PennDOT is announcing the closure of a portion of Long Road (Route 2059) in the Municipality of Penn Hills, Allegheny County, will begin Tuesday, September 20 weather permitting.

Slide repair work requiring the closure of a portion of Long Road between Pentland Drive and Beulah Road will begin at approximately 11 a.m. Tuesday. Through traffic will be prohibited around-the-clock as PennDOT crews conduct the slide remediation work through late September. Traffic will be detoured via Route 380 (Frankstown Road) and Route 130 (Beulah Road).

Please use caution when traveling in this area.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

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