October 03, 2018
Route 30 Set to Close for Bridge Construction in Quemahoning Township
Somerset County Bridge to be replaced as part of Public-Private Partnership
Hollidaysburg, PA – Construction for the Route 4019 (Bicycle Road) bridge, spanning Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) in Quemahoning Township, Somerset County, will require the closure of US Route 30 for beam setting activities.
US Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) will now be closed in both directions near the bridge site starting on Friday October 19 at 6pm to Monday October 22 at 6am. Drivers will be directed to follow a detour along US Route 219 (Flight 93
Memorial Highway) and Route 281 (Stoystown Road).
US Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) may also be closed for other construction activities in the near future. Message Boards and signage will alert motorists of the future upcoming closures.
In the event of unfavorable weather or unforeseen activities, this schedule may change.
This bridge is referred to as JV-357 and is one out of the 558 bridges being replaced under the Rapid Bridge Replacement Project. JV references the joint-venture partnership between Walsh/Granite, which is leading construction for the entire project.
To see the bridges included in the statewide initiative and to learn more about the Rapid Bridge Replacement Project and P3 in Pennsylvania, visit www.p3forpa.pa.gov. Additional information on the project, the team, and how to bid on the project can be found at www.parapidbridges.com.