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Bridge Inspection Work Sunday in Pittsburgh


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing inspection activities in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Sunday, August 2 weather permitting.

Bridge inspection work, requiring single-lane restrictions, will occur from 6 a.m. to noon Sunday in the following locations: 

  • Inbound (westbound) I-376 (Parkway East) between the Stanwix Street (Exit 70D) off-ramp to the Fort Pitt Bridge

  • Interstate connector from the Fort Duquesne Bridge (I-279) to eastbound (outbound) I-376 Parkway East

Crews from Mackin Engineering and the Sofis Rigging Company will conduct the inspections 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 1,000 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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