Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
announcing that slide remediation work on a portion of Reis Run Road (Route
4022) in Ross Township, Allegheny County, will begin on Thursday, October 10
will begin equipment mobilization and site preparatory work on Thursday and
Friday, October 10-11. Slide repair work
is anticipated to begin on Monday, October 14 once final utility coordination
occurs. The roadway will remain closed to traffic at the slide location during
the work. Through traffic will continue to be detoured.
of the slide
of the slide
The roadway has been closed to traffic since May 31 due to a slide
from private property. The Department has worked with the property owner and
other entities in an effort to gain access to the property for repairs. Legal
right of entry was granted to the Department on Wednesday, October 9.
Crews from Allison Park Contractors will conduct the slide
remediation and roadway repair work. The work is anticipated to conclude in
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MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010