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OVERNIGHT INBOUND LIBERTY TUNNEL CLOSURE TONIGHT, AUGUST 27, IN PITTSBURGH
An overnight closure of the inbound (northbound) Liberty Tunnel in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Wednesday night, Aug. 27.

An overnight closure of the inbound (northbound) Liberty Tunnel will occur from 8 p.m. Wednesday night, Aug. 27 to 6 a.m. Thursday morning, Aug. 28 as crews conduct line painting operations and sign installation.

Traffic will be detoured. Motorists are advised to consider alternate routes. Signs will be posted to guide motorists using the official posted detour:

Inbound Posted Detour:

  • At the tunnel, take Route 51 (Saw Mill Run Boulevard) north
  • Take ramp towards I-376 West/South Route 19 (Carnegie/Airport/West End)
  • Bear left  to South Route 19 (Banksville Road)
  • Bear left to east I-376 (Parkway West)
  • Follow I-376 Parkway West eastbound through the Fort Pitt Tunnel
  • Bear right onto eastbound I-376 Parkway East
  • Take the Parkway East to Grant Street (Exit 71-A)
  • From Grant Street, make a right onto Boulevard of the Allies (Route 885)
  • Take Boulevard of the Allies east to Liberty Bridge and Tunnels
  • End detour

FORT PITT TUNNEL INSPECTION WEDNESDAY NIGHT, AUGUST 27, IN PITTSBURGH
Tunnel inspection activities in the Fort Pitt Tunnel (I-376) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur on Wednesday night, Aug. 27.

A left lane closure in the Fort Pitt Tunnel in each direction will occur from 10 p.m. Wednesday night to 5 a.m. Thursday morning.

LIBERTY BRIDGE WASHING ACTIVITIES NIGHTLY WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28 – FRIDAY, AUGUST 29 IN PITTSBURGH
Washing activities on the Liberty Bridge (Route 3069) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Wednesday night, Aug. 27  weather permitting.

Short-term lane restrictions will occur as needed nightly from Wednesday through Friday nights, Aug. 27-29 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. 

Crews from the PennDOT maintenance force will conduct the bridge washings.

LIBERTY TUNNEL OVERNIGHT CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE THURSDAY NIGHT, AUGUST 28, IN PITTSBURGH
Cleaning and maintenance operations in the Liberty Tunnel in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Thursday night, August 28.

Single-lane traffic will occur in the outbound (southbound) direction from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

PORT AUTHORITY MEDIA ADVISORY: WABASH TUNNEL CLOSURE MONDAY, AUGUST 25 – FRIDAY, AUGUST 29
The Wabash Tunnel will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily next week (Monday, August 25 through Friday, August 29) for ventilation fan replacement.

The tunnel provides a shortcut for motorists between Route 51 and the South Side. Port Authority routes do not normally use the tunnel.

FORT PITT TUNNEL OVERNIGHT MAINTENANCE AND CLEANING MONDAY-FRIDAY, AUGUST 25-29, IN PITTSBURGH
Maintenance and cleaning operations in the Fort Pitt Tunnel in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur next week Monday-Friday nights, Aug. 25-29.

Single-lane traffic will occur in each direction for slow-moving tunnel cleaning and maintenance operations nightly from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. through Friday night, Aug. 29.

FORBES AVENUE CLOSURE FROM WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8, 2013 – APPROXIMATELY MAY 2015
Forbes Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh, between Wood Street and Market Square, will be closed starting on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, for approximately sixteen months to assist in the construction of The Gardens development at Market Square.  

This closure will include the travel lane into Market Square from Wood Street and both parking lanes.  The sidewalks along Forbes Avenue will remain open to provide pedestrian access as necessary to the businesses and to Market Square.  

To assist with access to and from Market Square, Forbes Avenue will open to two-way traffic from Stanwix Street to Market Square during this time.  Access to local businesses will be maintained.

Port Authority riders should be alert to temporary relocation of bus stops in the affected area.  All work is weather dependant and may be rescheduled, if required.

For additional information, please contact Millcraft Investments, at (724) 229-8800.

10TH STREET BRIDGE PROJECT TO RESTRICT TRAFFIC JUNE 19 – DECEMBER 2014 
The10th Street Bridge connecting Downtown and the South Side will be restricted to one lane in both directions starting Wednesday, June 19, as a $4 million rehabilitation project begins. 

The restriction and closure of one sidewalk will continue until the project is completed in December 2014.

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