Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
announcing overnight lane restrictions on I-376 (Parkway East) in the City of
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will continue Monday through Friday nights, July
15-19 weather permitting.
I-376 will be reduced
to a single-lane in each direction in various locations between the Fort Pitt
Bridge and the Squirrel Hill Tunnel.
Crews will conduct median barrier repair and drainage improvements.
Restrictions will occur from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursdays nights.
Work will occur from Friday night at 9 p.m. to noon on Saturday.
Work will not begin
until one hour after the end of the Pirate home game.
Motorists should use
caution when traveling through the area.
To help keep motorists
informed as work progresses, PennDOT has created an email distribution list for
I-376 Parkway East traffic advisories and construction updates. Enroll by
sending email addresses to email@example.com. Please write “Subscribe – Parkway East”
in the subject line.
Motorists can check
conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and
available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts,
traffic speed information and access to more than 950 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
MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010
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