A $1,181,503 resurfacing project along 3.8 miles of Route 87 in Sullivan County is set to start this week.
The project includes placing rocks for slope protection, pavement base drain, bridge-deck waterproofing, roadway base repairs, resurfacing with new blacktop and guiderail upgrades.
The work along Route 87 extends from just south of Pantherlick Road in Colley Township to the Sullivan and Wyoming county line.
Traffic will be maintained by daylight flagging operations.
All work is scheduled for completion by mid-July.
New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co. Inc. is the prime contractor.
I-180 work-zone impacts announced
Weather permitting; the contractor working on Interstate 180 in Northumberland and Lycoming counties will implement the first phase of long-term, temporary traffic patterns from Monday through Saturday.
Eastbound traffice will get a long-term, temporary lane restriction using channelizing devices and concrete barriers.
The work-zone speed limit will be reduced to 55 mph for long-term traffic control.
Westbound traffice still will be restricted to one lane (using cones) during daylight hours only.
The contractor will finish construction of the crossovers and temporary ramps, and will continue building temporary pull-offs.
A subcontractor will place barriers and paint lines in the eastbound lanes of I-180. Motorists are urged to pay attention to the changing traffic patterns.
State police will be on-site to assist with traffic control during the placement of barrier, and drivers should be aware of construction equipment and delivery trucks within the work zone.
Meanwhile, a subcontractor will continue repairs to the substructure of the bridge carrying the interstate over Hughes Road and Route 54. Another subcontractor will continue installing electric poles for service and temporary lighting.
The work zone extends from just east of Exit 5 (Turbotville) to just west of Exit 10 (Muncy/Main Street).
Road work scheduled
Roadwork is scheduled by the state Department of Transportation in the following counties this week:
Patching along Route 405 in Hughesville Borough, along Route 4001 on Little Pine Creek Road and along Route 3010 on Emerys Church Road in Woodward Township Monday and Tuesday, along Route 14 in Lewis Township Monday through Wednesday, along Route 864 in Wolf Township Wednesday through Friday, along Route 2056 on Shiffler Avenue in Loyalsock Township Thursday and along Route 2062 on Basin Street in Williamsport Friday.
Inlet grate repair along Route 405 on West Water Street in Muncy Borough Monday and Tuesday and along Route 87 in Upper Fairfield Township Wednesday.
Guiderail repair along Route 15 in Old Lycoming Township Monday and Tuesday and along Rouet 220 in Woodward and Piatt townships Wednesday and Thursday.
Base repair along Route 118 in Franklin Township Monday through Friday.
Shoulder cutting and grading along Route 44 in Watson and Cummings townships Monday through Friday.
Bridge replacement along Route 2007 on Beaver Run Road in Franklin Township Monday through Friday.
Paving, Route 14, Union Township Monday through Friday.
Ditch cleaning on Route 249 in Deerfield and Brookfield Township and Route 4002 in Charleston Township, Monday through Friday; Route 414 in Liberty Township on Thursday and Friday; and Route 2017, Ogdensburg Road, in Hamilton Township Tuesday and Wednesday.
Crack sealing on Route 1026 in Lawrence and Jackson townships Monday through Friday.
Dirt road grading on Route 2008, Mae Case Road, Union Township, Monday and Tuesday; Route 2012, West Union Street, Union Township, on Wednesday; Route 2019, Shanty Hollow Road, Union Township, Thursday and Friday.
Guiderail installation on Route 2016, Arnot Road, Charleston Township, Monday through Friday.
Pipe replacement, Route 2022 in Sullivan Township Monday through Friday; and Route 2029 in Sullivan Township Monday through Wednesday.
Bridge replacement on Route 2023 in?Bloss Township, Monday through Friday.
Bridge repair along Route 1053 on Sugar Cabin Road.
Replacing pipes and ditching along Route 4016 on Austinville Road.
Patching pavement along State Route 3036 on Beaverdale Road and along various routes countywide.
Bridge cleaning along various routes countywide.
Cleaning ditches along Route 4013, Berwick Turnpike.
Shoulder cutting along Route 1002 on Underhill Road, along Route 1022 on Ghent Hill Road and along Route 367.
Base repairs along Route 409 and along Route 706.
Crack sealing along Route 467.
Sign installation and repair in various locations countywide.
Patching pipe trenches along Route 2001 on Beaver Lake Road in Davidson Township Monday through Thursday and along Route 3007 on Allegany Avenue in Eagles Mere Borough Wednesday through Friday.
Bridge flushing at various locations Monday through Friday.
Shoulder repair along Route 4010 on Hoppestown Road in Hillsgrove Township Monday through Friday.
Crack sealing along Route 11 in Point Township and along Route 61 in Coal Township Monday through Friday.
Flushing bridges along various routes Mt. Carmel, Rush, Ralpho and Coal townships Monday through Friday.
Sign upgrade along Route 3004 in West Cameron Township Monday through Friday.
Patching along Route 3007 in Washington Township and alsong Route 4004 on Snydertown Road in Upper Augusta Township Monday through Friday.
Shoulder cutting along Route 4012 in Upper Augusta Township Monday through Friday.
Shoulder stabilization along Route 4013 in Rockefeller Township Monday through Friday.
Base repairs along Route 44 in Gregg Township Monday through Friday.
Installation of inlet boxes along Route 2004 on Furnace Road in Buffalo Township Tuesday.
Pipe installation along Route 3016 on Ridge Road in Limestone Township Monday through Friday.
Sign work at various locations countywide Monday through Friday.