Several road projects in Plum-Oakmont and surrounding areas are included in the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's weekly maintenance schedule. Work will occur in the following areas—weather permitting—through Friday, Aug. 3.
Lane closures and restrictions should be expected in work areas.
Pipe/inlet cleaning will occur on Stotlar Road in Penn Hills from Universal Road to Saltsburg Road; Route 48 in Monroeville from Route 22 to Broadway Boulevard; and Northern Pike in Monroeville from Route 22 to Thompson Run Road.
Patching will occur on Freeport Road in Harmar from Hulton Bridge to Powers Run Road; and Long Road in Penn Hills from Beulah Road to Frankstown Road.
Litter removal will occur on the Parkway East all week from the Pennsylvania Turnpike entrance/exit in Monroeville to the Fort Pitt Tunnel in Pittsburgh; and on Route 28 from the Highland Park Bridge to the Butler County line.
Motorists are advised to use caution, slow down and anticipate changing traffic patterns, lane closures and possible delays when traveling through the area. Motorists also can log on to 511pa.com or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions and cameras on major roadways before traveling.