transportation
TODAY: Public Meeting for the Greenfield Avenue Bridge Project

TODAY: Public Meeting for the Greenfield Avenue Bridge Project

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works Bureau of Transportation and Engineering is holding a Public Meeting for the Greenfield Avenue Bridge Project which will replace the existing structure and include minor roadway upgrades. The new structure will be constructed on the existing alignment following complete demolition of the existing bridge. The purpose of...
Browns Hill/Beechwood Boulevard Traffic Improvement Project

Browns Hill/Beechwood Boulevard Traffic Improvement Project

From the Department of Public Works Bureau of Transportation and Engineering: The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works advises that MATCON Diamond has been awarded the Brownshill/ Beechwood Blvd construction project. Work will begin on December 11, 2012 and continue through October 2013. Drivers can expect lane restrictions and delays during the construction period....
Paving on Greenfield Ave and Murray Ave

Paving on Greenfield Ave and Murray Ave

From the Department of Public Works: Expect street paving in Greenfield during the first three weeks of May (weather/contractor schedule dependent) at the following locations: Greenfield Avenue from 2nd Ave to Kaercher Street, and Murray Avenue from Burchfield Ave to Hazelwood Ave
Paving on Murray Avenue between Forbes Ave and Forward Ave, April 16th through 19th

Paving on Murray Avenue between Forbes Ave and Forward Ave, April 16th through 19th

The City of Pittsburgh advises that the Department of Public Works will begin Paving Construction on Murray Avenue from Forbes Avenue to Forward Avenue beginning Monday, April 16, 2012 through Thursday, April 19, 2012 from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Delays will be likely.
MOVE PGH Transportation Planning Meeting

MOVE PGH Transportation Planning Meeting

What: Presentation on the “how and why” of the City of Pittsburgh’s first ever transportation plan. The “who” is YOU. A truly multimodal experience! When: Thursday, February 2nd, 6 pm to 9 pm Where: Carnegie Mellon University – Porter Hall (Campus Map Building #3B) More info at PLANPGH’s website, the facebook event page, and the...
McCaslin Street Closure starting Monday, December 5th.

McCaslin Street Closure starting Monday, December 5th.

The City of Pittsburgh advises that a road closure will be in place on McCaslin Street between Greenfield Avenue and Deely Street, in the Greenfield neighborhood, beginning at 7:00 a.m., Monday, December 5, 2011, for up to two weeks depending on contractor progress and weather. Independent Enterprise will be doing utility work in the vicinity...
Greenfield Bridge Implosion scheduled

Greenfield Bridge Implosion scheduled

From the Pittsburgh Post Gazette: http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_764046.html More than 20 years of catching concrete crumbles above one of Pittsburgh’s busiest highways has persuaded city officials to demolish the once-magnificent Greenfield Bridge. The city intends to implode the 89-year-old bridge onto the Parkway East more than 100 feet below in 2014 and rebuild it, said Patrick E....
Greenfield Avenue Detour

Greenfield Avenue Detour

The City of Pittsburgh advises that traffic restrictions/road closure will be in place on Greenfield Avenue, between Ronald and McCaslin Streets in the Greenfield neighborhood, beginning at 7:00 a.m., Thursday, October 20, 2011, for up to three weeks depending on contractor progress and weather.  Independent Enterprise will be doing utility work in the vicinity of...
Ribbon Cutting - Eliza Furnace Trail Bridge

Ribbon Cutting – Eliza Furnace Trail Bridge

What: Ribbon Cutting ceremony Where: Eliza Furnace Trail Bridge When: Monday, October 3rd, 2011 – 12 noon to 1 pm   The new bridge carrying the Eliza Furnace Trail over Bates Street will be opening on Monday, October 3rd.¬† The intersection recently underwent an extensive improvement project that widened the road, installed a bridge with...