Traffic Alert: PennDOT reports Route 119 surface improvement project in progress
PUNXSUTAWNEY — PennDOT has announced that the road carrying Route 119 in Punxsutawney Borough is in the process of being improved.
One-lane alternating nighttime flagging restrictions are now be in place on Route 119, between the intersections of Route 119 and Route 36 and Route 119 and the B&R Railroad Tracks.
These restrictions will be in place for one week, or as weather permits.
The project will consist of the application of a leveling course to smooth the roadway and the replacement of all traffic markings.
Daytime work will be done for the addition of new ADA curb ramps as well, with no lane restrictions and/or closures.
PennDOT reminds motorists to be alert to changing conditions and to pay attention to flaggers in the work zone. Remember, fines are doubled; drive responsibly in work zones for your safety and the safety of the
This $1,966,790 surface improvement project is being constructed by Glen
Hawbaker of State College.
The project is expected to be completed June 10.