Pa. Falls To 2nd Place On List Of States With Most Compromised BridgesA report says that Pennsylvania has the second highest number of "structurally deficient" bridges in the United States, but many in the Pittsburgh area are scheduled to be repaired.
Officials Assure Pa. Bridges Built Using Same Technique As Collapsed Fla. Bridge Are SafeThe pedestrian bridge that collapsed in Florida on Thursday was built with a process known as Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC), and it turns out Pennsylvania has at least 35 bridges built with that technique.
Thousands Of Pa. Bridges Deemed Structurally DeficientA new report shows thousands of bridges in the state of Pennsylvania are structurally deficient.
Warhol, Carson Bridges To Close For InspectionsTwo bridges over the Allegheny River will be closing for inspections this month.
Rt. 88 To Partially Close For 5 Months Starting MondayPart of Route 88 will be closed for the next five months, starting Monday night.
Citing Amtrak Accident, Rendell Goes For Quick Passage Of Transportation Bill“Forty-eight percent of Pittsburgh's bridges are structurally deficient or functionally obsolete,” former Gov. Ed Rendell declared in Pittsburgh on Wednesday afternoon.
PennDOT Addresses Concerns Over Fencing Safeguards On Bridges, OverpassesClimbing through the East Street valley on the Parkway North and you'll notice every bridge has fencing - some rising straight and others curved in an arch.
Local Experts Emphasize Importance Of Bridge, Infrastructure MaintenanceIt's no secret how deficient this nation's infrastructure has become.
PennDOT To Replace 14 Bridges In Allegheny CountyPennDOT is replacing more than a dozen bridges in Allegheny County.
Pittsburgh Bridges Getting FaceliftsMore than 500 bridges across the state are getting a facelift.
PennDOT Plans Road Closures, Bridge Repairs For 2015PennDOT crews made much progress in 2014, but a host of projects are slated to begin or continue in 2015.
PennDOT Says Drivers Are Safe, Despite Bridges In Long-Need Of RepairsEvery day in Pittsburgh 5 million people travel across bridges that need to be replaced or who major repairs.
PennDOT Plans To Replace More Than 500 BridgesConstruction crews will be busy over the next four years, replacing more than 500 bridges around Pennsylvania.
PennDOT Releases Road Improvement Projects For 2014PennDOT 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.
Do Higher PennDOT Fees, Gas Tax Hikes Violate Governor's Campaign Pledge?When Gov. Tom Corbett signed Act 89, the Transportation Funding Bill, last November, it meant a hike in the gasoline tax and other PennDOT fees that are being phased in over the next couple years.