Bronder Technical Services of Prospect evaluated the safety system that’s designed to keep motorists from driving into flooded areas.
South Hills bus and light-rail riders can expect delays of up to 20 minutes beginning Monday because vehicles will be rerouted.
A 9-ton restriction — in place since the bridge reopened this week — has been raised following the repair of key structural element.
TRAFFIC: Liberty Bridge and Tunnel closed inbound tonight; Squirrel Hill Tunnel closures planned tonight after Pirates game
Squirrel Hill Tunnel single-lane restrictions planned in both directions tonight and Thursday night.
Joan Grove, 62, was awarded $2.73 million for being struck by a bus, but the liability for pubic agencies like Port Authority is $250,000.
The Port Authority says the bus was broken down and stopped on Route 51 at Marylea Avenue when it was struck from behind.
The Senate has already authorized the projects, but other parts of the upper chamber’s legislation differs from the House version.
There is a 9-ton weight limit on vehicles crossing the span, meaning cars, pickup trucks and ambulances are allowed on the span.
An independent reviewer has finished its analysis of Washington Boulevard floodgates.
Fire trucks, school buses and tractor-trailers will not be able to cross the bridge for the next several weeks as the span is bolstered.
Pittsburgh-area gas stations were unaffected by as prices spiked in the Southeast, and lower autumn prices could be on the way.
The Red Line between Fallowfield and Potomac stations in Beechview had been closed since March for an $8.4 million rail replacement project.
Port Authority’s T service resumed Sunday along the Broadway Avenue corridor after being shut down for six months while track was replaced.
A chord vital to the bridge’s stability buckled in a fire Sept. 2, twisting a joint where several other beams come together.
Repair of the three-quarter-mile segment of the T — which traverses Beechview’s entire commercial corridor — began in March.
All Liberty Bridge traffic will continue to be detoured, and the bridge remains closed indefinitely.
Also, today 10th Street where it passes beneath the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Downtown, will be blocked off for Trump’s visit.
The approval clears the way for the two plane manufacturers to access one of the last untapped aviation markets in the world.
Since an August storm inundated the roadway, requiring the rescue of motorists, city leaders have discussed plans for addressing the issue.
Regulators want protections for car occupants and systems for tracking what companies learn as they cross this new frontier.
The commission decides it will need more time to evaluate its plans, including the proposed extension of the Mon-Fayette Expressway.
After the media blitz, a select group of everyday Uber users experience the new rides — some ending with a selfie.
PennDOT has announced a long-term closure of the southbound Route 65/Ohio River Boulevard ramp to Beaver Avenue through Oct. 13.
The goal is “to help facilitate the responsible introduction of automated vehicles to make transportation safer, cleaner...”
Analysts expect Pittsburgh prices, about 10 cents a gallon lower than one year ago, to fall with cooler weather and lower demand.
The bridge has been closed since a fire Sept. 2 damaged a 30-foot-long steel chord that supports tons of weight.
The promotions varied from assisting underserved riders to people needing rides to stations where parking was unavailable or limited.
PennDOT did not give a timeframe when the bridge might reopen.
PennDOT crews will repave the roadway from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the area of Negley Run Boulevard.
A hodgepodge of standards for self-driving vehicles is raising concerns among consumer groups and safety experts.
The Public Utility Commission says officials at all levels need to deal with regulatory, legal and technical issues for autonomous vehicles.
Single-lane closures scheduled for Becks Run Road from Agnew Street to Brownsville Road start today.
Crews are assembling repair parts for the fire-damaged Liberty Bridge, but weekend storms could interfere with reopening it on Monday.
Contractors and highway officials from more than a half dozen states saw the demonstration through the Strategic Highway Research Program.
PennDOT has announced single-lane closures will be in place today on Route 28 in both directions in the Harmar area.
As part of its rollout of self-driving vehicles for its ride-sharing operation, Uber invited the media to take rides in its Ford Fusions.
The company will email its most frequent users to tell them they could receive a ride in a self-driving vehicle.
The bridge repair will involve installing braces on two sides of a fire-damaged chord designed to withstand 2.4 million pounds of pressure.
The Liberty Bridge reopening has been pushed back to at least Sept. 19.
Final parts for emergency repairs to the fire-damaged Liberty Bridge arrive today and crews will work 24 hours a day to fix it by Sept. 19.
Port Authority and Local 85 of the Amalgamated Transit Union negotiators agreed on a contract last week, but union members Monday said no.
Motorists currently traveling on Interstate 376 between Downtown and the Squirrel Hill tunnels may expect some delays after traffic became
Pittsburgh-area motorists are paying on average 14 cents a gallon less for gasoline compared with one year ago.
Due to a delay in fabricating parts to repair fire damage, the Liberty Bridge’s reopening has been pushed back a week to at least Sept. 19.
Here are parking, security and weather notes for today’s Pitt-Penn State football game, which kicks off at noon at Heinz Field.
Contractor Joseph B. Fay Co. underestimated the time it would take to fabricate steel parts needed to repair the fire-damaged bridge.
Miami-based Choice Aire intends to begin twice-weekly charter service to Cuba from Pittsburgh International Airport later this year.
The Port Authority said buses were running 60 to 90 minutes behind schedule as of about 5 p.m.
The vehicles involved in the recall are all from the 2014-2017 model years and include models from Buick, Chevrolet, GMC and Cadillac.
A supervisor with the Allegheny County emergency dispatch center said the incident was reported at 1:13 a.m. today.