Pittsburgh Public Works

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Primanti Bros. Sends Sandwiches To “Pothole Blitz” Workers

The Primanti Bros. sandwich is a Pittsburgh tradition — enjoyed for decades and at all hours of the day.

01/16/2014

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Mayor Using “Pothole Blitz” As Measuring Stick For Public Works’ Response Rates

It’s hard to miss them, scarring so many local roads. But since the city’s “pothole blitz” started, crews have been hard at work, attempting to fill hundreds of potholes by the end of the week.

01/15/2014

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Mayor Peduto Orders 72-Hour “Pothole Blitz”

They’re big, deep and nasty — and they’re all over the place.

01/14/2014

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Public Works Truck, Cars Involved In Fatal Crash

A woman was killed when she slammed into the back of a Pittsburgh Public Works truck in Harrison Township.

01/13/2014

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Snow, Falling Temperatures Causing Slick Road Conditions

Despite the best efforts of the road crews, this storm has proved a more than capable foe, -both in the city, and especially the further north you go.

01/02/2014

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Trail Graffiti Leads Right To Bike Store

Graffiti along the Three Rivers Heritage trail has gotten the attention of bike riders who say they’re disappointed someone has vandalized the bike trail with paint.

KDKA-TV–08/15/2013

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Ducklings Rescued From Sewer Grate On South Side

The fact that today was not a rainy was good news for a family of ducks on Pittsburgh’s South Side.

07/12/2013

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Emergency Officials Prepping In Case Of Severe Weather

While it’s uncertain just how much rain we’ll get, even just the risk of flooding spurs emergency crews to be proactive. They can’t afford to just watch and wait, so they create a plan of attack.

06/12/2013

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City Continues To Dig Out From Latest Snow Storm

The City of Pittsburgh saw less snow than some places, but travel was still tricky around the area.

03/06/2013

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Icy Roads Make Driving Treacherous

It was slow going for many drivers and walkers Monday morning, as local roads and sidewalks turned into slippery slopes thanks to freezing rain.

KDKA-TV–01/28/2013

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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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Council Passes Bill To Allow Advertising In City

After years of discussion, altering and meetings, a bill was passed Tuesday to allow advertising in the City of Pittsburgh.

01/22/2013

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Landslide Causes Traffic Problems On McArdle Roadway During Morning Rush

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — There was traffic trouble for people traveling to and from Mount Washington this morning. A small landslide shut down McArdle Roadway for the second time just this winter. The slide happened right […]

01/10/2013

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Road Crews, Local Residents Prepping For Next Round Of Snow

While we’re not expecting the snow we got two days ago, some are still getting ready for the next round – especially since many people seemed to be caught off guard on Wednesday with the first big snowfall of the winter.

12/28/2012

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Winter Weather Pounds Area, Creates Treacherous Road Conditions

Stranded and frustrated – that was the story for many after a winter storm left local roadways across the area snow-covered and dangerous. Now, work continues to plow and salt them. From the City of Pittsburgh to areas north, east and south – it was the same everywhere.

12/26/2012

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