PennDOT to improve Route 32 (River Road) by replacing deteriorated retaining wall

Construction will begin in late October or early November on a $3.9 million project to improve travel and safety on Route 32 in Solebury Township, by replacing a 1,300-foot-long deteriorated retaining wall and rebuilding the state roadway in the area of the wall, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced recently.

PennDOT’s contractor will restore the structural stability of Route 32 (River Road) between the intersections of Paxson Road and Laurel Road by building a new retaining wall made of concrete panels and steel piles to replace the existing wall, which has been severely damaged by several flooding storms.

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