PennDOT District 11 is announcing the closure on Route 48 (Boston Hollow Road) in Elizabeth Township and Lincoln Borough, Allegheny County will begin Monday, April 5 weather permitting.

Route 48 will close to traffic beginning at 7 a.m. Monday morning continuously through Monday afternoon, April 19 between Lovedale Road and Finney Road.  Crews will conduct full depth asphalt replacement, shoulder reconstruction, and drainage improvements to complete the culvert replacement work from last year. Traffic will be detoured.

Posted Detours

North of the Closure

  • Take Finney Road (Route 2025) to Harrison Road (Route 2023)
  • Turn left onto Harrison Road
  • Turn left onto Lovedale Road (Route 2010)
  • Follow Lovedale Road back to Route 48
  • End Detour

South of the Closure

  • Same detour in the opposite direction

CH&D Enterprises Inc. is the prime contractor on this $1.74 million project.

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways 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 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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