Work is temporarily shutting down next week on the $13.7 million Duke Street Reconstruction Project in Northumberland Borough, Northumberland County.  

The shut-down will be through July 9.

On July 10, the first phase of the reconstruction project will begin with work on Duke Street between 8th Streetand 7th Street.

A truck detour remains in place for all trucks over 36 feet in length. Trucks will be able to access local businesses for deliveries. There also will be access to all businesses within the project limits.

Utility work will continue next week within the project limits. However, no work will be performed during Pineknotter Days.