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Route 51 Saw Mill Run Boulevard Bridge Inspection Saturday in Pittsburgh

11/20/2020

Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing inspection activities on Route 51 (Saw Mill Run Boulevard) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Saturday, November 21 weather permitting.

Crews from GAI Consultants and the Pittsburgh Rigging Company will conduct routine inspection activities on the structure that carries the Port Authority of Allegheny County’s South Busway over Route 51 near the Liberty Tunnel.  To allow the inspection to occur, lane closures on Route 51 will occur on Saturday according to the following schedule: 

  • Single lane closure northbound from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

  • Single lane closure southbound from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Motorists can check conditions on major roadways 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 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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