Sen. Blake, Rep. Carroll to Join PennDOT in Announcing $42M Airport Project

SCRANTON – State Sen. John Blake and Rep. Mike Carroll will join the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation at 1 p.m., Wednesday, July 10, at the Wilkes-Barre Scranton International Airport for a groundbreaking ceremony on a vital new construction project.

The $42 million project will include new on- and off-ramps along Exit 178 of I-81, a new road connecting the airport to the Grimes Industrial Park, plus three roundabouts to make traveling in the area safer and increase economic development opportunities for the region.

Media coverage is encouraged.


WHAT:          Sen. John Blake, Rep. Mike Carroll to participate in PennDOT’s groundbreaking for $42 million construction project in Pittston Township

WHEN:          1:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 10

WHERE:       Parking lot on Navy Way Road, between Terminal Road and the Holiday Inn Avoca