The plan for a new trail will incorporate both bicycle trails and roads with specially designated lanes.
A traffic pattern change has turned Route 28 into a corridor of misery for morning commuters.
At least for now, transit riders can breathe easy -- next year's budget calls for holding the line on fares.
Freeport Road in East Deer and Tarentum will be closed in both directions from 10 p.m. tonight through 7 a.m. Thursday.
The closure will allow crews to patch a pipe trench across the road, PennDOT announced.
Interstate 81 has been reopened following days of closures due to a fiery truck crash.
State police have reopened inbound Route 28 near the Natrona Heights-Brackenridge exit after two crashes this morning.
Clairton, West Elizabeth and Jefferson Hills will see detours at the Route 51 interchange at the Elizabeth Bridge, according to PennDOT.
Work gets underway on a two-year $6.3 million construction project from Emsworth to the McKees Rocks Bridge.
The final phase of realignment of Brownsville Road at Curry Hollow Road was scheduled to begin this morning.
The outage was a result of a traffic accident over the weekend.
Lane closures are possible starting today on Greentree Road as Pennsylvania American Water installs new pipe.
A tractor-trailer hit David William Nye, 46, of New Brighton near the Pulaski/Route 208 exit on I-376 eastbound.
Pending Senate legislation would drive up a whole host of motorist fees, including those for novelty plates.
The fire was reported about 6:15 a.m. Thursday on an overpass carrying Route 22/322 over the northbound lanes of the interstate.
Construction will cause restrictions starting today and continuing through May 30, PennDOT announced this morning.
Inspection of the 40th Street Bridge will cause right-lane closures in both directions, but not simultaneously, starting today.
Closures of the Squirrel Hill Tunnel will occur on four of the next five weekends, according to PennDOT's schedule.
The outbound Squirrel Hill Tunnel will be closed for the next two weekends, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced.
The closure, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., will allow a contractor to remove soil from the site of a diesel fuel spill last week.
A Senate panel has approved a spending plan for roads, bridges, transit and other transportation modes.
The main entrance to the short-term parking garage at Pittsburgh International Airport has closed as garage rehabilitation continues.
The Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission is accepting comments about what should be in the region's updated long-range transportation plan.
The left lane and shoulder on southbound Interstate 79 at the bridge over Millers Run Road-Route 50 in South Fayette will be closed today.
The city is hoping that green paint will make bike lanes more visible to motorists and safer for bicyclists.
Traffic on Washington Road-Route 19 in Mt. will be restricted this weekend as a reconstruction project continues.
The eastbound off-ramp from Route 30 to Electric Avenue in North Braddock will close at 7 a.m. today and remain closed until 7 p.m. May 15.
Lane closures are possible on South Braddock Avenue under the Parkway East bridge starting today.
Giant earth-moving equipment has been clawing away at tons of rock and soil from a hillside to move and improve the two-lane road.
Pittsburgh is a national leader in busway development; it hopes to make the system bigger and better.
PennDOT says inbond traffic on Route 28 will be restricted at nights to one lane this week; both inbound lanes will be closed Tuesday night.
The ramp to inbound Parkway East from South Braddock Avenue will be closed nightly this week through Saturday, according to PennDOT.
Work will occur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and on Saturdays on the three parkways, Interstate 79 and Route 28.
The ramp connecting the Liberty Bridge to northbound Interstate 579-Crosstown Boulevard will be closed from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today.
The cab company is celebrating its 100th anniversary with several innovations, including a recorded message for passengers from the mayor.
The turnaround from Chateau Street to Beaver Avenue near the Route 65 Marshall Avenue interchange is closed for construction work.
A day after the Senate's unanimous approval, the House Friday voted 361-41 to provide more flexibility over where to make sequester cuts.
The work would have detoured inbound Red Line T service all day Saturday and Sunday.
Mark Compton, who took over shortly before public corruption charges were announced in March, says a widespread review is underway.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed in both directions between New Castle and Cranberry (Exit 28) from late Saturday to Sunday.
Several weekend detours are planned on the Red Line of the Port Authority's Light Rail Transit system to allow track repairs in Beechview.
Two people were sent to UPMC Mercy with minor injuries after the crash shortly after 8:45 a.m.
The inbound upper deck center lanes of the Fort Pitt Bridge will be closed at 10 p.m.; outbound lower deck center lanes at 2 a.m.
The White House signals it might consider legislation that would give the administration more flexibility over FAA cuts.
Southbound traffic on Freeport Road in Harmar will be restricted to one lane from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, PennDOT announced.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said the men were planning an al-Qaida supported attack against Via Rail, but posed no imminent threat.
A $5.6 million resurfacing project will restrict traffic on Route 19-Washington Road in Mt.Lebanon starting today.
A recent study predicts that global warming will cause bumpier transatlantic flights by the middle of this century.
The demolition went more quickly than planned, allowing for the road to be reopened this morning.
The outbound Squirrel Hill Tunnel is closed this weekend and next.
A solar-powered airplane is ready for a cross-country tour.
Having faithfully provided water for more than a century, the Becks Run Pump Station on Carson Street has a date with a demolition crew.
A broad coalition of bus riders gathered at a Pittsburgh T station this morning to call on lawmakers to adequately fund public transit.
When a portion of the road near its intersection with Route 8 closes for four months beginning Monday, it will impact many travelers.
Westmoreland County commissioners were scheduled to meet this week with congressional representatives in Washington, D.C.
The closure will occur for about 10 days while crews paint two bridges above the ramp.
Drunken driving and crashes have been an overnight problem at the Wabash Tunnel, so the Port Authority plans to close it at 11 p.m. daily.
A group of House Republicans put forth a bill to put the Pennsylvania Turnpike under the Department of Transportation.
One car crossed the center line and crashed into another near Brighton Road abound 2:30 a.m. The highway reopened by 6 a.m.
The closure will be from 9 a.m. to noon between Edgewood-Swissvale and Wilkinsburg-Forest Hills.
The Pennsylvania House passed legislation Monday to rename the 31st Street Bridge the William Raymond Prom Memorial Bridge.
A group of House Republicans say they have a better plan for how to spend the proceeds from the possible privatization of liquor stores.
The turnpike will "pace" traffic at 25 mph using police vehicles between Butler Valley and Allegheny Valley starting at 11:59 p.m. today.
Heavy borrowing may be taking its toll on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
PennDOT wants to let citizens know in advance what's in store for them as major road work begins.
Jim Struzzi, spokesman for PennDOT District 11, is resigning to become president of the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce.
But of the 113 texting citations that had been issued in Allegheny County as of late last month, only four were to drivers younger than 20.
The authority has received a $3.4 million state grant to purchase six new buses.
A crossover and single-lane traffic will challenge I-79 drivers in Butler County starting Saturday.
Part of the grant from the Rockefeller Foundation will help promote bus rapid transit between Downtown and Oakland.
Crews will install crosswalk markings at several intersections and pave Helen Drive at Banksville across from Dormont Pool.
The airline said today that Pittsburgh will be among seven cities to get nonstop flights to LAX beginning in August.
The change would help accommodate traffic from a 335-space parking garage to be built as part of a $95 million office and hotel project.
Construction will close part of the East Busway from midnight Saturday until Monday morning, resulting in detours.
Beginning at 7 a.m. today, Bower Hill Road will be closed to all vehicle traffic between Washington Road and Lavina Avenue in Mt. Lebanon.
PennDOT said the outbound Squirrel Hill Tunnel's closure, which started Friday night, went smoothly.
Among the expected closures were three control towers in Pennsylvania: in Latrobe, Harrisburg and Lancaster.
The outbound/eastbound Squirrel Hill Tunnel will be closed for construction this weekend.
Township manager Michael Silvestri spelled out to PennDOT his concerns about upcoming projects and how they will affect West McMurray Road.
Short-term lane closures are possible from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days on Forward Avenue, Forbes Avenue and South Braddock Avenue.
Pennsylvania State Police said Tuesday they are cracking down on speeding in the Squirrel Hill Tunnels construction zone.
Drilling and research for future improvements on Route 65 may cause lane closures between Glenfield and Sewickley today and Thursday.
The ramp from the inbound lower deck of the Fort Duquesne Bridge to Fort Duquesne Boulevard will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.
Lane closures are possible on Cochran Road between Beverly and Washington roads in Mt. Lebanon from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today.
PennDOT officials point to new laws as reasons for an overall decline in highway crash fatalities.
Construction on Interstate 79 in Washington County was scheduled to resume tonight, with southbound traffic restricted to one lane.
An accident today on the Pennsylvania Turnpike between the Donegal and Irwin exits had shut down both westbound lanes for several hours.
PennDOT's Paradox applies to local traffic flow, especially when a tunnel is closed.
The crash, shortly before 7 a.m., involved several vehicles and caused all lanes to be blocked.
Construction could start late summer at the East Liberty station and in November on the Shannon Transit Village in Castle Shannon.
J. William Lincoln resigned in the backwash of a damning grand jury report on the operations of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
The air traffic control tower at Arnold Palmer Regional Airport in Latrobe will close as the FAA cuts its budget.
Spring seems reluctant to arrive, but PennDOT is ready to begin construction season with closure of the outbound lanes of the busy tunnel.
The governor said an agreement on a new funding plan will maintain Amtrak passenger service between Pittsburgh, Harrisburg and Philadelphia.
Inbound traffic on Route 28 will be restricted to one lane from the 40th Street Bridge to East Ohio Street starting at 8 p.m. today, Friday.
They will target drivers on Route 50 for six weeks following the announcement.
Housecleaning at the scandal-plagued Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is just getting started, according to turnpike officials.
The nation's infrastructure gets a D+, which is actually an improvement.
PennDOT will close the Parkway East tunnel at 11 p.m. Friday and reopen it by 6 a.m. Monday.
Construction is scheduled to resume at 7 a.m. today on Warrington Avenue in Beltzhoover, affecting traffic through Aug. 30.