PennDOT is announcing road projects for Schuylkill County this week

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has announced two maintenance projects that will take place this week in Schuylkill County.
Beginning Monday, May 13, 2024, PennDOT Maintenance Forces will begin removing debris along Interstate 81 ranging from the Lebanon County Line to the Luzerne County Line. The project requires lane closures where work is taking place.

The work will take place from 7am to 3pm daily, with an estimated completion date of Friday 17 May.

In Norwegian Township, PennDOT will begin repairing potholes along PA 61, which stretches from Mill Creek Avenue to Hamilton Street. Lane closures are expected during the day during the work.