The tunnel will be closed around the clock through until 6 a.m. Monday morning.
Alcosan cleared rocks and bricks from an overflow gate near the David L. Lawrence Convention Center that caused water to shoot in the air.
Gov. Tom Wolf joined Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald in criticizing a $11.3 million fine issued last month.
State officials said the increase takes effect starting today along some state roads and 453 miles of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
The prospect of drillers cutting back supply has boosting crude oil prices by 70 percent since January.
Also, the Route 28 southbound off-ramp to East Ohio Street is closed as crews conduct ramp reconstruction work. Detours are posted.
Pittsburgh Public Works is developing a plan for bike and pedestrian access only to the Three Rivers Heritage Trail at South Ninth Street.
A news release from Armstrong County Coroner Brian Myers identified the victim as Brady Lee Graff, 23, of Plumcreek.
Changing the fare will mean a lower cost for about 26 percent of riders and cost the authority $4.4 million in revenue the first year.
Also, this Sunday’s Pittsburgh Marathon will mean plenty of road closures for those traveling in and out and around Pittsburgh.
The two center lanes outbound/westbound bridge will close to traffic as crews repair a crash barrier.
The workers say they are forced to move equipment to and from work sites before and after their shifts without being paid.
Full service resumed just before 1:30 this afternoon but the Port Authority said it will take time for cars to resume the normal schedules.
The work near Reedsdale Street and Allegheny Avenue has left one lane of traffic open.
The incident occurred southbound on the interstate near Mt. Nebo Road in Ohio Township about 5:45 p.m. I-79 southbound remains closed.
Traffic on turnpike has backed up since 11:06, with one lane to reopen after noon
The Wilmerding-based rail products manufacturer, coming off 19 percent growth in 2015, experienced a 2 percent first-quarter decline.
Because of the size of the affected building, the incident grew to five alarms and temporarily closed Fort Duquesne Boulevard.
A depressed global oil market continues to soften the blow of the traditional springtime rise in Pittsburgh’s gasoline prices.
The $12.74 million project will close the ramp from Route 28 and limit traffic to one lane each way between Nash and Chestnut streets.
PennDOT’s $80 million upgrade to the Liberty Bridge will cause traffic patterns on the bridge to change three times a day on weekdays.
Several agencies are working with Pittsburgh planners to merge several projects into one master concept for improving traffic flow.
The first phase begins with the far right inbound (northbound) lane closed.
Council allocated $644,876 from the Department of Housing and Urban Development this year for projects in low- to moderate-income areas.
Money to cover the upgrades will come from the newly dedicated road improvement fund, established after voting for a millage rate increase.
One focus of the renovations to the township building will be to improve security in the lobby and council chambers.
Two years of work on the Liberty Bridge begins with a complete inbound closure this weekend to prepare for deck work that starts Monday.
Cash customers would pay $2.75 under the new system, which is scheduled for a vote by the full board next Friday.
Judge Jeffrey Manning fined former Port Authority drivers Juliann Maier and Thomas Frauens for actions before a crash on Interstate 279.
Utility regulators issued an unprecedented penalty against the ride-sharing company, but two members disagreed with the amount.
Perry Highway is closed in both directions from Ingomar Road to Pine Creek Road. It’s unclear when repairs will be completed on the main.
Crews in Shaler responded to the blaze shortly after 3:30 p.m.
Single-lane alternating traffic will occur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday, and possibly during weekends.
The two sides present their closing arguments in the case that alleges Port Authority bus drivers were racing on Interstate 279.
Single-lane alternating traffic will occur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday.
It remained unclear whether the track in Chester was closed to trains at the time of the crash.
Closing arguments are scheduled this morning in the trial of two former Port Authority bus drivers accused of racing and causing a crash.
A collision between a British Airways passenger jet and a drone over London causes safety concerns.
Gasoline ticked up in the last week, but a decision to not halt global oversupply should continue to weigh down prices.
All outbound (westbound) lanes of the Fort Pitt Tunnel will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Friday morning.
Former Port Authority bus drivers Juliann Maier and Thomas Frauens are on trial on charges they were racing before Ms. Maier’s bus crashed.
Future architect’s visionary subway network a tantalizing idea for a well-connected Pittsburgh metro area.
Carnegie Mellon University’s Spring Carnival, which opens today, will prompt the closure of several roads in Oakland through the weekend.
Belgium's transport minister has resigned after a secret European Union report detailing lapses in airport security oversight was leaked.
John Bares, director of Uber Advanced Technologies Center, discussed Uber’s research in Pittsburgh during a business breakfast Downtown.
Transit will be affected both inbound and outbound.
Juliann Maier, facing trial in a September 2014 crash on Interstate 279, said the Port Authority bus had serious mechanical problems.
The carnival on the university campus runs through Sunday.
Thomas Frauens testified that he could “see the fear on [Juliann Maier’s] face” because her bus was out of control before she crashed.
No students were involved in the incident, which involved a man firing a shot into the air as two women fought.