INBOUND FORT PITT TUNNEL TO CLOSE FOR REPAIRS TONIGHT, APRIL 15, IN PITTSBURGH
The inbound (eastbound) Fort Pitt Tunnel in the City of Pittsburgh will close tonight at 10 p.m. for ceiling repairs.
Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight the inbound Fort Pitt tunnel will close completely to traffic as crews remove a section of the suspended tunnel ceiling. Traffic will be detoured.
- From eastbound (inbound) I-376 Parkway West, take Exit 69-C (West End) to northbound Route 51
- Follow northbound Route 51 to Route 837 (Carson Street)
- Bear right onto Route 837
- Follow Route 837 to the ramp for eastbound I-376
- End detour
PennDOT urges motorists to consider alternate routes. The work should be completed by 5 a.m. Wednesday morning. The tunnel will be re-opened immediately if repairs are completed sooner than anticipated.
PORT AUTHORITY MEDIA ADVISORY: GOOD FRIDAY, APRIL 18, DOWNTOWN SERVICE CENTER CLOSED
Port Authority of Allegheny County's bus, T and incline service will follow regular weekday schedules on Friday, April 18 (Good Friday), but the Downtown Service Center on Smithfield Street will be closed in observance of the holiday.
The Customer Service phone line will be open Friday from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
On Saturday and Easter Sunday, the Customer Service phone line will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and transit service will follow Saturday and Sunday schedules, respectively.
FORT PITT TUNNEL OVERNIGHT CLEANING SUNDAY NIGHT, APRIL 13 –THURSDAY NIGHT, APRIL 17, IN PITTSBURGH
Cleaning operations in the Fort Pitt Tunnel in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Sunday night, April 13.
Single lane traffic will occur in each direction of the tunnel from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly through Thursday night, April 17..
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.