Kathy Liebler
                        Director of Public Information

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Joe Agnello, (724) 755-5262, (724) 755-5142 fax
e-mail: jagnello@paturnpike.com

October 12, 2000


Single-Lane Restrictions Set for Removal of Overhead Bridge Near Donegal

Effective at 9 pm Sunday, Oct. 15 and continuing until no later than noon Friday, Oct. 20, traffic on the Interstate 76/I-70 mainline will be reduced to one lane each direction just east of the Donegal interchange (Exit #9).

The restrictions will be in effect from Milepost 92 to Milepost 94 for removal of an overhead bridge at Milepost 93.2.

Occasional traffic stoppages lasting up to 15 minutes also will occur. There will four traffic stoppages during the period, no more than one a day.

The overhead bridge at Milepost 93.2 carries Tabernacle Road in Donegal Township, Westmoreland County. It will not be replaced.


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