|Alternating traffic pattern will be in place for work on Peru Mi
Work to Preserve Four Bridges in Juniata County Continues
Alternating traffic pattern will be in place for work on Peru Mills Bridge
Juniata County â€“ Work to preserve four bridges in Juniata County is
with an update noted below. When rehabilitation work is complete, area
will enjoy safer travel on bridges that will remain in service for many
The bridges are located in Lack and Tuscarora townships and overall work
includes painting, structural repairs, concrete repairs, guiderail repairs
installation, and deck repairs.
Next week, repair activity will move to a bridge in the village of Peru
on Route 35. Starting Wednesday, Sept. 4, crews will be milling the bridge
and applying a base pavement for traffic. On Thursday, crews will begin
barriers, removing the left curb and repairing the deck.
There will be a ten-foot lane restriction with the work area controlled by
self-regulating stop sign. As deck repairs are done on the traffic side of
barrier, flaggers will be in the roadway to control traffic. PennDOT
this repair work to last through mid-October.
Other bridges in this contract include two on Route 75 about a half-mile
east of East Waterford, and one on Route 850, spanning Tuscarora Creek just
north of Honey Grove.
||9-3-2013 @ 13:32:10
|Coburn Bridge Replacement will detour traffic in Centre Co.
||Work to replace a bridge near Coburn on Penn Street/Coburn Road is underway with an official detour in place. The 14-mile detour will use Woodward Cave Road and Route 45. The bridge spans Elk Creek between the villages of Coburn and Millheim in Penn Township. Work is expected to last through early December.
||6-6-2013 @ 12:00:06
|Delays possible around Whitehall Rd. project in State College
||PennDOT's work to improve safety and ease traffic congestion on Whitehall Road/University Drive in State College is continuing. The three-mile project stretches from Route 26 to Atherton Street. Activity for the week of August 5 includes: Excavation and grading of the center turn lane near College Avenue and Waupelani Drive. Installation of pipe and inlets at the College Avenue intersection. Traffic signal work at the College Avenue, Research Drive, Blue Course Drive and Waupelani Drive intersections. Drivers need to be alert for construction vehicles entering and exiting construction areas. Motorists should be aware that traffic may be controlled by flaggers at various locations through the project area between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
||8-1-2013 @ 10:59:59
|Detour will route traffic around Musser Run Bridge work
||PennDOT will replace the Musser Run Bridge located on Ferguson Valley Road in Oliver Township. The 23-foot bridge spans Musser Run about 3 miles east of McVeytown. PennDOT's official detour will be in effect with drivers using Ferguson Valley Road, Jacks Mountain Rd, US 22, and T-328 to get around the closure. Work is scheduled to last until Sept. 11 and is weather and schedule dependent.
||8-6-2013 @ 10:43:19
|Penns Creek Bridge Work on Penns Creek Rd. in Centre Co.
||Work to replace a bridge on Penns Creek Rd. with a detour in effect. The detour uses Beaver Dam Road. The bridge spans Penns Creek about 3 miles southwest of Coburn. Work is expected to last through late November.
||8-1-2013 @ 10:56:24
|Traffic detoured around US 22/322 Ramp from N I-81 near Hsbg.
||A signed detour route has been established for the ramp from northbound Interstate 81 to westbound US 22/322 in the I-81 Exit 67 just north of Harrisburg directing motorists north on I-81 to Exit 72B (Mountain Road) in Lower Paxton Township, north on Mountain Road for a short distance, and then south on I-81 back to the Exit 67 interchange and the off-ramp to westbound US 22/322. Shielding to protect motorists has been installed underneath the ramp so that debris cannot fall on the interstate roadway below. Replacing the deck may take three months to complete. Replacement of the superstructure could take about 6 months. PennDOT will make an announcement when a determination has been made whether the deck replacement is sufficient or that the superstructure replacement is necessary.
||6-6-2013 @ 11:59:20