PennDOT District 11 is announcing paving operations on Route 28 in East Deer Township and Tarentum Borough, Allegheny County, will occur Friday, August 10 through Tuesday, August 14 weather permitting.
Paving operations requiring a single-lane restriction on Route 28 in each direction between the Bailies Run Bridge (near Exit 13) and Natrona Heights (Exit 15) interchange will occur according to the following schedule:
- Southbound – 9 a.m. Friday morning continuously through 5 a.m. Monday morning
- Northbound – 7 p.m. Friday night continuously through 2 p.m. Tuesday afternoon
The overall $34.34 million project includes concrete patching, an asphalt overlay, bridge preservation work, drainage and guiderail improvements, installation of a new automatic bridge de-icing system, lighting upgrades, and other miscellaneous construction activities. The project runs between Butler County and the structures spanning Bailies Run Road in East Deer Township.
Lindy Paving is the prime contractor.
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