ShareThis Page
Home

Road work

| Wednesday, May 15, 2002

Fort Pitt Bridge and Tunnel: Outbound lanes closed through Aug. 31.

Fort Pitt Boulevard: All eastbound lanes closed; Grant Street on-ramp to Parkway East closed; ramp between Smithfield Street Bridge and Grant Street closed. Westbound lanes restricted or closed as needed between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. Mon Wharf parking lot closed.

10th Street and 10th Street Bypass: 10th Street closed between Penn Avenue and 10th Street Bypass. Bypass closed between Fort Duquesne Bridge and Strip District.

Smithfield Street Bridge: Left sidewalk from Downtown to Station Square closed until 7 a.m. Monday when right sidewalk will close until 7 a.m. Oct. 1. Construction because of Fort Pitt Boulevard project.

Boulevard of the Allies: Closed between Liberty Bridge/Crosstown Boulevard to Parkway East from 8 p.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Monday. Road repaving.

Stanwix Street: Exit ramp from Parkway East closed until November because of Fort Pitt Boulevard project. Traffic detoured to Grant Street exit, Boulevard of the Allies to Stanwix Street.

Parkway East: Right lane, inbound, closed between Oakland/Forbes Avenue on-ramp and Fort Pitt Bridge.

Outbound lanes closed overnight through June 1.

Interstate 279/Parkway East: Right lane may close periodically from Interstate 279 north, Banksville on-ramp to Parkway East, Monroeville exit, through June 1.

Interstate 79: Right lane closed, both directions, from Warrendale to Interstate 279, from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. until June. Construction of barrier wall.

Old Clairton Road, Pleasant Hills: Single-lane, alternating traffic between Route 51 and Picture Drive until 3:30 p.m. Friday. Road milling and cleaning.

Upper St. Clair: McMillan Road between Fort Couch and Painters Run roads, and Lesnett Road between Banks Street and McLaughlin Run limited to single-lane, alternating traffic through June 11. Drainage work and roadway reconstruction.

Homestead-Duquesne Road, West Mifflin: Closed between Thompson Run and Homeville roads until June for emergency bridge replacement. Traffic detoured from Bettis Road to Pittsburgh, or from McKeesport Boulevard to Thompson Run Road.

Route 51/West End Circle: Route 51 south ramp to West End Circle closed. Route 51 north traffic at West End Circle rerouted. Traffic from West End Bridge to West Carson Street rerouted.

Route 51/Liberty Interchange: Route 51 south ramp to Liberty Tunnel closed through August. West Liberty Avenue ramp to Route 51 closed through August. Traffic signals at Warrington Avenue and Route 51 turned off through August. Detours at Crane Avenue and Route 51 through August.

Liberty Bridge and Tunnel: Three-lane, outbound traffic across Liberty Bridge 2 to 7 p.m. daily.

Ohio River Boulevard/Route 65: Single-lane traffic, both directions, from Eighth Street in Ambridge to Leetsdale through June. Road construction.

TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.

click me