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Southbound I-579 Veterans Bridge Repairs Tuesday in Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing deck repairs on the southbound I-579 Veterans Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Tuesday, March 24 weather permitting.

A single-lane restriction will occur on the southbound I-579 Veterans Bridge near the southbound Route 28 on-ramp from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday. 

PennDOT bridge crews will conduct the concrete repair work. 

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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