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Weekly Roadwork - Lehigh County

Published On: Aug 10 2011 10:17:32 PM EDT
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WEEK of 7/25/16


Municipality: Lynn Township
ROAD NAME: PA 143
BETWEEN: PA 309 AND Berks County Line
Type of Work: Other
RESTRICTION: Lane Restriction westbound for milling and filling. Please watch for stopped traffic and use caution when traveling through the work area.
START DATE: 07/25/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 9:00 AM To 2:00 PM
Will Rain Cause Delays? YES


Municipality: Whitheall & Hanover townships
ROAD NAME: US 22 East
BETWEEN: PA 987/Airport Road AND PA 145/Macarthur Road/Seventh Street
Type of Work: Brush Cutting
RESTRICTION: Overnight traffic restriction. US 22 east will be lane restricted in the project location. Also the US 22 east exit ramp to Fullerton Avenue will be closed and detoured. Detour will utilize PA 145/MacArthur Road Exit, Fairmont Avenue, Fullerton Avenue, and Grape Street. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
START DATE: 07/27/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 10:00PM To 5:00 Am
Will Rain Cause Delays? YES

 
Municipality: Upper Macungie Township
ROAD NAME: Schantz Road
BETWEEN: US 222/Kutztown Road AND Haas Hill Road
Type of Work: Other
RESTRICTION: Shoulder restrictions for surveying work. Be alert for vehicles entering or exiting the road.
START DATE: 07/18/2016 
Est. Completion Date: 07/29/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 5:00 PM
Will Rain Cause Delays? YES


Municipality: South Whitehall Twp.
ROAD NAME: Mauch Chunk Road
BETWEEN: Girard Avenue AND Presidential Drive
Type of Work: Bridge Repair
RESTRICTION: Lane restriction for bridge work on the Mauch Chunk Bridge over Jordan Creek. This work is part of the ongoing Lehigh Valley Bridge Maintenance Contract.
START DATE: 07/11/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 08/01/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 9:00 AM To 3:00 PM


Municipality: Upper Saucon Twp.
ROAD NAME: PA 145
BETWEEN: Vera Cruz Road AND PA 309
Type of Work: Bridge Repair
RESTRICTION: Short term lane and shoulder restriction for bridge maintenance work.
START DATE: 07/11/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 08/01/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 4:00 PM


Municipality: City of Allentown
ROAD NAME: Lehigh Street
BETWEEN: 31st Street AND Interstate 78
Type of Work: Utility Work
RESTRICTION: Lane restriction in the southbound direction for water line replacement work. Work will occur weeknights only (Monday-Thursday). Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.
START DATE: 07/25/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 09/23/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 6:00 PM To 6:00 AM
Will Rain Cause Delays? YES


Municipality: North Whitehall, Heidelberg, and Lynn twps.
ROAD NAME: PA 309
BETWEEN: PA 873 AND Schuylkill County Line
Type of Work: Milling & Paving
RESTRICTION:  Work will occur mostly on weekday between the hours of 8:00 pm and 6:00 AM. Please use caution when traveling through work zone.
START DATE: 07/05/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 10/14/2016
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 8:00 PM To 6:00 AM


City of Allentown
ROAD NAME: Tilghman Street
BETWEEN: Front Street AND Union Boulevard
Type of Work: Milling & Paving
RESTRICTION: Expect weekday lane restrictions for milling, paving, curb ramp and sidewalk restoration work. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone. Motorists may wish to use American Parkway as an alternate route.
START DATE: 04/28/2016  
Est. Completion Date: 10/27/2017
Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 9:00 PM
Will Rain Cause Delays? YES
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Work has begun to improve the intersection of PA 145/MacArthur Road and PA 329/Main Street in Whitehall Township, Lehigh County.
Motorists should expect sporadic lane restrictions on PA 145 and PA 329 from 9 a.m.to 3 p.m., and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., and are encouraged to check 511PA before their trip for information on lane restrictions. There will be no restrictions during major holiday weekends, Egypt Community Day (June 4) or the Cement Belt Fair (last week of June).
Motorists are advised to expect delays and use caution driving through the area. Work on the project is expected to be complete in December.