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Route 51 lane closures planned in Whitehall, Baldwin

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Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, 3:36 p.m.
 

Drivers should watch for short-term lane closures on Route 51 Wednesday and Thursday nights, PennDOT officials said.

Restrictions will occur as needed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night in the area of Route 51 between Stewart Avenue in Whitehall and Fidelity Drive on the border of Baldwin Borough and Pleasant Hills, weather permitting.

Spokesman Jim Struzzi said crews will perform pavement drilling operations, taking core samples to develop a history of the roadway in that area.

Matthew Santoni is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-380-5625 or msantoni@tribweb.com.

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