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Squirrel Hill Tunnel Overnight Cleaning Next Week in Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh – PennDOT is announcing washing activities in the Squirrel Hill Tunnel (I-376 Parkway East) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Monday through Thursday nights, September 2-5.
Single-lane restrictions will occur in both directions of the tunnel from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night as crews conduct washing operations.  Work will not occur in the outbound (eastbound) direction until two hours after Wednesday’s Penguins home game.
Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 825 traffic cameras.
511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.
MEDIA CONTACT: Yasmeen Manyisha, 412-429-5044
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