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Interstate 70 Single-Lane Restrictions Scheduled in Washington County


Uniontown, PA – PennDOT District 12 would like to inform motorists of single-lane restrictions scheduled on Interstate 70 in both directions between Exit 1 (West Alexander) and Exit 18 (Interstate 79 North) in Washington County.

The single-lane restrictions will be in place from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM on the following dates, weather and operational dependent.

  • Wednesday, September 27 and Thursday, September 28

  • Monday, October 2 through Thursday, October 5

Department crews will be performing shoulder cutting work in the passing lanes.

Motorists should exercise caution traveling through work zones, be alert for workers, and allow extra travel time.

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts.

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Information about infrastructure in District 12, including completed work and significant projects, is available at District 12 Results. Find PennDOT's planned and active construction projects at PennDOT Projects.

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Contact: Toni Hartley, 724-425-3018 or

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