Route 322 project meeting slated for July 17

A public meeting to discuss the Route 322 Potters Mills Gap project in Potter Township will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. July 17 at the Penns Valley Elementary School in Spring Mills.

PennDOT and Federal Highway Administration representatives will be at the open-house meeting, where formal presentations and a project overview will be outlined from 6 to 7 p.m.

The meeting’s purpose is to introduce the project, discuss the purpose and need, present potential solutions, identify the next steps and gather public feedback, according to a PennDOT news release

The project’s intent is to improve safety, reduce congestion, enhance mobility and alleviate access concerns along nearly 4 miles of Route 322, according to PennDOT. The project area begins west of the Route 322/PA 144 intersection at Potters Mills and extends east to the Centre/Mifflin County line.