Motorists are advised that from Sunday, Aug. 9 to Tuesday, Aug. 18, Route 6 in Delmar Township will be closed between T-483 (Hilboldt Road) and T-485 (Wolf Run Road) due to the ongoing bridge replacement project. The bridge, which spans a tributary to Marsh Creek is located one mile north of Wellsboro and one mile south of the intersection of Route 287 and Route 6.

Car detour routes include:

  • Route 287 car detour will use Route 4035 (Catlin Hollow Road) and Route 4002 (Charleston Road).
  • Route 6 car detour will use Route 362/660 and Route 287.

Truck detour routes include:

  • Route 287 and Route 6 will use Route 362/660 and Route 287.

Glenn O. Hawbaker is the primary contractor for this $655,556 bridge replacement project.

Work is expected to be completed on the bridge project by Saturday, Aug. 22, weather permitting.

Motorists should be alert, slow down, and expect delays in travel.

Work on this project will be in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and state Department of Health guidance as well as a project-specific COVID-19 safety plan, which will include protocols for social distancing, use of face coverings, personal and job-site cleaning protocols, management of entries to the jobsite, and relevant training.

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