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Squirrel Hill Tunnel

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Drivers Detoured By Tunnel Closure Warned To Watch For Trick-Or-Treaters

If your weekend plans include a trip on the Parkway East, you may want to reconsider or at least allow for lots of extra time.

11/02/2012

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Expect Delays As Weekend Construction Continues

Get ready for another frustrating weekend on the parkway east.

10/19/2012

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Drivers Face More Road Construction In October

Now that October is here, it’s going to be even more challenging to navigate your way through town. On the list of projects is Boulevard of the Allies.

10/01/2012

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Why Is PennDOT Removing Squirrel Hill Tunnel’s False Ceiling?

While it remained open this past weekend, reconstruction of the Squirrel Hill Tunnel has been causing drivers a lot of headaches over the past few weeks. Since PennDOT started its weekend closures of this tunnel a consistent question persists. Why are they taking out the false ceiling?

08/13/2012

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Detailed Info on the Squirrel Hill Tunnel

Are you wondering how PennDOT is able to raise the roof on the Squirrel Hill Tunnels? KDKA AM’s Larry and John found a neat website that helps answer the question.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/06/2012

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Squirrel Hill Tunnel Closure Frustrates Drivers, Causes Traffic Backups

PennDOT kept its promise. The inbound lanes of the Squirrel Hill Tunnel were closed for the weekend on Friday evening.

07/28/2012

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PennDOT To Close Inbound Squirrel Hill Tunnels For Weekend Work

If you travel the Parkway East or live in the city’s East End, a continuing road construction project could tie up traffic in that area this weekend.

07/27/2012

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Cell Phones, Radios To Be Silent In Squirrel Hill Tunnels Until 2014

Commuters that use the Squirrel Hill Tunnels can forget about using the radio and cell phones at least through 2014 while construction is going on.

06/06/2012

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Squirrel Hill Tunnel Renovations Begin

PennDOT will begin a major renovation project on the Squirrel Hill Tunnel tonight, which means there will be some impact on traffic.

03/19/2012

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Crews Clear Scene After Crash In Squirrel Hill Tunnel

An accident in the Squirrel Hill Tunnel tied up traffic Sunday afternoon.

03/18/2012

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Squirrel Hill Tunnel Renovations To Begin Monday

PennDOT is about to start a major rehabilitation project on the Squirrel Hill Tunnel. On Wednesday, officials announced what is in store for the tunnel and how traffic will be restricted during the project.

03/14/2012

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Garbage Truck Overturns On Parkway East Exit Ramp

The driver of a garbage truck suffered a minor injury this morning when the vehicle overturned on an exit ramp of the Parkway East.

03/09/2012

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PennDOT Announces 2012 Road Construction Plans

PennDOT is gearing up for dozens of projects in 2012 that are sure to cause some headaches for drivers.

02/06/2012

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PennDOT: Slide Cleared On Parkway East, All Lanes Reopened

PennDOT officials say a landslide has now been cleared and all lanes of the Parkway East have now been reopened to traffic. The slide happened around 9:30 a.m. near the entrance to the Squirrel Hill Tunnel.

01/27/2012

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Vehicle Overturns On Parkway East

An accident is reportedly slowing down traffic on the inbound side of the Parkway East.

12/07/2011

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