Overnight Work On The Parkway East To Cause Restrictions

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By NewsRadio 1020 KDKA

PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - In the Oakland section of the City, beginning Monday at 7 p.m., PennDOT crews will close the ramp from the inbound Blvd of the Allies to the inbound Parkway East for paving work.

Posted detour will follow the Blvd to Craft Avenue, Fifth Avenue, Ross Street, First Avenue, to Grant Street and the ramps to the inbound Parkway East.

Work is subject to weather conditions and is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. Tuesday morning.

In addition, there are lane restrictions on the Parkway East overnight this week.

Overnights this week through Friday, PennDOT crews will restrict the Parkway East in various locations to a single lane each direction between the Fort Pitt Bridge and the Squirrel Hill Tunnels. 

 The crews will work from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly and conduct Guide rail installation, Barrier repairs, reflector installation and pavement sealing work. 

Motorists are encouraged to use caution when traveling through the work zone.

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