Areas of minor congestion should do little to slow the morning commute

By Travis Kellar - | July 29th, 2016 7:28 am

WILKES-BARRE — Aside from some scattered areas of minor congestion, commuters in the Wyoming Valley should have little trouble getting to work today.

Free-flowing traffic is reported on Interstates 81 and 476. Scattered areas of minor congestion are reported on Route 315, but Route 115 is free of congestion.

The North Cross Valley Expressway is free of congestion, but some could be encountered on the off-ramps. The South Cross Valley Expressway is also free of congestion.

Near the Wyoming Valley Mall, areas of minor congestion are reported on Kidder and Mundy streets.

Downtown, isolated areas of minor and heavy congestion are reported on Wilkes-Barre Boulevard and onto South Wilkes-Barre Boulevard. Areas of minor congestion are also reported on Hazle, North Main, South Main and West Market streets.

In Kingston, isolated areas of minor congestion are reported on Market Street and Wyoming Avenue throughout the borough.

For up-to-date traffic information, including traffic cams, visit the Times Leader’s traffic page.

By Travis Kellar

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