The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) advises I-80 motorists that a shoulder restriction will begin today westbound in Hemlock Township, Columbia County, for an embankment stabilization project.
On Friday, May 19, 2023, approximately 1,000-feet of I-80 shoulder will be restricted near mile marker 235, which is approximately 1.5 miles west of Exit 236 (Bloomsburg / Lightstreet / Route 487), while the contractor prepares for an embankment stabilization project. Motorists can expect the right (driving) lane shoulder to be restricted.
Motorists should be alert, slow down, and drive with caution through the work zone.
For real-time I-80 traffic and construction information, visit: I-80 Traffic.