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Route 885 Boulevard of the Allies Bridge Inspections Saturday and Sunday in Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing bridge inspection activities on the Boulevard of the Allies (Route 885) and westbound (inbound) I-376 (Parkway East) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will continue on Saturday and Sunday, February 9-10 weather permitting.

Single-lane and shoulder restrictions will occur as needed on the Boulevard of the Allies, westbound I-376 (Parkway East) and associated ramps in the area of the Birmingham Bridge from 7 a.m. to noon each day. 

Crews from JMT, WSP and the Sofis Rigging Company will conduct the inspection work.

Motorists should be prepared for changing traffic patterns. Please use caution when driving through the area.  Work zone safety is everyone’s responsibility.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles 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 860 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: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010

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