Road Work Set to Start on Forest Co. Road June 13


HICKORY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – A resurfacing project to give motorists a smoother ride on more than two miles of Kiffer Hill Road and Yellow Hammer Road (Route 4006) in Forest County is scheduled to start soon.

The project will include paving the entire 2.53-mile length of roadway, which begins and ends at intersections with Route 666.

Work will include the project includes paving and shoulder backups.

Construction is expected to begin June 13, 2022, weather permitting, and is expected to be completed in August 2022.

The project will require a daytime detour for portions of the roadway. Motorists may also encounter lane restrictions with traffic controlled by flaggers.

The contractor is IA Construction Corporation of Franklin, PA. The contract cost is $366,222.22, which is to be paid entirely with state funds.