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PA 65 North to be extended in New Castle

I got an e-mail tip earlier this month informing me that PA 65 will be extended a little further North in New Castle. The following was found in the Ellwood City Ledger.

The state will redesignate a section of East Washington Street from the city line to Croton Street as Route 65, which now ends at the city limits. Signs to that effect will be installed this year.


Croton Street carries PA 108 and PA 168. Now, the article states that PA 65 ends at that city limits, which is just North of the US 422 Bypass. However, in state official maps as late as 2006 (see below), PA 65 ends at Taylor St./Butler Ave. which carries Business US 422.

Either way, it's a small extension of the route that follows the Ohio River from Pittsburgh to Rochester and then turns north to New Castle.



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