CLEARFIELD – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting motorists that road repairs will take place soon on a westbound section of Interstate 80 in Clearfield County.
The work zone will stretch from mile-marker 118 to mile-marker 116, west of Clearfield.
Crews will be working to replace concrete slabs in the roadway to improve ride quality and roadway integrity.
Starting Monday, May 7, drivers will encounter a closure of the right/travel lane through this area. Traffic will move past the work zone in the left/passing lane. Drivers should be prepared for slow moving traffic in this area.
The work zone and lane closures will be in place through May 14 in order to make repairs and ensure cure time of the concrete. HRI Inc. of State College is the contractor for this work.
PennDOT reminds drivers to use caution through all work zones, prepare for travel delays, obey posted speed limits and always buckle up.
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