I-81 Bridges- Pittston and Jenkins Twp.

Posted on Thursday June 22, 2017

The I-81 Bridges Jenkins/Pittston, Rehabilitation and improvement of I-81 North and South between Exit 170 (Bear Creek/Wilkes-Barre) and Exit 178 (Avoca/Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport) involves the construction of four single span steel plate girder bridges, removal of existing bridges, milling, superpave asphalt wearing course, overhead sign structures, temporary cross overs, drainage, guiderail, temporary concrete barrier, erosion and sediment control measures, pavement markers, temporary traffic control, signing, temporary excavation and support, and other miscellaneous construction.  The project was let January 2014, with the Notice to Proceeed in March 2014.  The project is expected to be completed by December 2017.