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Section of Rochester Road in McCandless closing for two weeks worth of work

Tony LaRussa
| Thursday, June 7, 2018, 4:30 p.m.

Starting on Saturday, a nearly 12-mile stretch of Rochester Road in McCandless will be closed for repairs for about two weeks, according to PennDOT.

The road is scheduled to be closed between Sloop Road and the intersection of Fassinger Lane/Village Drive for. If the transportation agency is not ready to begin work, the closure could kick in on Monday, June 11. Detours will be posted.

Once this work is completed, PennDOT will begin work on repairing the landslide located along Rochester just south of the McCandless border in Ross Township. The work will require the road to be closed to all traffic for three to four weeks.

Tony LaRussa is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-772-6368 or tlarussa@tribweb.com or via Twitter @TonyLaRussaTrib.

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