2013-06-06


Seventh Street Bridge Inspections Begin Tuesday, June 11

 

PITTSBURGH – The Allegheny County Department of Public Works today announced that Seventh Street Bridge (Andy Warhol Bridge) inspections will begin on Tuesday, June 11, 2013.  In order for crews to perform the bridge inspection, the bridge will be closed to motorists and pedestrians from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the following dates, weather permitting:

  • June 11-13, 2013
  • June 17-21, 2013
  • June 24, 2013

Motorists should use caution and be prepared for changing traffic patterns.  Traffic will be detoured onto the Sixth Street Bridge (Roberto Clemente Bridge), and lane restrictions on the Tenth Street Bypass will also be required.  The crews will also utilize a river barge to inspect portions of the bridge.

For additional information, contact Stephen G. Shanley, P.E., Deputy Director, at 412-350-5877.

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