The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that Cambria County Maintenance Forces will now begin work the week of July 1, on the Route 2007 Bridge Replacement Project in Summerhill Township, Cambria County.
Work on this project includes the removal of the existing structure, excavation, installation of a new precast box culvert, roadway approach paving, and installation of new guide rail.
The bridge will be closed during construction, beginning July 8 and a 7-mile signed detour route will be implemented for a period of eight to ten weeks. The detour route will follow Route 2007, Route 2004, Route 869 and Route 2007.
All work on this $200,000 project is expected to be completed by the end of August of 2019.
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