PennDOT District 11 is announcing slide repair work on Route 2065 (Larimer Avenue) in Wilkins Township, Allegheny County will begin Monday, August 5 weather permitting.

Beginning at approximately 7 a.m. Monday morning, slide remediation work will begin on Larimer Avenue between Rodi Road and Churchill Road. To allow the work to occur, Larimer Avenue will close to through traffic around-the-clock through late October. Traffic will be detoured. 

Posted Detour

South of the Slide

  • From Larimer Avenue, turn right onto the Tri-Boro Expressway (Route 130)
  • Turn right onto Brown Avenue (Route 130)
  • Brown Avenue becomes Beulah Road
  • Turn right onto William Penn Highway
  • Merge onto eastbound I-376 Parkway East
  • Take the Monroeville Business 22 (Exit 80) off-ramp
  • Turn right onto Lower Rodi Road
  • End detour

North of the Slide

  • From Larimer Avenue, take Rodi Road north
  • Merge onto William Penn Highway
  • Take the ramp onto westbound I-376 toward Pittsburgh
  • Take the Churchill (Exit 79B) off-ramp
  • Turn left onto Beulah Road (Route 130)
  • Beulah Road becomes Brown Avenue
  • Turn left onto the Tri-Boro Expressway
  • Turn left onto Larimer Avenue
  • End detour

The roadway will remain open to local traffic.

Crews from Clearwater Construction, Inc. will conduct the slide remediation work on this $1.79 million project.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information, and access to more than 950 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.

MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010

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