OUTBOUND LIBERTY TUNNEL ELECTRICAL MAINTENANCE MONDAY NIGHT, NOVEMBER 23, IN PITTSBURGH
Electrical maintenance in the outbound (southbound) Liberty Tunnel in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Monday night, November 23.
A single-lane restriction will occur in the outbound tunnel from 10 p.m. Monday night to 5 a.m. Tuesday morning for electrical maintenance.
PWSA WILL REPAIR A SEWER ON EXCHANGE WAY IN DOWNTOWN MONDAY – FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23 - 27
The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) will make emergency repairs to a sewer on Exchange Way in Downtown.
The PWSA Contractor will be working, Monday, November 23, 2015, through Friday, November 27, 2015, from 7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. (weekdays only)
Due to extensive work, Exchange Way between 10th Street and Garrison Place will be closed to all traffic until repairs are completed.
PWSA does not anticipate any impact on water service.
Any customer who needs additional information should call PWSA Emergency Dispatch 24/7 at 412.255.2423.
SCHEDULES FOR 22 PORT AUTHORITY BUS ROUTES ADJUSTED EFFECTIVE SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22.
Port Authority regularly adjusts schedules four times a year. The next round of regular service adjustments will take place in March 2016.
To view new schedules, please click on the route name below.
2 Mount Royal – Some weekday trip times will be adjusted.
4 Troy Hill – On weekdays, the round trip scheduled to arrive and leave Downtown at 9th Street and Penn at 6:45 p.m. will now arrive and leave at 7:00 p.m. Additionally, some weekday and Saturday trip times will be adjusted.
21 Coraopolis – On weekdays, a new outbound trip will depart Stanwix at Penn at 5:20 a.m. and a new inbound trip will depart from Sewickley at 11:49 p.m. Some trip times will also be adjusted.
22 McCoy – Some weekday trip times will be adjusted.
26 Chartiers – On weekdays, service frequency and travel times have changed, resulting in most departure times changing as well.
27 Fairywood – Some weekday and weekend trip times will be adjusted.
29 Robinson – Some weekday trip times will be adjusted.
51 Carrick – Several early morning and late evening trips will no longer serve WalMart due to a change in store hours. The trip arriving and leaving Downtown at 1:30 a.m. will now arrive and leave at 1:35 a.m. and some trip times will be adjusted.
52L Homeville Limited – Five minutes travel time has been added in each direction due to the Homeville Road Bridge detour.
53 Homestead Park – The three remaining evening round trips will be converted to 53L routes.
53L Homestead Park Limited – The weekday inbound trip arriving in Downtown at 8:47 a.m. will arrive one minute later. The round trip arriving and leaving Downtown at 7:15 p.m. will arrive and leave at 7:20 p.m. Additionally, outbound Waterfront trips will be rerouted within the Waterfront.
59 Mon Valley – All trips have been rerouted through North Braddock, Braddock, Rankin and Swissvale due to the Tassey Hollow Bridge reconstruction.
61A North Braddock – This route will be renamed 61A Swissvale as all trips have been shortened to start and end at Swissvale Station due to the Tassey Hollow Bridge reconstruction.
61B Braddock-Swissvale – All trips have been lengthened to serve Corey Avenue and North Braddock due to the Tassey Hollow Bridge reconstruction. All trips will be rerouted via Bell Avenue and Verona Street to and from Braddock Avenue.
74 Homewood-Squirrel Hill – Weekday and Saturday trip times will be adjusted.
75 Ellsworth – All weekday and weekend trips will extend to the South Side Works Terminal. All times will be adjusted.
Four weekday round trips will be eliminated. Two Saturday round trips and one Sunday round trip will be eliminated.
87 Friendship – Some weekday and weekend trip times will be adjusted. The round trip arriving and leaving Downtown at 7:03 a.m. will arrive and leave at 7:01 a.m.
89 Garfield Commons - Some weekday trip times will be adjusted.
Red Line – The weekday outbound trip leaving Allegheny Station at 5 p.m. will now extend to South Hills Village.
The outbound trips leaving Allegheny Station at 4:36 p.m. and 4:48 p.m. will now end at Overbrook Junction.
The inbound trips leaving South Hills Village at 5:19 p.m. will instead begin at Overbrook Junction at 5:30 p.m.
Mon Incline – Operations will resume pending the completion of the incline rebuild project.
BRIDGE WASHING ACTIVITIES CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT, NOVEMBER 16 – FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27 IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Bridge washing activities on various roadways in Allegheny County, will continue Monday night, November 16 weather permitting.
Lane restrictions for bridge washing activities will occur as needed in the following locations:
- West End Bridge nightly from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Friday, November 27
- Fort Duquesne Bridge ramp to Fort Duquesne Boulevard nightly from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Thursday, November 19
SMITHFIELD STREET TEMPORARY REOPENING MONDAY, OCTOBER 26
Smithfield Street between Fourth and fifth Avenues will be temporarily reopened Monday afternoon, October 26.
Due to underground utility interference, the work within the intersections that necessitated the closure has been postponed and will resume after miscellaneous utility work is performed. When the underground work resumes, the closure will be reestablished.
If you have any questions, please contact Ken Olup, Project Manager via email at KennethOlup@hillintl.com.
THREE RIVERS HERITAGE TRAIL AT ALLEGHENY LANDING
Trail users are urged to exercise caution when using the lower portion of the trail between the 6th and 7th Street Bridges on the North Shore.
Beginning Monday, August 10, the trail narrows due to ongoing construction and construction vehicles may be present.
FORBES AVENUE BETWEEN SMITHFIELD AND WOOD STREETS CLOSED UNTIL DECEMBER 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.
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.