Archive for February, 2013

Committee Meets to ‘Revitalize’ Route 219

February 18, 2013

Colonial Media + Entertainment (February 18, 2013)

The Route 219 Corridor in Cattaraugus County is in need of some revitalization, and a committee convened last night to begin the fight for funding to make it happen.

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Contractors clearing way for new U.S. 219 in Pa.

February 18, 2013

Cumberland Times-News (February 18, 2013)

250 acres of trees must come down by end of March before bat returns

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Work on Route 219 expansion officially under way

February 15, 2013

WJAC-TV (February 15, 2013)

Crews removing 250 acres of trees

SOMERSET COUNTY, PA — A project that many people in Somerset County thought would never happen is officially under way.

Work on expanding Route 219 to a four-lane highway from Somerset to Meyersdale started Friday morning with crews cutting down trees along the route.

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