McKees Rocks Bridge Inspection Underway Resumes This Week, 3/18-3/23
PennDOT is announcing inspection activities are underway on the McKees Rocks Bridge (Route 3104) in McKees Rocks Borough and the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County.
Inspection activities will occur on the bridge from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, March 15 and Monday through Saturday, March 18-23. To allow the inspection to occur, a single-lane restriction on the bridge will be implemented. One lane will remain open in each direction during the inspections. Additionally, some inspection activities will be conducted from below the bridge.
Crews from Gannett Fleming, Inc., CDM Smith, and the Sofis Rigging Company will conduct the work.
Motorists are advised to use caution and expect changing traffic patterns when traveling through the area.
Route 837 West Carson Street Utility Work will Continue through Late June
PennDOT District 11 is announcing natural gas line replacement work on West Carson Street (Route 837) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Friday night, March 1 weather permitting.
Overnight single-lane restrictions will occur as needed on West Carson Street between Smithfield Street Bridge and Fort Pitt Bridge from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights through late June. Crews from the M. O’Herron Company will conduct natural gas line installation. Flaggers and police will assist motorists through the work zone. The work will be conducted in advance of a future roadway reconstruction project.
PennDOT is not involved in this work and is providing this information as a public service announcement only. For additional information contact Erin O’Donnell at People Natural Gas at 412-208-6614.
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