Lane Restrictions Planned for Atlantic Avenue in Franklin

| July 20, 2019

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Motorists should expect encounter daytime lane restrictions and traffic controlled by flaggers on Atlantic Avenue (Route 4004) in the City of Franklin, Venango County, starting July 22, 2019.

The restrictions are necessary for milling and paving to be done along the full length of Atlantic Avenue from the eastern to the western intersections with Route 322. There will be no on-street parking along Atlantic Avenue while the project is ongoing.

Work is expected to be completed by September 27, 2019, weather permitting.

PennDOT urges motorists to slow down when driving in work zones, and also to be alert to changing conditions, avoid distractions and to pay attention to signs and flaggers. Drive responsibly in work zones for your safety and the safety of the workers.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 825 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

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