PennDOT has provided updates on road work and construction projects taking place throughout the region this week:
Lycoming County update
A High-Tension Cable Barrier Project continues this week in Lycoming County. The high-tension cable barrier system will be installed on Interstate 180 between the Route 87 overpass in Fairfield Township and the Lycoming / Northumberland County line.
On Monday, August 9, through Friday, August 13, the contractor, Penn Line Service, Inc., will continue installing the new high-tension cable barrier system in the median between the Route 405 interchange in Muncy Creek Township and the Route 87 overpass in Fairfield Township. Work will be performed from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Motorists can expect the left (passing) lane to be closed where work is being performed. No work will be performed during the weekend.
Work on this project is expected to be completed in November 2021.
Route 220 Safety Improvement Project
The safety improvement project on Route 220 northbound and southbound will continue construction activities this week in Woodward and Piatt Townships, Lycoming County.
The single lane restriction near the former Woodward Township Elementary School has been lifted.
The following traffic patterns will continue.
- Harvest Moon crossover is open.
- Grandview crossover is open.
- Northway Road crossover is closed.
- Browns Road crossover is closed.
The following roads will remain closed for construction activities.
- Eastern exit at the Sheetz gas station in Linden. Motorists will need to use South Pine Run Road to enter Route 220 northbound.
- Front Street in Linden (local traffic