LIBERTY BRIDGE INSPECTION FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19, IN PITTSBURGH
Work to inspect the Liberty Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Friday, Dec. 19 weather permitting.
Right lane closures will occur as needed from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in both directions on the bridge. Lane closures will not occur simultaneously in each direction.
FILMING NEAR CRECHE IN USX PLAZA AND PPG SKATING RINK SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20
On Saturday, December 20 between the hours of 8 am and approx. 5pm, there will be a feature film shooting some non-dialogue scenes near the cresch in USX Plaza and around the skating rink at PPG Place.
There are no traffic restrictions and the public will have full access to those areas, though they may be on camera while the cameras are rolling. There will be artificial snow foam distributed which is water-based, non-polluting and will be cleared away after the scenes have been completed. The film is working closely with representatives from USX, PPG and the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese in the planning of these shots.
EVENING CLOSURE AT WOOD STREET AND FORBES AVE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24 – WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24
As part of the infrastructure improvements to Forbes Ave., evening closure of the southbound lane of Wood Street at Forbes will begin on Monday November 24, 2014.
This work will occur every evening from 10 pm – 6 am until approximately 12/24/14. A detour is in place for thru-traffic.
FORBES AVENUE BETWEEN SMITHFIELD AND MARKET STREETS CLOSED NOVEMBER 10 – FALL 2015
A. Merante Contracting, Inc, contractor for a City of Pittsburgh infrastructure project, will be closing Forbes Avenue between Smithfield and Wood Streets for an estimated 8 - 12 months to work on underground utilities and vaults. Temporary fencing on the curb line is already in place, and Forbes Avenue will close to vehicular traffic on Monday, November 10. Pedestrians will be able to use the sidewalks and access the businesses.
THREE INBOUND LANES CENTRE AVENUE BETWEEN CRAWFORD STREET AND WASHINGTON PLACE CLOSED UNTIL MID-DECEMBER 2014
PWSA is installing a dedicated storm sewer designed to handle anticipated future flows from the Upper Hill and Lower Hill redevelopment projects. Work continues until mid-December 2014.
STRIP DISTRICT: THREE RIVERS HERITAGE TRAIL CLOSED UNTIL LATE SPRING/EARLY SUMMER 2015
A detour is in place on the Strip District segment of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail between 11th and 22nd Street. This section of the trail will remain closed for underground utility work and has been extended through late spring/early summer 2015..
Trail users should use Smallman Street during this time. Cyclists may use the sidewalk on 11th Street. View a map of the detour.
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
The 10th 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.