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Expert Weighs In On Safety Of Local Bridges

Driving in our region without crossing a bridge is impossible — and the largest traffic loads are carried by our bridges.

05/24/2013

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Washington Bridge Collapses, Concerns Over Pennsylvania Bridge Safety

A truck carrying an oversize load struck a bridge on the major thoroughfare between Seattle and Canada, sending a section of the span and two vehicles into the Skagit River below, though all three occupants suffered only minor injuries.

05/24/2013

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State Senators Propose $100 Surcharge On Moving Violations

To pay for bridge and road repairs and better fund public transit, a bi-partisan group of state senators, led by Rafferty, wants to add a $100 surcharge to the current fines for moving violations.

KDKA-TV–04/19/2013

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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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Big Rig Blocks Armstrong Tunnel

A big rig blocked the entrance to the Armstrong tunnel for a short time today, causing a traffic mess.

02/25/2013

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16th Street Bridge To Be Named After David McCullough

The 16th Street Bridge will soon be known by a different name.

12/05/2012

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PennDOT To Tear Down Donora-Webster Bridge

A Washington County bridge that has been closed for more than two years will now be torn down.

02/16/2012

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Man Dead After Overnight Franklin Park Crash

A man is dead following an accident in Franklin Park overnight. The one-car crash happened just 1 a.m. on Interstate 79 just before the Route 910 bridge.

11/11/2011

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Charleroi-Monessen Bridge Imploded

After 100 years, an old but historic bridge in our area is now history!

With the flip of a switch, 150-pounds of explosives took down the old Charleroi-Monessen Bridge shortly before 9 a.m. this morning to make way for a brand new span between Washington and Westmoreland Counties.

07/11/2011

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Construction Imperils South Side Small Business

This week, Mayor Ravenstahl was at the White House to watch President Obama sign a bill to make more small business loans available. Next week, the mayor is off to China to promote Pittsburgh as […]

KDKA-TV–09/30/2010

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