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Route 51 East Rochester-Monaca Bridge Inspection Thursday in Beaver County


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing inspection activities on the East Rochester-Monaca Bridge (Route 51) over the Ohio River in East Rochester and Monaca boroughs, Beaver County, will occur Thursday, June 13 weather permitting.

A single-lane restriction will occur on southbound Route 65 under the bridge from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. No restrictions will occur on the bridge.

Crews from the Larson Design Group conduct inspection activities.

Motorists are advised to use caution, allow extra time, and expect changing traffic patterns when traveling through the area.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 950 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010

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