Lane closing for northbound I-279 in Ross now planned for Friday night
Because of an equipment failure, the closure of the right lane on Interstate 279 northbound in Ross Township, originally scheduled to occur Thursday night instead will occur from 8 p.m. tonight, Friday, through 6 a.m. Saturday, Allegheny County Department of Public Works officials have announced.
The single-lane closure of approximately half a mile of the northbound right lane will occur between Exit 5/Perrysville Avenue and Exit 7/West View.
The work is related to the access road for the Levi Bird Duff Bridge project. The bridge carries Center Avenue in Ross Township over the Parkway North to Cornell Road in Bellevue.
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