PennDOT Projects

It's always a busy time on our roadways. We are prepared with Traffic Signal Timing Contingency Plans to implement, as needed. Sign up for Cranberry Township traffic alerts for project schedule updates. 

Expect congestion and delays in heavy traffic volume periods.  Slow down and use caution in work zones.  Fines are doubled for violations in work zones.  Drive responsibly for your safety and the safety of the workers. 

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Rochester Road Bridge Widening at Route 19


This project is out for bid and scheduled to begin in the Spring of 2018

Widening of the existing roadway, widening of the existing Reinforced Concrete Slab Bridge carrying Rochester Road (SR 3022) over Coal Run, including signal work, drainage, guide rail, sidewalk, and other miscellaneous construction. 

Projects in the Cranberry Township area


Project 1: I-79 Southbound Exit 85 Ramp Closure,  Jackson Twp.


Beginning March 30 and continuing to mid-June - Interstate 79 Exit 85 Southbound Ramp to Route 19 (at Rock Lake) will be closed for construction.  At times during construction, Route 19 northbound will be closed during non-peak hours from 10 PM to 5 AM.  
Bridge re-opened. 

Project 2:  I-79 Paving Project – Cranberry & Jackson Twp. 


Work on a $16.7 million Interstate for approximately ten miles between Exit 76 (Cranberry) and Exit 88 (Little Creek Road) in Cranberry and Jackson Townships to begin in April for a resurfacing project on I-79 which includes milling, patching, and paving. Project completed November 22, 2017
2018 Paving Project, I-79 North of Exit 88 (Zelienople)

All start dates and project duration provided by
PennDot are approximate and subject to change

Project 3: Route 19 Pavement Repairs 


Repair of center line and edge line joints and other miscellaneous repairs on State Route 19, in Cranberry and Jackson Townships and Zelienople Borough from approximately the Butler/Allegheny County line to approximately 1.4 miles south of Harmony Borough.  Project completed.

Project 4: Freedom Road Bridge over the Turnpike


Utility relocation work in advance of the Freedom Road Bridge Replacement over the PA Turnpike.  Schedule to be determined. 

Project 5: Seneca School Road Bridge Replacement, Jackson Twp. 


Seneca School Road Bridge Replacement. Completed November 21, 2017. 

Construction for the Seneca School Road (Rt. 3027) bridge, spanning Little Connoquenessing Creek in Jackson Township, Butler County, is scheduled to begin as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement Project.
Spring 2018. PPC (Polyester Polymer Concrete) overlay to be completed.