PennDOT District 11 is announcing deck replacement work on the bridge that carries Savannah Road (Route 2001) over Big Run in Shenango Township, Lawrence County, will begin Monday, August 8 weather permitting.

Deck replacement and miscellaneous bridge work will occur on the Savannah Road bridge over Big Run located between Union Valley Road and Old Pittsburgh Road. Beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, the bridge will close to through traffic around-the-clock continuously through late-August to allow work to occur. Traffic will be detoured.

Posted Detour


  • From eastbound Union Valley Road, continue past Savannah Road
  • Turn left onto Old Pittsburgh Road
  • Continue to Savannah Road
  • End detour


  • Same detour in reverse

Please use caution when driving through the area.  Work zone safety is everyone’s responsibility.

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