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PennDOT Releases Road Improvement Projects For 2014

PennDOT is revealing its plans for your money. Those higher fees for drivers are going help foot the bill for 250 transportation projects statewide, nearly two dozen of them right here in southwestern Pennsylvania.

04/03/2014

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Mayor Peduto Commits To Paving, Urges Patience

It’s hard to imagine a street in peacetime worse than Brookline Boulevard. The potholes are so deep and so many that Denise Breisinger sprained her ankle in one just crossing the street.

04/02/2014

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City’s Pothole Problems Could Take Years To Fix

The steamrollers are finally rolling in East Liberty, signally the start of paving season.

04/01/2014

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Planned City Street Paving May Not Be Enough

You can drive through them or drive around them, but there’s no way to get from point A to point B in the City of Pittsburgh and avoid potholes in the streets.

03/31/2014

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Police Alerting Local Residents To Recent Paving Scams

Many local roads and driveways are torn up after a long winter. It may be a good idea to get your driveway fixed, but beware because police say there’s a scam going around.

04/03/2013

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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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Pittsburgh Mayor Announces Paving Plans

Thanks to good weather, the 2012 repaving season has already started here in the City of Pittsburgh. Mayor Luke Ravenstahl announced the city’s capital budget will allow more streets than ever to be repaved under his administration.

04/17/2012

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City Of Pittsburgh Doubles Paving Budget

After years of neglect, Rosecrest and streets throughout the city have become decayed and potholed, but now that the city is doubling its paving budget to $11 million , this stretch and 60 miles of other streets will get resurfaced this year.

04/13/2012

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Lincoln Place Residents Fired Up Over Patching Problem

A patch problem has people in one local neighborhood fired up. Last month, KDKA showed you how patch that the city had used to fill street cracks in Lincoln Place was coming up in gooey clumps.

06/15/2011

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Summer Repaving Project List Raising Political Concerns

City streets, full of potholes in desperate need of paving, but before even one ounce of asphalt goes down this summer – there’s already a paving predicament. The Ravenstahl Administration submitted its list of summer road repaving projects to City Council over the weekend, and it’s raising concerns about whether politics is dictating what gets paved.

06/01/2011

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City Crews To Fix Patching Job In Lincoln Place

A routine street patching job in one city neighborhood is literally peeling apart at the seams. Now, officials with the city say crews will fix the problem.

05/12/2011

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Mayor Asks Council Member To Drop Pet Projects For Paving

Streets like Beechwood Boulevard are in terrible condition and the mayor and council are pointing fingers. Today, the mayor took aim at the pet projects of some council members.

05/06/2011

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City Council President Accused Of Diverting Paving Funds

It might make a lot of people angry to learn one city council member may be diverting money for paving into pet projects.

05/05/2011

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Drivers Caught In Middle Of Political Wrangling Over Paving

At a time when potholes in the city have reached a crisis stage – and spring has come – there should be paving crews resurfacing city streets. While the city is patching where it can, there’s still not a steamroller in sight.

04/22/2011