Beaver Road closure: Quaker Valley asking Osborne parents to put kids on bus Wednesday
By Bobby Cherry
Published: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 3:12 p.m.
Beaver Road and Glen Mitchell Road in Glen Osborne will be closed to all traffic — including Osborne Elementary School — Wednesday, Sewickley Borough Manager Kevin Flannery said.
The closure is necessary as crews continue working on the $4.5 million Glen Osborne Interconnect Project, replacing water, gas and sewer lines, Flannery said.
Beaver Road will be closed from McKown Street in Glen Osborne and Glen Mitchell Road will be closed at Weber Road in Aleppo.
The area will be closed between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.
No traffic will be able to reach Quaker Valley School District's Osborne Elementary School, so officials are asking parents of students there to put their kids on the bus Wednesday morning instead of driving them, according to an e-mail alert sent Tuesday afternoon.
In addition, police and ambulance authorities also have been notified, Flannery said.
The area affected is expected to reopen to traffic Wednesday evening, he said.
Bobby Cherry is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-324-1408 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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