image PennDOT fixing pot holes on Interstate 81

repairing-potholes-penndot-interstate-81-1-26-2017-17Pictured are photos and video of PennDOT crews fixing pot holes on Interstate 81 Wednesday (during snow) and Thursday between Frackville and Mahanoy City exits. Work is continuing due to recent freeze and thaws.

Below is a list of upcoming PennDOT road work in Schuylkill County:


County: Schuylkill Municipality: Frailey /Foster Twp.

ROAD NAME: Interstate 81

BETWEEN: Exit 119 (Highridge Park Road) AND Exit 107 (US 209) Type of Work: Crack Sealing Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restriction in both directions.

START DATE: 01/30/2017 Est. Completion Date: 02/02/2017 Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM Will Rain Cause Delays? NO


County: Schuylkill Municipality: Frailey/Foster Twp.

ROAD NAME: Interstate 81

BETWEEN: Exit 119 (Highridge Park Road) AND Exit 107 (US 209) Type of Work: Other Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restriction in both directions for patching work.

START DATE: 01/30/2017 Est. Completion Date: 02/02/2017 Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM Will Rain Cause Delays? NO


County: Schuylkill Municipality: Rush Twp.

ROAD NAME: Interstate 81

BETWEEN: Exit 124 (PA 61) AND Exit 131 (Mahanoy City) Type of Work: Other Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restriction both directions for patching work.

START DATE: 01/30/2017 Est. Completion Date: 02/02/2017 Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM Will Rain Cause Delays? NO


County: Schuylkill Municipality: Rush Twp.

ROAD NAME: Interstate 81

BETWEEN: Exit 124 (PA 61) AND Exit 134 (Delano) Type of Work: Pothole Patching Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restriction in both directions.

START DATE: 01/30/2017 Est. Completion Date: 02/02/2017 Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM Will Rain Cause Delays? NO


County: Schuylkill Municipality: South Manheim

ROAD NAME: Landingville Road

BETWEEN: Landingville AND Berne Drive

Type of Work: Pothole Patching

Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restriction with flagging.

START DATE: 01/30/2017 Est. Completion Date: 02/02/2017 Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM Will Rain Cause Delays? NO


County: Schuylkill Municipality: Rush Twp.

ROAD NAME: PA 309

BETWEEN: Hometown AND McAdoo

Type of Work: Pothole Patching

Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restriction with flagging.

START DATE: 01/30/2017 Est. Completion Date: 02/02/2017 Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM Will Rain Cause Delays? YES


County: Schuylkill Municipality: E. Brunswick ROAD NAME: PA 895

BETWEEN: PA 61 AND New Ringold

Type of Work: Crack Sealing

Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces Type of Restriction: Daytime

RESTRICTION: Lane restriction with flagging.

START DATE: 01/30/2017 Est. Completion Date: 02/02/2017 Restrictions in Effect (time of day): 7:00 AM To 3:00 PM Will Rain Cause Delays? NO


Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 770 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 accessible on the 511PA website.


Submitted Video:

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s