By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Commuters that take the Parkway East may want to get to planning an extended vacation for July 2025.READ MORE: South Side Man Accused Of Beating His Mother To Death
That’s when PennDOT is eyeing to replace the Commercial Street Bridge on the Swissvale Side of the Squirrel Hill Tunnel.READ MORE: Spirit Airlines Issues Continue At Pittsburgh International Airport And Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
When the bridge is ready, it will be built next to the existing bridge.
Then, the Parkway East will be closed for 2-3 weeks so the old bridge can be demolished and the new bridge can be put into place.MORE NEWS: Longtime AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka Has Died, Sen. Chuck Schumer Says
According to PennDOT’s estimates, the project will cost $123 million.