CONTINUING TRAFFIC ALERT FOR ROUTE 56. There are 24-hour flagger-controlled lane restrictions through the project area at the United Curve along Route 56.
PLUS.. Route 56 will CLOSE at the intersection with Shellbark Road, T-840, beginning tonight at 8pm through Monday at 6am.
The posted detour will use Route 22 West to Route 119 North to Route 56 for westbound traffic, and Route 119 South to Route 22 East to Route 56 for eastbound traffic.
Starting Monday morning, you’ll be able to travel on the newly aligned Route 56 from the west end of the project to in front of the United High School and transition onto existing Route 56. Traffic will continue on Route 56 and then on to the existing temporary road. PennDot is asking motorists are to slow down and use caution. The temporary roadway is narrow and the speed limit will be 35 mph.