Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
announcing single-lane alternating traffic at the Wampum Road (Route 288)
Bridge in Wayne Township and Wampum Borough, Lawrence County, will resume
Tuesday, May 26 weather permitting.
alternating traffic, controlled by temporary traffic signals, will occur on
Route 288 between Oswald Road and Mason Street beginning at approximately 12:01
a.m. Tuesday continuously through mid-August as crews resume work on the Wampum
Bridge replacement project.
This $8.22 million
improvement project also includes paving, drainage upgrades, guiderail
installation, pavement markings and other miscellaneous construction
Work on this project
will be in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and state Department of
Health guidance as well as a project-specific COVID-19 safety plan, which will
include protocols for social distancing, use of face coverings, personal and
job-site cleaning protocols, management of entries to the jobsite, and relevant
Motorists can check
conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter
conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting www.511PA.com.
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
MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010
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