HARRISBURGPennDot says ramp detours are planned at the 6.6-mile resurfacing project on Interstate 83 in York County. Weather permitting, nighttime detours will be implemented the nights of Friday, October 8 and Sunday, October 10, on the I-83 Exit 24 (Route 238/Emigsville) on- and off-ramps so the contractor can perform final paving on the ramps. Detours will be in effect each night from approximately 9 PM to 6 AM the following morning. No detours will be in place from 6 AM to 9 PM. On Friday night, the on-ramp from Route 238 to northbound I-83, and off-ramp from southbound I-83 to Route 238 will be closed. On Sunday night, the I-83 northbound off-ramp to Route 238, and the Route 238 on-ramp to I-83 southbound will be closed.

The following detours will be in place for these closures:

Route 238 on-ramp to northbound I-83: Southbound I-83 to Exit 22 (Route 181/N. George Street), to northbound I-83. I-83 southbound off-ramp to Route 238: Southbound I-83 to Exit 22 (Route181/N. George Street), then northbound I-83 to Exit 24. I-83 northbound off-ramp to Route 238: Northbound I-83 to Exit 28 (Route 297/Strinestown/Zions View), then southbound I-83 to Exit 24. Route 238 on-ramp to I-83 southbound: Northbound I-83 to the Exit 28 (Route 297/Strinestown/Zions View) to southbound I-83. This work will continue during nighttime hours Sunday nights through Thursday nights, with the possibility of extending to Friday and Saturday nights. Motorists may encounter short-term lane closures between 9 PM and 6 AM and rolling slowdowns or stoppages between midnight and 5 AM.

Motorists should be alert for stopped or slow-moving traffic and drive with caution through the work zone. Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras. 511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.