07 - 26 - 2010 Oriental Covered bridge to close for repairs over 2 weeks
Repair work will close the Oriental Covered Bridge on Route 2023 in Susquehanna Twp., Juniata Co., starting today. The bridge will be closed for about 2 weeks & a detour will be in place. The detour will direct drivers to Orient Road, Rt. 3002 in Snyder Co., Rts. 104, 3016 & 3001. PennDOT Juniata Co. Maintenance will perform the repairs, with work starting at 7am. All work is weather dependent. PennDOT expects the bridge to be closed about 2 weeks. Drivers are reminded to obey posted speed limits, follow detour signs, & always buckle up. PennDOT reminds motorists they can log on to 511pa.com or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions before heading out.