New Kensington Bridge Inspection begins Tuesday in East Deer and New Kensington

​Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing inspection activities on the New Kensington Bridge which carries Route 1038 over the Allegheny River in East Deer Township in Allegheny County and the City of New Kensington in Westmoreland County, will begin Tuesday, April 9 weather permitting.

Single-lane alternating traffic will occur on the bridge from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, April 9-12 as crews from The Markosky Engineering Group conduct routine bridge inspection work.

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