PennDOT District 11 is announcing rehabilitation work on the Jerome Street (Route 2094/Lysle Boulevard) Bridge over the Youghiogheny River in the City of McKeesport, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, August 10 weather permitting.

Beginning at approximately 8 a.m. on Monday, the Jerome Street Bridge be reduced to a single-lane of traffic in each direction around-the-clock between Romine Avenue and Gibson Way through late March 2021. A single 10-foot lane will be maintained in both directions. The northern sidewalk will remain closed to pedestrian traffic.

The $15.44 million project includes a new concrete deck and sidewalk, barrier repairs, full painting, structural steel repairs, bearing replacement, concrete substructure repairs, and new expansion dams. The overall project is anticipated to conclude in November 2022.

The Joseph B. Fay Company is the prime contractor.

Please use caution when traveling through the area.

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