Mon Incline to remain closed through weekend
The Monongahela Incline in Mt. Washington will continue to be closed this weekend and into Monday, five days longer than originally scheduled, due to state inspections.
A Port Authority spokeswoman said the agency is working with the state Department of Labor and Industry and is in the midst of a new type of inspection.
Port Authority is operating bus shuttles between the incline's upper and lower stations during the closure.
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