Beaver Dam Road will be detoured

Hollidaysburg — Plum Contracting Inc. of Greens­burg will implement a 17-day detour of Beaver Dam Road beginning on Tuesday as part of the Canoe Creek Improvements Project in Frankstown Township.

Access to Beaver Damn Road will be closed from Route 22, and traffic will be detoured using Beaver Dam Road, Scotch Valley Road, Quarry Road, Turkey Valley Road and back to Route 22. The detour is about 7.3 miles.

During the closure, a new alignment of the Beaver Dam Road and Route 22 intersection will be constructed.

Work will include excavation, grading and paving of the new roadway.

All work on the $9.6 million project is expected to be completed by November 2019.