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Northbound Fort Duquesne Bridge Lane Restrictions this Weekend in Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing a northbound lane restriction on the Fort Duquesne Bridge (I-279) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Friday night, September 13 weather permitting.

Single-lane restrictions will occur on the upper deck of the Fort Duquesne Bridge from 10 p.m. Friday night continuously through noon on Saturday. Crews from Bronder Technical Services will conduct preparatory work for the installation of new signs on the bridge.

Please use caution when traveling through the area.

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 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 website.

MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010

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