Police issue traffic advisory before and after Elton John concert

By Geri Gibbons - ggibbons@timesleader.com | September 24th, 2016 4:53 pm

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police issued a traffic advisory for Saturday evening in anticipation of the Elton John Concert at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.

Police warned residents to anticipate “significant delays” between 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the vicinity of the Arena, including Highland Park Blvd., Exit 168 of Interstate 81 and Mundy Street around the Wyoming Valley Mall.

According to police, drivers may use the GPS navigation app Waze (www.waze.com) to get real-time traffic conditions and road information to help navigate around traffic.


By Geri Gibbons


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