Pedestrian and vehicular traffic patterns will be changed on Saturday, March 8, for the pouring of approximately 1,200 cubic yards of concrete for the foundation of The University of Scranton’s new $47.5 million center for rehabilitation education.
The Scranton Police Department approved a request to close vehicular traffic on the 600 block of Linden St. between Adams and Jefferson Ave. from 4 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Southbound vehicular traffic on the 200 block of Jefferson Ave. will be reduced to one lane during this period.
Pedestrians will be able to access McGurrin Hall from a center crosswalk on the Elm Park United Methodist Church side of Jefferson Ave. The sidewalk along the north side of Linden St. will remain open.
Traffic flaggers will be posted on Jefferson Ave. during this period.