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Water Authority plans construction

Altoona Water Authority workers will replace a water line on 58th Street between Sixth Avenue and California Avenue in Eldorado between mid-June and late September.

There will be traffic disruptions during working hours, which generally will be from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Those disruptions will include a restriction to one-lane on 58th Street, with flaggers. During the construction period, Evergreen Manors residents should use the California Avenue, rather than the Boyce Avenue access.

BEDFORD

Moose Riders to host special prom

The Bedford 480 Moose Riders will host their second annual Special Accommodations Prom from 2 to

5 p.m. Sunday at the Bedford Moose Lodge banquet room.

The prom is themed “Under the Sea” and is open to people 14 years and up who have autism or other disabilities and their guests, chaperones or parents.

There will be music, special lighting, professional photography, food and more. Attendees from Cumberland, Md., and Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Somerset and other surrounding counties are welcomed to attend.

Prom participants will receive a wrist corsage or boutonniere and a remembrance gift from the Moose Riders.

Those interested are asked to make reservations by calling or texting Stacy at 814-494-2263, Tonya at 301-697-6804 or Deb at 814-285-2552. A reservation can also be made by leaving a message on the Bedford 480 Moose Riders Facebook page. The group is taking reservations until Saturday.

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