PennDOT Announces Plans Display for Traffic Signal Upgrades in Union City, Erie County


PennDOT Announces Plans Display for Traffic Signal Upgrades in Union City, Erie County

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Borough of Union City invite the public review plans for traffic signal upgrades along Route 6/Route 8 (Main Street) in Union City, Erie County.

The project will includes the replacement of the existing traffic signals with modern equipment at the three intersections in Union City, including the following:

• South Main Street, Concord Street (Route 2010) and Second Avenue;
• North Main Street and High Street (Route 2008); and
• North Main Street and Market Street (Route 2032).

The project includes signal timings for better traffic flow and radius improvements to help larger vehicles maneuver through turns will also be implemented. Work will also include the construction of pedestrian curb ramps, upgraded signs, and pavement markings.

Work is expected to occur during the 2020 construction season.

Plans for the project will be displayed:
Date: June 4 to June 27, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (Monday to Friday)
Location: Union City Borough Building
13 South Main Street
Union City, PA 16438

Plans can also be viewed online at by clicking on the Public Meetings/Studies link under the Resource heading and then choosing the box labeled Union City Signal Upgrades.

No detours are anticipated with the project, though motorists may encounter lane restrictions.

The plans display is an opportunity for the public to review and comment on the project’s potential effect upon Cultural Resources pursuant to the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation’s 36 CFR Part 800 regulations implementing Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act.

The display is being held in a facility that complies with requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and it is accessible to individuals who have disabilities. Also, the project documents will be made available in alternative languages or formats if requested. If you need translation/interpretation services or have special needs or have special concerns that require individual attention, we ask that you contact Tom McClelland, PennDOT project manager at (814) 678-7081 or, no later than June 14, 2019