One Day Bridge Maintenance on Route 405 Friday at Sunbury

Montoursville, PA – Motorists are advised that bridge maintenance will take place today on the bridges that carry Route 405 (Bridge Avenue) over the North Branch Susquehanna River in Upper Augusta Township and Northumberland Borough, Northumberland County.


On Friday, April 19, 2024, a Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) bridge crew will be performing bridge flushing on the Joseph Priestley Bridge and Edison Bridge. Work will be performed between Shikellamy Avenue in Upper Augusta Township and Priestley Avenue in Northumberland Borough. Additional work includes using the bridge crane to inspect the navigation lights under the bridges.


Work will be performed between the hours of 8:00 AM and 1:30 PM. Motorists can expect single lane conditions where work is being performed. Motorists should be alert, slow down, expect delays in travel and drive with caution through the work zone.


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