PennDOT District 11 is announcing structure replacement work on Union Avenue (Route 4012) in Ross Township, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, April 5 weather permitting.

Beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, Union Avenue will be closed to traffic between Edies Way and Willam Street as PennDOT crews replace the existing structure over Spruce Run with a reinforced concrete pipe culvert.  Traffic will be detoured continuously through late May.

Posted Detour

North of the Closure

  • Take Union Avenue northbound
  • Union Avenue becomes Gass Road
  • Turn left onto Ben Avon Heights Road
  • Ben Avon Heights Road becomes New Brighton Road
  • Follow New Brighton Road to Union Avenue
  • End detour

South of the Closure

  • Same detour in the opposite direction

Motorists should be prepared for changing traffic patterns. Please use caution when driving through the area.  Work zone safety is everyone’s responsibility.

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