Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
announcing island removal work on Second Avenue in the City of Pittsburgh,
Allegheny County will occur Monday through Friday, February 24-28 weather
Island removal work
requiring lane shifts on Second Avenue will occur between South 10th Street and the Birmingham Bridge. A
single-lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained around-the-clock
while the work occurs.
short-term traffic stoppages of five minutes or less will occur on Saturday,
February 22 from 9:45 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. as the Port Authority conducts
opposite direction vehicle clearance testing.
The work is part of
the $7.17 million I-376 Parkway East Wall Rehabilitation project. The Joseph B.
Fay Company is the prime contractor.
Motorists can check
conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter
conditions on 2,900 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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