pipe trench along Route 4009 on Austinburg Road in Brookfield Township Monday through Friday
Base repairs along Route 4022 on Bliss Road in Lawrence Township Monday through Friday
Bridge repair along Route 187 and Route 1017 on Herrickville Road
Mill bridge deck along Route 467
Base repair along Route 1059
Pave bridge approaches along Route 187
Patch pipe trenches along Route 4034 on Mud Creek Road
Ditch cleaning along various routes in Milan
Piping along Route 4015 on Pisgah Road
Patch pipe trenches along Route 4015 on Pisgah Road
Seal coat along Route 4021 on Chapel Road; Route 4008 on Porter Road; Route 4007 on Mac Road; and Route 4002 on Shotgun Hollow Road
Shoulder cutting along Route 2007 on Wilmont Road and Route 2011 on Shafers Notch Road
Drainage improvements along Route 2010 on Wyalusing New Albany Road
Pipe replacement along Route 4002 on Shotgun Hollow Road and Route 2027 in Towanda
Road reconstruction along Route 220 in Monroe
Pipe flushing along Route 154 in Laporte Township Monday through Friday
Belt loading along Route 2002 on Nordmont Road in Davidson Township Monday through Friday
Bridge deck replacement along Route 2003 on Elk Lick Road in Laporte Township Monday through Friday
Bridge replacement along Route 3009 on Worlds End Road in Shrewbury and Forks townships Monday through Friday
Patching along Route 147 in Jackson Township and along Route 4024 in Shamokin Township Monday through Wednesday and Friday
Mowing along Route 147 in Lower Augusta Township Monday through Wednesday and Friday
Base repairs along Route 225 in Lower Mahanoy Township Monday, along Route 3006 in Jackson Township Tuesday, along Route 3008 in Jackson and Washington townships Wednesday, along Route 2044 on Upper Road in Zerbe and West Cameron townships Thursday and along Route 4020 on Hallowing Run Road in Lower Augusta and Rockefeller townships Friday
Installing u-drain along Route 2002 on Boyd Station Road in Rush Township Monday through Friday
Installing guiderail along Route 2009 on Turkey Hill Road in Ralpho Township Monday through Friday
Sign upgrade along Route 2034 in Mount Carmel Township Monday through Wednesday and Friday
Box culvert install along Route 3019 on Park Road in Jordan Township Monday through Friday
Bridge work along Route 235 in Hartley Township Monday through Friday
Paving along Route 1005 on Hospital Drive in Kelly Township Thursday and Friday
Patching along Route 3003 on Grand Valley Road in Lewis and West Buffalo townships Monday through Friday
Pipe replacement along Route 3012 on Wildwood Road in Limestone Township Monday through Friday.