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​ Alternating Lane Restrictions on Interstate 81 Southbound in Lackawanna County Beginning Thursday, April 21st

Dunmore, PA – There will be alternating lane restrictions on Interstate 81 southbound from Exit 194 (Clarks Summit) and Exit 188 (Dunmore/Throop) beginning Thursday, April 21 through Monday April 25, 2022 in order to perform crack sealing, pavement patching, litter pick up and concrete bridge repairs. Work will take place between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM daily.

Motorists can check conditions on major roadway miles by visiting 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 accessible on the 511PA website.

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