Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
announcing the beginning of a new construction phase on Route 28 in various
municipalities in Allegheny County, will begin tonight, Wednesday night, April
7 weather permitting.
Crews are currently
working from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day this week to implement the next phase of
traffic control on Route 28 between the Highland Park Bridge and Delafield
Avenue. Once implemented, overnight single-lane restrictions will continue from
7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday nights through the duration of the
project. However, the single-lane width will be narrowed to 11 feet in each
Please use caution
when traveling through the work zone.
To help keep motorists
informed as work progresses, PennDOT has created an email distribution list for
Route 28 traffic advisories and construction updates. Enroll by sending email
addresses to email@example.com. Please write “Subscribe – Route 28” in the subject
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
Subscribe to PennDOT
news and traffic alerts in Allegheny, Beaver, and Lawrence counties at www.penndot.gov/District11.
infrastructure in District 11, including completed work and significant
projects, is available at www.penndot.gov/D11Results.
Find PennDOT’s planned and active construction projects at www.projects.penndot.gov.
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and Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/pennsylvaniadot/.
MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010
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