Slow Down: Back to School Means Sharing the Road

It’s “Back to School” time.  School buses are back on the roads, and students are walking along the side of the road and waiting for buses.

apple Please watch carefully for children near school buildings, in areas where school buses are traveling or where there are signs for school zones or bus stops.
apple Remember that if you are approaching a school bus from either the front or behind, and it’s yellow lights are flashing, the bus is preparing to stop.
apple If the buses red lights are flashing, YOU MUST STOPIt’s the law!

Roads Impacted by Flooding in Northeastern Pennsylvania

Dunmore, PA – Motorists in Northeastern Pennsylvania are advised that several roads are impacted in the area due to flooding. The following roads are currently closed as of 12 AM.

Lackawanna County

SR 6 in Eynon is closed in the westbound lanes.

SR 590 is closed between Reservoir Rd in Madison Township and Parry Road in Jefferson Township.

Now Open SR 3001 (Newton-Ransom Bld.) is closed in both directions from the intersection of Milwaukee Rd in Ransom to the intersection of Cherry Hill Dr in Ransom

SR 3005 (Main St/ River Rd) is closed in both directions from the intersection of the Luzerne County Line to the intersection of the Wyoming county line.

SR 3006 – (Church Hill Rd/Milwaukee Rd) is closed between Willow Drive and Laurel Hill Rd in Newton Township

SR 3012 (Oak Street) is closed between Keyser Avenue and Main Street in Taylor

SR 3015 (Main Street/Moosic Rd/Oak Street) is closed between SR 11 (Birney Ave) in Moosic and Honey Lane in Old Forge

SR 3019 (Lonesome Road/Spring Street) is closed between Drake Street and Main Street/Bridge Street in Old Forge

SR 3022 (The Central Scranton Expressway) is open. Motorists should use caution when traveling in the area due to rocks and debris on the roadway.

SR 4011 (Turnpike Rd/Old State Road) is closed between State Street in Clarks Summit and Maple St in La Plume.