PennDOT Planning Work on Interstate 81
DUNMORE -- PennDOT has announced road work that will affect many drivers in Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties. Parts of interstate 81 will be under construction, leading to heavy traffic during the month of May. PennDOT officials say the repairs to the interstate will happen between the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport exit (178) and the Drinker Street exit (186) in Dunmore. The work will take place in the beginning of May and take up to three weeks to complete.