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Lehigh County: Upcoming Road Work

09/15/2022

County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Various
Road name:  Interstate 78
Between:  Exit 49 (PA 100) and Exit 54 (US 222)
Type of work:  Construction
Work being done by:  PennDOT Contractor
Type of restriction:  Nighttime
Restriction:  Lane restrictions in both directions for construction work that includes replacing median barrier, existing drainage maintenance, accelerated concrete roadway patch work, paving, guide rail upgrades, signage and pavement markings. Expect delays and please use caution when traveling in work zones. 
Start date:  9/18/22
Est completion date:  9/24/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 PM To 06:00 AM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Upper Saucon Twp.
Road name:  Vera Cruz Road
Between:  Lanark Road and Oakhurst Drive
Type of work:  Inspection
Work being done by:  PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane and shoulder restriction. 
Start date:  9/26/22
Est completion date:  9/26/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  City of Bethlehem
Road name:  PA 378
Between:  3rd Street and 8th Avenue
Type of work:  Inspection
Work being done by:  PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction both directions. 

Start date:  9/27/22
Est completion date:  9/27/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Upper Macungie Twp.
Road name:  Butz Road
Between:  US 222 and Brookdale Road
Type of work:  Bridge Repair
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging. 
Start date:  9/19/22
Est completion date:  9/23/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Weisenberg Twp
Road name:  Schochary Road
Between:  Berks County Line and PA 143
Type of work:  Other
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging. 
Start date:  9/19/22
Est completion date:  9/23/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Upper Macungie Twp.
Road name:  US 222
Between:  Grim Road and PA 100
Type of work:  Other
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction. 
Start date:  9/19/22
Est completion date:  9/23/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Various
Road name:  Interstate 78
Between:  Exit 49 (PA 100) and Northampton County Line
Type of work:  Highway Beautification
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Shoulder restriction. 
Start date:  9/19/22
Est completion date:  9/23/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  

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