PennDOT to Close Johnston Avenue on Wednesday

Johnston Avenue (also known as State Route 1033) will close between Market Street to Lemon Way on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 5AM to 2PM, weather permitting, for seal coating.

Detour information is as follows:

From the Oak Avenue intersection by the court house, continue west on SR 1038 (Market Street), turn right on North McKean Street, turn right onto Union Street, turn left onto Woodward Avenue, stay straight to Orr Avenue, and then turn right onto Lemon Way, back to Johnston Avenue.

From Templeton/Mosgrove, turn right onto Lemon Way, turn left onto Orr Avenue, stay straight to Woodward Avenue, turn right onto Union Avenue, turn left on North McKean Street, and then turn left onto Market Street, back to SR 1033 Johnston Avenue.

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