Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing the closure of Achortown Road (Route 4010) in Brighton Township, Beaver County, will begin Friday, December 1 weather permitting.
Achortown Road will close to traffic at 2 p.m. Friday between Bradys Run Road (Route 4012) and the Bradys Run Park ballfields. The roadway is currently restricted to a single-lane due to a landslide. The road closure is necessary because the width of the road will not accommodate a snow plow. Traffic will be detoured.
West of the Slide
- Follow Achortown Road westbound to Park Road (Route 4019)
- Turn left onto Park Road and follow to Bradys Run Road (Route 4012)
- Turn left onto Bradys Run Road and follow back to Achortown Road
- End detour
East of the Slide
- Same detour in the opposite direction
The roadway is tentatively scheduled to reopen to traffic on April 1, 2018.
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