Liberty Bridge ramp to Crosstown to close this weekend

Written by Jon Schmitz on .

snoopyCOMMUTER ALERT: There will be no commuter parking allowed at the North Shore lots on Thursday because of the Pirates 4:05 p.m. game.

UPDATE 1:40 p.m.: Inspection will close the far right lane on the lower deck of the Fort Pitt Bridge from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday. The ramp to West Carson Street will remain open.

UPDATE 12:50 p.m.:  PennDOT has announced that the culvert on Oak Road over Dawson Run in West Deer will reopen by early evening. It underwent a $1.5 million replacement that closed the road on July 5. About 6,400 vehicles use Oak Road on a typical day.

The ramp connecting the Liberty Bridge to northbound Interstate 579-Crosstown Boulevard will be closed from 8 p.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Monday during wall repairs.

More “bathtub” work occurs Friday night, closing the westbound Parkway East at Grant Street at 9 p.m. All traffic must exit there and use Fort Pitt Boulevard to return to the parkway at Stanwix Street. The highway is expected to reopen by noon Saturday. Overnight closures also are scheduled tonight and Thursday at 9 p.m.

Crack sealing on the Parkway West will cause short-term lane closures after 7 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 22 between the Route 22/30/60 interchange in Robinson and the Beaver County line.

Cleaning of the bridge that carries Rosslyn Road over the Parkway West at Rosslyn Farms will cause lane closures after 9 p.m. Thursday. The work will conclude by 5 a.m. Friday.

Slide repairs on Presto-Sygan Road in South Fayette will keep the road closed between Oakridge and Millers Run roads through late August.

Freeport Road in Harmar will have alternating one-way traffic at the bridge between Guys Run Road and the Hulton Bridge from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday as crews place concrete.

Repaving and other work on Soose Road in Shaler will cause alternating one-way traffic at times between Parker and Wible Run roads from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. starting Thursday and continuing weekdays through late August.

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