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District 11 Public Meetings


Commercial Street Bridge Feasibility Study Briefing (SR 376 A62)

The Commercial Street Bridge is located along Interstate 376 within the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County.  The existing structure spans over the Nine Mile Watershed, Frick Park, and Commercial Street. A public meeting was held on Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 to provide an overview of the activities completed during the Feasibility Study and to review the anticipated project schedule moving forward. Conceptual structure replacement options were presented to the public for review and feedback. 

As part of PENNDOT’s public involvement process we have provided a PowerPoint presentation to learn more about the project and to provide an opportunity for you to provide feedback.  At your convenience please provide your feedback by accessing the SurveyMonkey hyperlink located at the end of the PowerPoint presentation. Please contact Mike Szurley, P.E., Project Manager, at (412)-429-5035 or via e-mail at miszurley@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information SR0376 A62 Bridge Feasibility Study

Route 30 Upgrade  (SR 30, B07)

The SR 30 Upgrade Project (SR 30-B07) is located in Greene Township, Beaver County.  The proposed scope of work includes improvements to alignment, grades, and super elevation of S.R. 30 in Greene Township, Beaver County. The project area begins approximately 0.4 miles east of the West Virginia border and proceeds eastward to approximately 1 mile west of the intersection with S.R. 168. The project includes the realignment, reconstruction, and resurfacing of S.R. 30 and the realignment and reconstruction of the S.R. 30 intersection with Red Dog Road. The project also involves the replacement, reconstruction, and/or removal of drainage associated with existing S.R. 30 and the relocation of existing aerial and underground utilities.

Construction is slated to begin in 2020.  As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation to learn more about the project.  Please contact Bob Slagel, P.E., Project Manager, at 412.429.4926 or via email at rslagel@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information: SR0030 B07 Upgrade

Neville Island Bridge Rehabilitation Project  (SR 0079, A61)

The Neville Island Bridge Project (SR 79-A61) is located in Neville Township, Robinson Township, and Glenfield Borough, Allegheny County.  The preservation scope-of-work for the two mainline bridge structures includes: Structural steel repairs, fatigue-prone detail retrofits, full structure paint, deck joint replacement and repair, deck and parapet concrete repairs, bearing replacement and repair, substructure concrete spall and crack repairs, bridge drainage downspout repair, update approach guiderail/bridge barrier connections, repair light poles. . The general preservation scope-of-work for the four sign structures includes: Replacement of various bolts and sign connection hardware, replacement of deteriorated conduit and fittings, replacement of damaged luminaries, and full and spot painting with galvanized coating.  A detour will be utilized for some parts of the project and has the potential to impact the motoring public. 

Construction is slated to begin in 2020.  As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation to learn more about the project.  Please contact Mike Sokol, P.E., Project Manager, at 412.429.4898 or via email at msokol@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information:  SR0079 A61 Detour Slides

The Washington Road Roadway Improvement Project (SR 19, A75)

The Washington Road Roadway Improvement Project (SR 19, A75) is located in Upper St. Clair, Bethel Park and Mt. Lebanon, Allegheny County.  This project will include milling & paving, guiderail updates, drainage upgrades, base and joint repairs, ADA curb updates, signal replacements with new mast arms and new signing and pavement markings.

The project will be constructed under lane restrictions with one lane in each direction open for traffic and is expected to take place during the 2020 construction season.  As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation to learn more about the project.  Please contact Cherie DiDomenico, Project Manager, at 412.429.4868 or via email at  cdidomenic@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information: SR 19 A75 Public Involvement

Neshannock Falls Road Bridge Project (SR 956, L13)

The scope of work involves replacement of the existing bridge with a precast concrete box culvert and minor approach roadway paving to tie into the new structure.  Additional work will include guiderail updates and signing and pavement marking updates.  The project will be constructed under a roadway detour and will include minor right-of-way acquisition to facilitate construction and continued maintenance of the new structure.

Construction for this project is slated to begin in the fall of 2020.  As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation to learn more about the project.  Please contact Chris Ciesa, P.E., Project Manager, at 412.429.4914 or via email at cciesa@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information:  SR 956-L13 Project Information

Boulevard of the Allies Bridge Presentation Project (SR 885, A46)

The Boulevard of the Allies Bridge Preservation Project (SR 885,A46) is located in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County.  The project consists of bridge rehabilitation activities on six structures associated with the Boulevard of the Allies and S.R. 376.  Rehabilitation activities include expansion dam replacement, deck repairs and overlays, concrete and steel repairs, repainting, and drainage repairs.

The project will be constructed utilizing detours and is expected to take place during the 2021-2022 construction season.  As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation to learn more about the project.  Please contact Cheryl Solosky, P.E., Project Manager, at 412.429.5056 or via email at csolosky@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information: Blvd of Allies - Public Presentation|

Glenwood Bridge Pedestrian Ramp Project (SR 837, A43)

The project consists of construction of a pedestrian walkway and a pedestrian ramp at SR 885 Glenwood Bridge and SR 837 interchange.  The pedestrian walkway will connect the existing concrete sidewalk along SR 8059 Ramp A to the existing concrete sidewalk along SR 885 Glenwood Bridge. The walkway will be an ADA compliant on-grade switchback consisting of a sloped cement concrete sidewalk placed on Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Slope (GRS). The pedestrian ramp will provide access between SR 0837, Baldwin Road, Mifflin Road, and SR 8059 Ramp A.

Construction for this project is slated to begin on 2020. As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation to learn more about the project. Please contact Jared Grafton, P.E., Project Manager, at 412.429.4906 or via email at jgrafton@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information:  SR 837, A43 Presentation

30 (Ardmore Boulevard) Culvert Replacement Projects (SR 30, A31 and A32)

The scope of work will involve the replacement of three culverts with approach work along Ardmore Boulevard in Forest Hills Borough, Allegheny County.  The project will be conducted in three phases and Ardmore Boulevard will not be detoured during construction. 

Construction for these projects is slated to begin in the fall 2019/spring of 2020. As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentations to learn more about the projects. Please contact Mark Krajcovic, P. E., Project Manager, at 412.429.2812 or via email at mkrajcovic@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Please check out the Project Information Presentations: 
SR 30 Public Meeting Power Point (Section A31 and Section A32) (2MB)
SR 30 Public Meeting Power Point (Section A30)  (2MB)

East Carson Street Safety Improvement Project (SR 837, Section A42)

A public meeting was held on March 19, 2018 for the East Carson Street Safety Improvement Project (SR 837, Section A42). As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation, meeting displays, and a video rendering so you can learn more about the project.

SR 837 - Public Meeting Presentation PowerPoint (5MB pdf)
Display Boards (16MB pdf)
Route 837 East Carson Street Safety Improvement Project (YouTube)

Highland Park Interchange Reconstruction Project (SR 28, Section A56)

A sound barrier meeting was held on February 12, 2019 at the Sharpsburg VFW for the benefitted property owners and renters in Aspinwall Borough and O'Hara Township associated with the Highland Park Interchange Reconstruction Project (SR 28, Section A56) located in Aspinwall Borough, Fox Chapel Borough, Sharpsburg Boroughs, City of Pittsburgh, and O'Hara Township, Allegheny County.  The purpose of the meeting was to provide voting information to the benefited property owners and residential renters in regards to having a sound barrier constructed (or not constructed) near their homes.  Additionally, provided was information on the type, style and color of the proposed sound barriers on the community side if they wish to have PennDOT construct the barrier.

The property owners and renters that benefited from a sound barrier voted for installation of sound barriers on both sides of State Route 28. On the Aspinwall side a solid barrier with a texture and color of Gray Ashlar Stone will be installed. On the O’Hara side the sound barrier will be a solid barrier with Tan Ashlar Stone. The project is scheduled to begin construction late summer of 2020.

As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation and meeting displays to learn more about the sound barriers.  Please contact Mark Young, District Environmental Manager, at (412) 429-4858 or via e-mail at markyoung@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns regarding the sound barriers

Sound Barrier Meeting Displays  (10MB)
Sound Barrier Meeting Presentation

A public meeting was held on December 12, 2017 at the Fox Chapel Area High School Auditorium for the Highland Park Interchange Reconstruction Project (SR 28, Section A56) located in Aspinwall Borough, Fox Chapel Borough, Sharpsburg Boroughs, City of Pittsburgh, and O'Hara Township, Allegheny County.

The purpose of the project is to address the existing bottleneck and congested traffic flow on SR 28 (Allegheny Valley Expressway) and other operational and safety issues within the SR 28/Highland Park Bridge and Freeport Road Interchange. The proposed project involves reconstruction of SR 28 to reestablish two travel lanes in each direction through the interchange, construction of improved acceleration and deceleration ramps, bridge preservation work, and miscellaneous operational and safety improvements.  Noise walls are being evaluated as part of the project. The Highland Park Bridge river crossing and the Riverfront 47 Development are not part of this project. Construction for this project is not anticipated until Spring 2020.

As part of PENNDOT's public involvement process we have attached a PowerPoint presentation, video rendering of the project, meeting displays, and a comment/feedback form to learn more about the project and to provide you an opportunity to provide feedback. Please contact Erik Porter, P.E., Senior Project Manager, at (412) 429-4869 or via e-mail at eporter@pa.gov if you have any questions or concerns.

Press Release
Public Meeting Presentation (2MB)
Video Rendering of the Project (YouTube)
Displays.pdf (6MB)
Comment Form