Sunday, October 1, 2023

Upcoming Road Work Scheduled in Schuylkill County

Motorists in Schuylkill County should expect some temporary road restrictions and lane closures as inspection and maintenance work is set to begin in the coming weeks. The scheduled road work will be carried out by PennDOT.

Route 209 Bridge Inspection Work in Pottsville

Starting on September 29, 2023, PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces will begin inspection work on Route 209 between Route 61 and Route 901 in the City of Pottsville. This inspection is expected to last for the day, with work being conducted between 09:00 AM and 03:00 PM. Motorists should be prepared for a southbound lane restriction in this area during the specified hours.

Interstate 81 Lane Restriction in Delano Township

Moving on to Delano Township, road users traveling on Interstate 81 between Exit 134 (Delano) and Exit 138 (PA 309) will encounter a southbound lane restriction starting from October 30, 2023. The restriction will also be in effect from 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM, and PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces will be conducting inspection work.

Tumbling Run Road Maintenance in North Manheim and Blythe Townships

From October 2, 2023, through October 6, 2023, PennDOT Maintenance Forces will undertake maintenance work on Tumbling Run Road, stretching between Route 61 and New Philadelphia Road in North Manheim and Blythe Townships. This work will include a lane restriction with flagging during daylight hours, specifically from 06:00 AM to 03:00 PM.