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Road Closure Route 1055 (Hannastown Road) - Salem Township

PennDOT District 12 would like to inform motorists of the closure of a section of Route 1055 (Hannastown Road) located in Salem Township, Westmoreland County. The closure will be located between Davis Road and Moonlight Lane. The closure will begin on Monday, September 14 at 7am and will end on Friday, September 25 at 5pm.

The closure will be in place to allow crews to demolish the existing structure and replace with a precast concrete box culvert and wingwalls. A marked detour will be in place using Route 1055 (White Thorn Road), Salem Drive and Route 22.

Work on this project will be in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and state Department of Health guidance as well as a project-specific COVID-19 safety plan, which will include protocols for social distancing, use of face coverings, personal and job-site cleaning protocols, management of entries to the jobsite, and relevant training.

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