PennDOT District 11 is announcing construction on the Route 19 (Washington Road) improvement project in Upper St. Clair Township, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, June 10 weather permitting.

Milling and resurfacing will occur on nearly 2.5 miles of Route 19 between Washington County and McMurray Road on this $5.55 million project. The project includes concrete patching, shoulder repairs, base repairs, drainage and guide rail upgrades, ADA curb ramp improvements, signal updates, and sign and pavement marking installation.

Single-lane restrictions in each direction on Route 19 will occur weeknights from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. beginning Monday night and continuing through late October. Additionally, weekend work requiring lane closures in each direction will occur from Friday night at 7 p.m. continually through 6 a.m. Monday morning. Ten-foot wide lanes will be maintained during construction work.

The prime contractor is A. Folino Construction, Inc. from Oakmont, PA. The overall project is anticipated to be completed in November 2019.

Please use caution if traveling in this area.

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3 thoughts on “Route 19 Washington Road Improvement Project begins Monday in Upper St. Clair

  1. The repairs along 19 between Macdonald and Bethel park are almost like speed bumps. Will anything be done about it ?

    1. Good Afternoon,

      I have forwarded your question to PennDOT District 11 and will get back to you as soon as I receive feedback from them. Thank you.

    2. Good Morning,

      According to PennDOT District 11 the roadway will be milled and paved before the construction project is completed this year. Please feel free to contact us with any additional questions.

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