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Lehigh County: Upcoming Road Work

09/29/2022

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:  10/2/22
Est completion date:  10/8/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 PM To 06:00 AM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  City of Allentown
Road name:  8th Street Bridge
Between:  Hamilton Street and Lehigh Street
Type of work:  Inspection
Work being done by:  PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction both directions. 
Start date:  10/11/22
Est completion date:  10/14/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 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:  10/3/22
Est completion date:  10/7/22
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 Exit 60 (PA 309)
Type of work:  Drainage
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  No restriction. 
Start date:  10/3/22
Est completion date:  10/7/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Heidelberg Twp.
Road name:  Mill Creek Road
Between:  PA 309 and Game Preserve Road
Type of work:  Shoulder Work/Widening
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging.
Start date:  10/3/22
Est completion date:  10/7/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  City of Bethlehem
Road name:  PA 378
Between:  Main Street and US 22
Type of work:  Crack Sealing
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction. 
Start date:  10/3/22
Est completion date:  10/7/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  
 
County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  North Whitehall Twp.
Road name:  Game Preserve Road
Between:  Kernsville Road and PA 309
Type of work:  Drainage
Work being done by:  PennDOT Maintenance Forces
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restriction with flagging. 
Start date:  10/3/22
Est completion date:  10/7/22
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  No
Change/Update:  

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