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Weekend Repairs Planned on the NB I-81 (George N. Wade) Bridge in Dauphin County


Lane restrictions will be in place during work hours

Harrisburg, PA – Motorists in Dauphin County are advised deck repairs are planned for this weekend on the northbound Interstate 81 (George N. Wade) Bridge spanning the Susquehanna River in Dauphin County.

Weather permitting, these repairs will be performed from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Saturday, September 24, and from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM Sunday, September 25.  

A lane restriction will be in place during work hours.

Travelers are reminded to be alert for these operations, to obey work zone signs, and to use caution when driving through work zones for their safety, as well as for the safety of the road crews. 

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting 511PA. 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.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Dave Thompson, District 8 Press Officer, 717-418-5018