Work Begins on Muddy Run Culverts Replacement Project

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that HRI, Inc., of State College, will begin work on Monday, June 8, on the first of three sections.

On Monday, the contractor will place a detour for the box culvert on Route 1009 (Moore Street) and 11th Street. Work being done at this culvert includes culvert replacement, drainage upgrades, ADA ramps and pavement.

The detour route is less than a mile. Southbound traffic will follow 14th Street, Washington Street, and 9th Street. Northbound traffic will follow 10th Street, Mifflin Street, and 14th Street. The detour will be in place from June 8th until August 20, 2020.

Overall work on this project consists the replacement of three box culverts in Huntingdon County. One on Route 26 over Muddy Run Culvert, the second on Moore Street at the intersection with 9th Street, and the third on Moore Street at the intersection with 11th Street.

All work on this approximately $3 million project is expected to be completed by September 2021. All work is weather dependent.

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