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FILM “KEROSENE” TO CLOSE STRAWBERRY WAY & COFFEY WAY WEDNESDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 22 –EARLY THURSDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 23
The feature film “Kerosene” is filming in and around the Pittsburgh area.
 
We will be filming at SPACE located at 812 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 on Wednesday October 22nd from approximately 6pm to 2am on Thursday October 23rd. Our filming utilizes the back wall of SPACE and our location will be at the intersection of Strawberry Way & Coffey Way. There are no chases, explosions, or gunfire on the day of our filming.

For the safety of the public and our crew, Strawberry Way will be CLOSED from Liberty Avenue to Smithfield Street, and Coffey Way will be CLOSED from 6th Avenue to Strawberry Way to vehicular traffic starting at approximately 7pm on Wednesday October 22nd.

We will have a “movie” emergency vehicle with flashing lights driving on Liberty Avenue. The Pittsburgh Police Department will be assisting us with intermittent traffic control. We are working closely with the City of Pittsburgh and have obtained the necessary permits to park our equipment trucks on Smithfield Street from 7th Avenue to Oliver Avenue. Liberty from 7th Avenue to 7th Street. Wood Street from 6th Avenue to Liberty. You may notice No Parking signs going up in the area soon.

LIBERTY TUNNEL MAINTENANCE ACTIVITIES TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHTS, OCTOBER 22 & 23, IN PITTSBURGH
Maintenance activities in the Liberty Tunnel in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Tuesday and Wednesday nights, Oct. 21-22.

Single-lane traffic will occur from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. according to the following schedule:

• Tuesday night, Oct. 21 – Outbound (southbound) tunnel
• Wednesday night, Oct. 22 – Inbound (northbound) tunnel

I-579 VETERAN’S BRIDGE INSPECTION FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24, IN PITTSBURGH
Inspection activities on the I-579 Veteran’s Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Friday, Oct. 24, weather permitting.
A single-lane closure and shoulder restrictions will occur in the southbound direction on the Veteran’s Bridge on Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  No work will occur in the northbound direction.  All ramps will remain open.

PWSA WILL BE INSTALLING A NEW 15-INCH STORM SEWER ON PENN AVENUE DOWNTOWN MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 – END OF OCTOBER
The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) will be installing a new 15-inch storm sewer on Penn Avenue between 5th Avenue and 6th Street  Downtown.  The PWSA contractor will begin working Monday, September 29, 2014 at 7:00 pm.  The contractor will continue working Monday through Friday from 7:00 pm in the evening until 5:00 am in the morning.  Work is expected to be completed by the end of October.

Any resident who needs additional information should call PWSA Emergency Dispatch 24/7 at (412) 255-2423.

ROUTE 885 BOULEVARD OF THE ALLIES LANE CLOSURE MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 – FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21 IN PITTSBURGH
A lane closure on Route 885 (Boulevard of the Allies) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, Sept. 22 weather permitting.

The right hand lane of inbound (westbound) Route 885 will be closed to traffic around-the-clock beginning at 6 a.m. Monday a.m. through Friday, Nov. 21.  Crews from the A. Martini Company will conduct building repairs between Gist Street and Miltenberger Street.

PennDOT is not involved in this work and is providing this information as a public service announcement only.  For more information, contact Lenny Gallo at 412-271-0420.

Motorists are advised to use caution, allow extra time, and expect changing traffic patterns when traveling through the area.

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.

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