Bridge Replacement Project to Begin on Westminster Ave (Route 3073)

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a bridge replacement project is set to begin next week on Westminster Avenue (Route 3073) in York County.  The bridge is located south of Hanover between Fairview Drive and Grandview Road in Penn Township.

Work includes replacing the existing structure, retaining wall construction, guide rail installation, approach pavement and other miscellaneous construction.

Weather permitting, work will begin Monday, August 15. The bridge will be closed. A detour will be in place using Fairview Drive, Route 94 (Baltimore Street) and Route 194 (Frederick Street).

The project is expected to be completed by November 18, 2022.

JVI Group, Inc., of York Springs, PA, is the prime contractor on this $1,068,412 project.

Travelers are reminded to be alert for these operations, to obey work zone signs, and to slow down when approaching and traveling through work zones for their safety as well as for the safety of the road crews.

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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Information about infrastructure in District 8, including completed work and significant projects, is available at www.penndot.gov/D8Results. Find PennDOT’s planned and active construction projects at www.projects.penndot.gov.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Dave Thompson, 717-418-5018
Source: PennDOT Engineering District 8