Chesapeake announces upcoming roadwork in northern Pa.
TOWANDA - Chesapeake Energy Corporation announced Friday the following ongoing, upcoming and completed roadwork projects in Bradford and Sullivan counties to improve regional transportation infrastructure.
According to a press release provided by Chesapeake, these projects are part of the company's ongoing commitment to responsible development of the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania. Chesapeake has invested more than $300 million since 2010 repairing and rebuilding more than 450 miles of road infrastructure in northern Pennsylvania and expects to invest $25 million this year upgrading approximately 56 miles of state roads and another $15 million on township roads.
SR187, 8 miles - Terry and Wilmot townships from the Wyalusing bridge to the Wyoming County line. Drainage work continues Aug. 6 through Aug. 10 and paving is scheduled to begin on Aug. 8.
SR514, 8.4 miles - Franklin and Granville townships from Route 414 to SR3028 (Crowly Rd.). Completed.
SR1029 (Lake Road), 2 miles - Wysox Township from Route 187 to Claverack Road. Completed.
SR1033 (Lanning Creek Road), one-half mile - Wysox Township from Route 6 to Fifth Street. Completed.
SR1036 (Orwell Hill Road), 4.5 miles - Orwell Township from Route 187 to SR1051 (Potterville). Completed.
SR2001 (Golden Hill Road), 4 miles - Wilmot Township from SR2002 (Quicks Bend Road) to the Wyoming County line. Completed.
SR2002 (Quicks Bend Road), 2.2 miles - Wilmot Township from Route 187 to the end (Quicks Bend, Dietz and Morris roads). Completed.
SR2005 (Panther Lick Road), 1.3 miles - Wilmot Township from SR2009 to Douglass Road. Paving continues Aug. 6 through Aug. 10.
SR2006, 1.3 miles - Wilmot Township from Route 187 to SR2001 (Sugar Hill Rd.). Paving is scheduled to begin on Monday, Aug. 13.
SR2010 (Wyalusing to New Albany Road), 6.4 miles - Albany and Terry townships from Route 220 in New Albany to approximately Iron Bridge Road. Completed.
SR1002 (Fitzgerald Road), 1 mile - Cherry Township from the SR1013/1002/1014 intersection to the
Colley Township line. Completed.
SR1013 (Dieffenbach Road), 1.1 miles - Cherry Township from Route 87 to Rosenberry Road. Completed.
SR4008 part 1 (Eastern part), 2.8 miles - Elkland Township from Route 154 in Estella to SR4007. Completed.
SR4008 part 2 (Western part), 1.3 miles - Elkland Township from Route 154 to SR4006. Completed.
SR4024 (Litzelman Road), .8 mile - Cherry Township from Route 220 to Toursher Road. Paving is scheduled to begin on Aug. 8 and will be complete on Aug. 10.
Submitted by Chesapeake Energy Corporation.