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Lehigh County: Work Next Week on PA 29/Chestnut Street in Upper Milford Township

11/20/2020

County:  Lehigh
Municipality:  Upper Milford Township
Road name:  PA 29/Chestnut Street
Between:  Colebrook Avenue/Ramer Road and Allen Street
Type of work:  Milling & Paving
Work being done by:  PennDOT Contractor
Type of restriction:  Daytime
Restriction:  Lane restrictions for milling and paving. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the work zone.  The work is part of an ongoing project to replace the PA 29 bridge over  Norfolk Southern Railroad that began in September 2019 and is anticipated to be complete in October 2021.
Start date:  11/23/20
Est completion date:  11/24/20
Restrictions in effect (time of day):  09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Will rain cause delays?  Yes
 

This work will be done 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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MEDIA CONTACT: Ronald J. Young, Jr., M.P.A., 610-871-4555, ronyoung@pa.gov; Sean A. Brown, 610-871-4556, sebrown@pa.gov.

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