April 16, 2021 Travel Advisory

Ramp Closures Scheduled April 16 - 18 at State Route 903 Interchange

Closures needed for electronic toll equipment maintenance.

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission advises motorists traveling on the Northeastern Extension (I-476) in Carbon County that the northbound exit ramp to the State Route 903 Interchange, Exit 87, will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, April 16 to 6 a.m. Saturday, April 17 to allow technicians to safely perform tolling equipment maintenance.  During the ramp closure, motorists will not be able exit the Northeastern Extension at State Route 903 in the northbound direction. 

Then from 10:00 p.m. Saturday, April 17 to 6:00 a.m. Sunday, April 18, the northbound entry ramp will be closed for toll equipment maintenance.  During this ramp closure, motorists will not be able to enter 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, use one of these resources:


  • 511PA Smartphone App: real-time, hands-free PA traffic advisories
  • Waze Smartphone App: real-time alerts from other drivers
  • Digital Message Signs: more than 100 boards along the Turnpike



  • 511: dial from any PA roadway for local travel information
  • Pennsylvania Turnpike Customer Assistance Center: 1-800-331-3414, Monday through Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. (Outside U.S., please call 717-831-7601)



Kathleen WalterPhone: 267-326-3856