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DID NOT WANT REQUESTS TODAY. KEY: WE ARE LEARNING MORE ABOUT A PROJECT THAT WILL BE RESTRICTING PTAR OF THE PARKWAY EAST FOR TWO WEEKS. THIS PROCTJE ON THE INBOUND LANES OF THE EXIT. MARCIEIP CRIANI ON WHAT DRIVER NEED TO KNOW. >> T WHEORK IS SET TO BEGIN 9:00 FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTIENU FOR 15 DAYS. HERE IS WHEN YOU WILL SEE RESTRICTIONS ON THIS SECTION OF THE PARKWAY INBOUND, NEAR BATES STREET. ADDING TO THE EXIT LANE HE,ER THE GLENWOOD OFFRAMP WILL BE CLOSED. >> IT NEEDS IT, IT DESPERATELY NEEDS IT. >> I HAVE AN ALMOST CLIPPED A DOZEN TIMES BY MIRRORS. >> IT’S HORRLEIB TRYING TO PULL OUT ONTO BATES STRT.EE >> THE CONGESTION OFTEN CREATED BY THE BACKUP ON THE PARKWAY ABOVE NDSEE TO CHANGE DESPITE THE UPCOMING INCONVENIENCE TO GET THERE. >> ALL THE RAMPS WILL BE SHUT DOWN EXCEPT THE RAMP FROM THE PARKWAY EAST INBOUND TO OAKLAND. THE REST OF THE RAMPS WILL ALL BE SHUT DOWN. THIS ONE THAT COMES AROUND AND LOOPS AROUND TO BATES STREET 85 SOUTH WILL BE SHUT DOWN FOR THE DURATION OF THE WORK WHILE WE ARE WIDENI TNGHE BRIDGE. THAT GOES TOIN THE END OF JUNE. THE OTHER RAMPS WILL OPEN ON WEDNESDAY MORNING ALONG THWI BATES STREET. >> PENNDOT SAYS THEIR MAIN ADVICE IS TO STAY AWAY FROM THE AREA, STAY OUTF O TRAFF,IC AND KEEP WORKERS SAFE. SOMETHING ON THE MINDS OF OFFIALSCI AFTERNE O OF THEIR INSPECTORS WAS STRUCK OVER THE WEEKEND. >> THIS YOUNG LADY WAS ON THE STREET PROJECT. SHE’S THE MESA AGE AMYS DAUGHTER. THROUGH NO FAULT OF HER OWN N, FAULT OF THE CONTRACTORS, AT AIR AND VEHICLE THEY ENTER THE WOSIRKTE. SHE’S IN BAD SHAPE RIGHT NOW. >> OFFICIALS SAY THEY HAVE OPTED FOR FULL CLOSURES WHO. INCLUDING THE PROJECT ON RTEOU 28. IT BEGINS AT 9:00. INCLUDING THE DETOURS AT WTA. KELLY: PENNDOT ANNOUNCED TODAY THEY ARE CLOSING DOWA ROAD TO BUILD AROUND ABOUT IN UPPER ST. CLAIR. CLOSGIN FOR 65 DAYS, THEY WILL HAVE A DETOUR POSTED WITH TEMPORARY TRAFF

Parkway East lane restriction and ramp closure extended


UPDATE: PennDOT says the I-376 lane restriction and Glenwood ramp closure have been extended through Monday morning, June 27, weather permitting.PREVIOUS (June 7): Parkway East drivers should prepare for 15 days of restrictions.The right lane of the inbound side of the parkway is closed between the Saline Street Bridge and the Boulevard of the Allies and the off-ramp to Glenwood (885) will also be closed starting Friday night and continuing until Saturday, June 25.It’s all part of the work for the $7.62 million Hazelwood Green project.PennDOT’s news release, including information about restrictions on Bates Street, follows:PennDOT District 11 is announcing a 15-day lane restriction on the inbound (westbound) I-376 (Parkway East) and a 15-day closure of the Glenwood off-ramp in the city of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Friday night, June 10, weather permitting.Work on the $7.62 million Hazelwood Green project continued Friday night at approximately 9 p.m. with the following work: An around-the-clock single-lane restriction on the inbound (westbound) Parkway East from the Saline Street Bridge (Mile Marker 73.5) to just prior to the Boulevard of the Allies exit (Mile Marker 72.5) from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 9 p.m. Saturday night, June 25. The South 885/Glenwood off-ramp (Exit 73A) from inbound (westbound) Parkway East will close around-the-clock from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 9 p.m. Saturday night, June 25. Traffic will be detoured. The ramp from Bates Street (Route 885) to outbound (eastbound) Parkway East will close to traffic from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 15. Additionally, overnight closures will occur as needed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday, June 15 through Saturday, June 25. Traffic will be detoured. Southbound Bates Street will close at the Boulevard of the Allies from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 15. Additionally, overnight closures will occur as needed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday, June 15 through Saturday, June 25. Traffic will be detoured. Northbound Bates Street will close at Second Avenue from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 15. Additionally, overnight closures will occur as needed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday, June 15 through Saturday, June 25. Traffic will be detoured.The ramp from inbound (westbound) Parkway East to North 885/Oakland (Exit 73B) will remain open to traffic during the duration of the work.Posted DetoursInbound (westbound) I-376 ramp to South 885/Glenwood (Exit 73A) From inbound (westbound) I-376 (Parkway East), continue past the closed ramp Take the Grant Street (Exit 71A) off-ramp Turn right onto First Avenue Turn left onto B Street Turn right onto Second Avenue Follow Second Avenue to Bates Street End detourBates Street Ramp to outbound (eastbound) I-376 from the Boulevard of the Allies Take the Boulevard of the Allies westbound (inbound) Take the ramp to West 376 toward Downtown/Fort Pitt Bridge Merge onto I-376 Parkway East Take the left-hand Grant Street off-ramp (Exit 71A) From Grant Street, turn right onto the Boulevard of the Allies Take the ramp to 376 East toward Monroeville End detourBates Street Ramp to outbound (eastbound) I-376 from Second Avenue Take Second Avenue westbound (inbound) Turn left onto B Street Turn right onto First Avenue Turn right onto Grant Street Turn right onto the Boulevard of the Allies Take the ramp to 376 East toward Monroeville End detourSouthbound Bates Street (From the Boulevard of the Allies to Second Avenue) Take the Boulevard of the Allies westbound (inbound) Take the ramp to West 376 toward Downtown/Fort Pitt Bridge Merge onto I-376 Parkway East Take the left-hand Grant Street off-ramp (Exit 71A) Turn right onto First Avenue Turn left onto B Street Turn right onto Second Avenue Follow Second Avenue to Bates Street End detourNorthbound Bates Street (From Second Avenue to the Boulevard of the Allies) From eastbound (outbound) Second Avenue, Turn right onto Hot Metal Street Turn right onto East Carson Street (Route 837) Turn right onto the Birmingham Bridge Take the ramp toward Oakland Turn right onto Forbes Avenue Turn right onto Craft Avenue Turn left onto the Boulevard of the Allies Follow the Boulevard of the Allies to Bates Street End detourModifications, including turning lane installation on Route 885 at the intersections with Second Avenue, Hot Metal Street, Greenfield Avenue, and Hazelwood Avenue, began last year. This year’s work on the $7.62 million project located in the city of Pittsburgh includes widening the I-376 bridge over Bates Street to lengthen the deceleration lane to the Glenwood off-ramp and installing traffic signals at the Oakland and Glenwood off-ramp intersections with Bates Street. I-376 restrictions will include ramp closures, a 15-day lane restriction, and several weekend lane closures. Motorists will also see closures and lane restrictions on Route 885 (Bates Street/Second Avenue). The overall project is expected to finish in September 2022.

UPDATE: PennDOT says the I-376 lane restriction and Glenwood ramp closure have been extended through Monday morning, June 27, weather permitting.

PREVIOUS (June 7): Parkway East drivers should prepare for 15 days of restrictions.

The right lane of the inbound side of the parkway is closed between the Saline Street Bridge and the Boulevard of the Allies and the off-ramp to Glenwood (885) will also be closed starting Friday night and continuing until Saturday, June 25.

It’s all part of the work for the $7.62 million Hazelwood Green project.

PennDOT’s news release, including information about restrictions on Bates Street, follows:

PennDOT District 11 is announcing a 15-day lane restriction on the inbound (westbound) I-376 (Parkway East) and a 15-day closure of the Glenwood off-ramp in the city of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Friday night, June 10, weather permitting.

Work on the $7.62 million Hazelwood Green project continued Friday night at approximately 9 p.m. with the following work:

  • An around-the-clock single-lane restriction on the inbound (westbound) Parkway East from the Saline Street Bridge (Mile Marker 73.5) to just prior to the Boulevard of the Allies exit (Mile Marker 72.5) from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 9 p.m. Saturday night, June 25.
  • The South 885/Glenwood off-ramp (Exit 73A) from inbound (westbound) Parkway East will close around-the-clock from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 9 p.m. Saturday night, June 25. Traffic will be detoured.
  • The ramp from Bates Street (Route 885) to outbound (eastbound) Parkway East will close to traffic from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 15. Additionally, overnight closures will occur as needed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday, June 15 through Saturday, June 25. Traffic will be detoured.
  • Southbound Bates Street will close at the Boulevard of the Allies from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 15. Additionally, overnight closures will occur as needed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday, June 15 through Saturday, June 25. Traffic will be detoured.
  • Northbound Bates Street will close at Second Avenue from 9 p.m. Friday night continuously through 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 15. Additionally, overnight closures will occur as needed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday, June 15 through Saturday, June 25. Traffic will be detoured.

The ramp from inbound (westbound) Parkway East to North 885/Oakland (Exit 73B) will remain open to traffic during the duration of the work.

Posted Detours

Inbound (westbound) I-376 ramp to South 885/Glenwood (Exit 73A)

  • From inbound (westbound) I-376 (Parkway East), continue past the closed ramp
  • Take the Grant Street (Exit 71A) off-ramp
  • Turn right onto First Avenue
  • Turn left onto B Street
  • Turn right onto Second Avenue
  • Follow Second Avenue to Bates Street
  • End detour

Bates Street Ramp to outbound (eastbound) I-376 from the Boulevard of the Allies

  • Take the Boulevard of the Allies westbound (inbound)
  • Take the ramp to West 376 toward Downtown/Fort Pitt Bridge
  • Merge onto I-376 Parkway East
  • Take the left-hand Grant Street off-ramp (Exit 71A)
  • From Grant Street, turn right onto the Boulevard of the Allies
  • Take the ramp to 376 East toward Monroeville
  • End detour

Bates Street Ramp to outbound (eastbound) I-376 from Second Avenue

  • Take Second Avenue westbound (inbound)
  • Turn left onto B Street
  • Turn right onto First Avenue
  • Turn right onto Grant Street
  • Turn right onto the Boulevard of the Allies
  • Take the ramp to 376 East toward Monroeville
  • End detour

Southbound Bates Street (From the Boulevard of the Allies to Second Avenue)

  • Take the Boulevard of the Allies westbound (inbound)
  • Take the ramp to West 376 toward Downtown/Fort Pitt Bridge
  • Merge onto I-376 Parkway East
  • Take the left-hand Grant Street off-ramp (Exit 71A)
  • Turn right onto First Avenue
  • Turn left onto B Street
  • Turn right onto Second Avenue
  • Follow Second Avenue to Bates Street
  • End detour

Northbound Bates Street (From Second Avenue to the Boulevard of the Allies)

  • From eastbound (outbound) Second Avenue, Turn right onto Hot Metal Street
  • Turn right onto East Carson Street (Route 837)
  • Turn right onto the Birmingham Bridge
  • Take the ramp toward Oakland
  • Turn right onto Forbes Avenue
  • Turn right onto Craft Avenue
  • Turn left onto the Boulevard of the Allies
  • Follow the Boulevard of the Allies to Bates Street
  • End detour

Modifications, including turning lane installation on Route 885 at the intersections with Second Avenue, Hot Metal Street, Greenfield Avenue, and Hazelwood Avenue, began last year. This year’s work on the $7.62 million project located in the city of Pittsburgh includes widening the I-376 bridge over Bates Street to lengthen the deceleration lane to the Glenwood off-ramp and installing traffic signals at the Oakland and Glenwood off-ramp intersections with Bates Street. I-376 restrictions will include ramp closures, a 15-day lane restriction, and several weekend lane closures. Motorists will also see closures and lane restrictions on Route 885 (Bates Street/Second Avenue). The overall project is expected to finish in September 2022.

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