Utility relocation work on Butler Street (Route 8) in Pittsburgh will begin tonight, weather permitting.
Single lane alternating traffic will occur through Thursday nights from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. on Butler Street between One Wild Place and Baker Street as crews from Lineal Industries relocate a gas line.
Flaggers will guide motorists while Pittsburgh Police will be on hand for traffic control.
The work is part of the Route 8 Heths Run bridge replacement project. The existing bridge, built in 1913-14, will be replaced with a new structure, according to PennDOT. Additionally, the project includes reconstruction of 870 feet of Butler Street, improvements on One Wild Place, drainage, and sidewalk and signal upgrades.
First Published October 13, 2013 4:12 AM