News for Immediate Release


Route 288 Main Street Improvement Work begins Monday in Wampum Borough

Pittsburgh, PA

PennDOT District 11 is announcing work to improve Main Street (Route 288) in Wampum Borough, Lawrence County, will begin Monday, July 14 weather permitting.

Crews from the Joseph B. Fay Company will conduct roadway reconstruction, drilling and other miscellaneous construction. Beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, traffic will be reduced to a single lane on Main Street between Route 18 and Darlington Road around-the-clock through Friday, Aug. 1. Flaggers will control traffic.

Motorists are advised to use caution when traveling through the area. Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 680 traffic cameras. 511PA is also available by calling 5-1-1, and regional Twitter alerts are available on the 511PA website.

Media contact: Steve Cowan, Press Officer, (412) 429-5010 (Office), (412) 334-5436 (Cell Phone)

Source:Engineering District 11
45 Thoms Run Road
Bridgeville PA 15017
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