PennDOT has announced that the following work will take place on Saucon Valley area roads during the week of Monday, Aug. 15 to Friday, Aug. 19, 2016:
- Brush cutting will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday and Tuesday along Shimersville Road between Rt. 412 and Riverside Drive in Bethlehem and Lower Saucon Township. There will be lane restrictions in place. Motorists should use caution and expect delays while driving through the work zone.
- PennDOT maintenance forces will be performing drainage work along I-78 East between Exits 60 (Rt. 309) and 67 (Rt. 412), Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. That section of highway is in Salisbury, Upper Saucon and Lower Saucon Townships, as well as the City of Bethlehem and the Borough of Hellertown. There will be a lane restriction in place in areas where work is being performed. Motorists should use caution and expect delays while driving through the work zone.