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6/18/2024
There will be lane restrictions on Interstate 81 northbound and southbound between Exits 155 (Dorrance) and 168 (Highland Park Boulevard, Wilkes–Barre) to perform pothole patching and shoulder cutting. Work will take place on Thursday, June 20, Monday, June 24, and Tuesday, June 25, 2024, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Motorists are encouraged to take an alternate route to avoid traffic delays. Work is weather-dependent.
 
6/18/2024
Route 1012 (Chase Road) in Jackson Township, Luzerne County is closed through the first week of July 2024 for a culvert replacement project. The detour is as follows: Route 29 to US 11 and then Mountain Road to Chase Road.
 
6/18/2024
There is a lane restriction on Interstate 81 northbound at mile marker 190 in Dickson City, Lackawanna County for clean-up work due to an accident earlier this morning. The estimated time of reopening is 12:00 PM. Motorists are advised to take an alternate route and expect traffic delays.
 
6/17/2024
The Interstate 81 northbound rest area in Fleetville, Lackawanna County will be closed for ramp and curb modifications. Work will take place Tuesday, June 18, 2024, through Wednesday, June 19, 2024, from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
 
6/17/2024
There will be lane restrictions on Interstate 84 eastbound and westbound in Lackawanna County to set beams for the new Route 435 bridge. This work is scheduled to occur from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM on Tuesday night, June 18, 2024, and Thursday night, June 20, 2024. Traffic delays are anticipated during these periods. Drivers should consider taking an alternate route if possible. Work is weather dependent.
 
6/14/2024
The PennDOT Engineering District 4 Traffic Bulletin advertises current and upcoming travel restrictions scheduled on state-owned highways in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming counties. The Traffic Bulletin is updated in real-time during normal business hours. Please note: The schedule is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.
 
6/13/2024
There will be lane restrictions on Interstate 81 northbound and southbound as follows:
 
6/7/2024
The PennDOT Engineering District 4 Traffic Bulletin advertises current and upcoming travel restrictions scheduled on state-owned highways in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming counties. The Traffic Bulletin is updated in real-time during normal business hours. Please note: The schedule is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.
 
6/6/2024
Route 632 (Carbondale Road) in Waverly Township, Lackawanna County will be closed beginning Friday, June 7, 2024 through August 2024 for a box culvert replacement project. The detour can be found below.
 
5/31/2024
There will be lane restrictions on Interstate 81 northbound and southbound beginning Monday, June 3, 2024, as follows:
 
5/31/2024
The PennDOT Engineering District 4 Traffic Bulletin advertises current and upcoming travel restrictions scheduled on state-owned highways in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming counties. The Traffic Bulletin is updated in real-time during normal business hours. Please note: The schedule is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.
 
5/31/2024
Motorists are advised that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Bridging Pennsylvania Developers I (BPD-I) will continue pre-construction activities for the I-80 Nescopeck Creek Bridges Project in preparation of complete reconstruction of the two bridges carrying I-80 eastbound (EB) and westbound (WB) over Nescopeck Creek in Black Creek Township, Luzerne County.
 
5/17/2024
The PennDOT Engineering District 4 Traffic Bulletin advertises current and upcoming travel restrictions scheduled on state-owned highways in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming counties. The Traffic Bulletin is updated in real-time during normal business hours. Please note: The schedule is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.
 
5/16/2024
There will be lane restrictions on Interstate 81 southbound from Exit 180 (Moosic) to Exit 165 (Mountain Top/Wilkes-Barre) in Luzerne County for shoulder cutting and pothole patching. Work will take place Monday, May 20, 2024, through Thursday, May 23, 2024, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Motorists should expect delays and are advised to take alternate routes when possible.
 
5/16/2024
PennDOT will be performing milling and paving work on Route 1017 (Delaware Drive) between Mill Rift Road and Avenue C beginning Monday, May 20, 2024, through the second week of June 2024. Delaware Drive will be closed between 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Emergency personnel and school buses will be granted access while work is being done. Motorists are encouraged to take an alternate route to avoid major delays in the Mill Rift Area.
 
5/16/2024
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to a public meeting and online plans display for the Route 1018 (Old Route 11) over Norfolk Southern Railroad Project in New Milford Township, Susquehanna County. The in-person public meeting will be held at the First United Methodist Church at 69 Pratt Street, New Milford, PA 18834 on May 22, 2024, at 6:30 p.m.
 
5/15/2024
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to the Jackson Township Supervisors Meeting where plans will be presented regarding the Route 492, Section D50, Culvert Replacement Project in Jackson Township, Susquehanna County. The plans will remain on display for public viewing at the Jackson Township Building.
 
5/14/2024
PennDOT has closed Route 3001 over Carter Creek in Auburn Township, Susquehanna County for a culvert replacement project. Work is estimated to be completed in the fall of 2024. The detour route is as follows:
 
5/10/2024
There will be lane restrictions on Interstate 81 northbound from Exit 165 (Mountain Top/Wilkes-Barre) to Exit 180 (Moosic) in Luzerne County for shoulder cutting and patching. Work will take place Monday, May 13, 2024, through May 16, 2024, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
 
5/10/2024
The PennDOT Engineering District 4 Traffic Bulletin advertises current and upcoming travel restrictions scheduled on state-owned highways in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming counties. The Traffic Bulletin is updated in real-time during normal business hours. Please note: The schedule is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.