I-83 ramp closures planned Sunday and Monday

Logan Hullinger
York Dispatch
PennDot will be opening bids later this month for an estimated $23.7 million construction project at the Shrewsbury Exit 4 on Interstate 83, Monday, January 7, 2019
John A. Pavoncello photo

The southbound on and off-ramps at Interstate 83's Exit 4 in Shrewsbury Township will be closed on Sunday and Monday for final paving.

Weather permitting, the ramps on I-83 to and from Route 851 will be closed from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation. In addition, the northbound I-83 off and on-ramps will be closed from 9 p.m. Monday to 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to PennDOT.

The work is part of the $29.9 million diverging diamond interchange project by Kinsley Construction, Inc, which is expected to be completed by late summer or early fall, said PennDOT spokesperson Dave Thompson.

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Those on Route 851 will be able to access southbound I-83 by traveling northbound on the interstate to Exit 8 in Glen Rock and then getting on I-83 south, according to PennDOT.

Motorists wishing to access Exit 4 should also take Exit 8 but instead travel westbound on Route 216 to southbound Susquehanna Trail.

For those on Route 851 wishing to travel northbound on I-83, they may travel northbound on Susquehanna Trail to eastbound Route 216. From there, they can take Exit 8 and get on northbound I-83, according to PennDOT

Motorists travelling northbound who want to take Exit 4 should take Exit 8 and then travel southbound to Exit 4.

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— Logan Hullinger can be reached at lhullinger@yorkdispatch.com or via Twitter at @LoganHullYD.