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PennDOT Looking To Expand New Traffic Light System

Pittsburghers spend 39 hours a year sitting in traffic and that adds up to more than $800 in wasted fuel, but there could be help on the way.

05/16/2013

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New Traffic Patterns On Route 28; Southbound Lanes Split

Construction on Route 28 is in full swing and beginning Friday night, one change will dramatically impact southbound traffic headed towards the city.

05/10/2013

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Double Detour Ahead Of Squirrel Hill Tunnel Closures

There’s a twist in this weekend’s closure of the Squirrel Hill Tunnel. Crews are doing work on a dam at the Edgewood-Swissvale exit. The problem: the exit ramp has been a mode of re-entry to the Parkway for the Squirrel Hill Tunnel detour.

04/25/2013

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Weekend Projects Expected To Slow Down Traffic

The Squirrel Hill Tunnel may not be closing this weekend, but PennDOT will still be working on some projects, affecting traffic.

03/23/2013

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PennDOT Kicks Off Work On Route 422 Interchange In Butler Co.

Traveling Interstate 79 through Butler County may take you a little longer, at least for the next several months. Construction on a new project kicked off Thursday morning.

03/07/2013

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PennDOT Announces 2013 Spring Road Projects

In a sign that warmer days are just around the corner, PennDOT announced some of its major spring road projects on Friday.

03/01/2013

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PennDOT: Deteriorating McKnight Rd. Bridge To Be Replaced In 2015

PennDOT is preparing to make a major fix to a busy road in the North Hills. Large chunks of concrete are falling from the McKnight Road Bridge onto the road below.

02/26/2013

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Research Shows Traffic Jams Costing Commuters Hundreds Of Dollars

Few things frustrate commuters more than coming around a bend and seeing a long line of brake lights. And Pittsburgh has more than its fair share of constant hot spots.

02/05/2013

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PennDOT Closes 1 Lane Of Business Rt. 22 Due To Buckling Road

PennDOT crews have been called to Churchill this afternoon where the pavement is buckling on a portion of Business Route 22.

02/01/2013

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Snowstorm Creates Messy Traffic Conditions Across Area

As the snow came down, the roads got progressively worse today. It got so bad that traffic came to a near standstill on the Parkway West. The storm arrived right on schedule and created whiteout conditions throughout the late morning hours.

01/25/2013

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Ft. Pitt Blvd. Partially Closed Thursday For Paving

There’s a traffic alert for commuters who plan to use Fort Pitt Boulevard in Downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday.

01/09/2013

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Winter Storm Prompts Closure Of Some Major Roads

During the height of Wednesday’s snowfall, at least two major roads were closed — Route 28 and the Parkway West. But were those closures really necessary?

12/27/2012

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Route 28 Follows New Traffic Pattern

A new traffic pattern is in place on route 28.

11/17/2012

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Demolition Plans Revealed For St. Nicholas Church

There are new details on the construction on Route 28. A major hang up for the project has been St. Nicholas Church. On Thursday, demolition plans for the church were revealed, but there are also big changes that drivers will see starting on Friday.

11/15/2012

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