Route 51 to experience lane closures this week in Overbrook, Whitehall
Lane closures on northbound Saw Mill Run Boulevard (Route 51) in the City of Pittsburgh and Whitehall Borough, Allegheny County, were set to begin Monday, Feb. 24, weather permitting.
The right hand lane on northbound Route 51 will be closed as needed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. between Stewart Avenue and Maytide Street. Crews from DQE Communications will install a new communication line through Friday, Feb. 28.
To help keep motorists informed as work on the Route 51/88 project continues PennDOT is creating an email distribution list for Route 51/88 traffic advisories and construction updates. Enroll by sending email addresses to firstname.lastname@example.org and writing “Subscribe – Route 51/88” in the subject line.
Motorists are advised to use caution when traveling through the area. Log on to 511pa.com or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions on major roadways before traveling.