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From PennDOT and their construction partners at Lobar Site Development:

Construction work will resume on Tuesday, September 20 to remove a damaged beam on the Paxton Street Bridge over Interstate 83.

The bridge is located on the Exit 45 southbound ramp on I-83 connecting the interstate to Paxton Street. Short term lane restrictions will be in effect from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Monday through Friday until the project is completed on or around November 18.

Nightly road closures of the Paxton Street Bridge are anticipated from October 23-28 from 9p-6a, and a full closure of I-83 in the area of the bridge will be needed from Nov. 4 at 9pm to Nov. 7 at 6am.