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Bridge Replacement on Lower Mountain Road in Canton Borough, Bradford County

04/21/2021

​Montoursville, PA – Motorists are advised that a bridge replacement project is set to begin next week on Route 3016 (Lower Mountain Road) in Canton Borough, Bradford County.

On Monday, April 26, a portion of Lower Mountain Road will be closed from the intersection with Route 14 to approximately .54 miles southeast of the intersection with Sterling Hill Road in Canton Borough, while the contractor, Rylind, Construction Company begins work to replace the bridge that spans Mill Creek. Work includes removal of a portion of the existing bridge and replacement with a single span prestressed spread box beam bridge, newly constructed roadway approaches, reinforced soil slopes, tree plantings, and cement concrete sidewalks.

A detour using Route 14, Route 414, Route 2021 (Gleason Road), Government Road (T-926) and Church Road (T-924), will be in place.

Rylind Construction Company is the primary contractor for the $681,380 bridge replacement project. Work is expected to be completed on December 28, 2021, weather permitting.

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 training.

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