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Route 885 Boulevard of the Allies Lane Restrictions this Week in Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing lane restrictions on the Boulevard of the Allies (Route 885) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Tuesday through Saturday, December 3-7 weather permitting.

Single-lane restrictions will occur in both directions on the Boulevard of the Allies between the Liberty Bridge and Bates Street according to the following schedule: 

  • Tuesday through Thursday, December 3-5 – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

  • Friday and Saturday, December 6-7 – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday

Crews will conduct substructure repairs and ADA ramp installation work.

Please use caution while driving through the area.  Work zone safety is everyone’s responsibility.

To help keep motorists informed as work progresses, PennDOT has created an email distribution list for Route 885 Boulevard of the Allies traffic advisories and construction updates. Enroll by sending email addresses to Please write “Subscribe – Boulevard of the Allies” in the subject line.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 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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