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Work on Forward's Rainbow Run Road nearly completed

| Wednesday, April 20, 2011

A single-lane restriction on Rainbow Run Road near Route 51 in Forward Township should be coming to an end this summer.

A temporary traffic light was placed on Rainbow Run Road in July to control traffic around the $1.3 million project to replace a bridge over Beckett's Run.

The project was initially scheduled for completion by the end of 2010.

Rainbow Run Road is state Route 136, just off Route 51.

Completion of the Rainbow Run Road bridge project was delayed last fall for a number of reasons, including weather, utility issues and a delay in material delivery.

A PennDOT spokesman said current projections call for the job to be completed in July.

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