Traffic Restrictions, Paving Planned for Atlantic Avenue in Franklin

| October 8, 2019

OIL CITY, Pa. – Atlantic Avenue (Route 4004) in the city of Franklin, Venango County will be closed to through traffic during the day on October 9, 10, and 11, 2019.

Access to homes and businesses along the street will be maintained. Motorists are encouraged to take other routes whenever possible.

The restrictions are necessary so that paving can be completed, 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 950 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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