PennDOT Hospital Ave. Update

CLEARFIELD – The following information is an update for PennDOT’s Hospital Avenue/Dixon Avenue realignment project in DuBois for the week of April 19.

All work is weather dependent.  

  • The contractor will be installing a water line on Hospital Avenue. This work will be performed on Monday and Tuesday during daylight hours. Traffic will be restricted to one lane. Flaggers will be in place to direct traffic. Traffic delays are expected. 
  • The contractor will be excavating and grading adjacent to Grove Avenue.  No traffic impacts are expected. 
  • The contractor will be installing storm drainage pipes throughout the project.  No traffic impacts are expected. 
  • Prospect Street between Hospital Avenue and Mundorf Avenue will continue to be closed. Miller Avenue between South Main Street and Prospect Street will also continue to be closed. All motorists are to follow the signed detour route. These closures will remain in effect until further notice. 
  • Motorists are advised to watch for slow moving and stopped vehicles through the entire work zone. 

The overall project will re-align Hospital Avenue with Dixon Avenue, will also feature roadway widening, new traffic signals, and improved access to DRMC. The job is scheduled to run through late November of this year.

SET, Inc. of Lowellville, Ohio is the contractor on the $4.2 million project.

PennDOT reminds motorists they can log on to or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions before heading out.

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