Travel Advisory

    May 10, 2019


Ramp Closure Scheduled for May 13 – May 16 at Route 903 ‘E-ZPass Only’ Interchange 
Closure needed for electronic toll equipment maintenance.


The Pennsylvania Turnpike advises motorists traveling on the Northeastern Extension (I-476) in Carbon County that the northbound exit ramp to the E-ZPass Only Interchange, Exit 87 at State Route 903, will be closed from 7 p.m. on May 13 to 5 a.m. May 16 to allow technicians to safely service tolling equipment.

During the ramp closure, motorists will not be able exit the Northeastern Extension at State Route 903 in the northbound direction.  Motorists should seek alternate routes by using the nearest available interchange on I-476 depending on your direction of travel. 

Work schedules are subject to change based on weather conditions.

To report an accident or other emergency on the PA Turnpike, dial *11 via mobile phone. To learn more about PA Turnpike conditions or to contact us, use one of these resources:


·        Variable & Digital Message Signs — nearly 100 signs along the Turnpike

·        Highway Advisory Radio — 1640 AM (tune-in near interchanges)


·        Turnpike Roadway Information Program (toll-free) — 866-976-TRIP (8747)

·        Customer Assistance Center (toll-free) — 800-331-3414 (weekdays, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)


·        TRIPTalk — free, travel-alert smartphone app; download at

·        Travel Conditions Map — live, interactive conditions map; view at

·        Waze  — a crowd-sourced navigation app that provides real-time traffic conditions with input from other drivers; download at


CONTACT: Kathleen Walter
Phone: 610.313.6383