The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) updated drivers today on the progress of its ongoing paving project in Centre and Clinton counties. All work is extremely weather and schedule dependent. Traffic control will feature roadway flaggers enforcing an alternating traffic pattern.
Drivers can expect the following in Clinton County—the week of September 26:
On Route 150 (Church Street) from Monument to the Constitution bridge, guiderail has been removed. Gabion basket construction is scheduled to take place, followed by paving, shoulder back-up, and guide rail replacement.
Other roads seeing work this year in Clinton County include:
Route 120 (Renovo Road) from Sugar Run Road (Route 2022) to Fairview Street (Route 1024)
Route 1024 (Fairview Street) from Bellefonte Avenue to Water Street (Route 120)
Route 1002 (Island Route Road) from Clarks Barn Road to Island Road
Route 664 (Coudersport Pike) from Track Road to Roundhouse Road
Route 2012 (Paul Mack Boulevard) at Brown Street and Logan Avenue intersections
Drivers can expect the following in Centre County through October 7:
Route 144 (Snow Shoe Mountain Road) from Gum Stump Road to Trestle Road, with guide rail removed, crews will work to complete gabion basket construction. Paving, shoulder back-up, and guide rail installation will follow.
Other roads seeing work this year in Centre County are:
Route 26 (College Avenue) signal upgrades at Pike Street and Houserville Road
Route 150 (Benner Pike) signal upgrades at Rolling Ridge Drive and Eagle Point
Route 3001 (Fisherman's Paradise Road)
Route 3004 (Paradise Road) from Route 150 to Fisherman's Paradise Road
Route 3014 (South Atherton) near Branch Road
Route 3020 (Whitehall Road) at the intersections Allen Street and Atherton Street (Route 3014).
This work is part of a $6.9 million project to improve more than 24 miles of roadway in Centre and Clinton counties. PennDOT will issue updates as work progress requires.
Overall work will include milling, placement of binder and wearing courses, final paving, joint repairs, pipe lining and replacement, guide rail updates, signal upgrades, ADA ramp replacement, pavement markings, and miscellaneous construction.
Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc. of State College, PA, is the contractor on this project. PennDOT expects completion to occur in mid-November.
Motorists are encouraged to "Know Before They Go" by checking conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras.
511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.
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MEDIA CONTACT: Marla Fannin 814-765-0423 Timothy Nebgen 814-765-0598
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