May 4, 2018 ~ Access McCandless Staff
PennDOT District 11 is announcing lane restrictions on the Parkway North (I-279) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County will occur Friday night, May 4 through Sunday morning, May 6 weather permitting.
Northbound I-279 will be reduced to a single-lane between the southbound Route 65 on-ramp and the Route 28 North (Exit 1D) Chestnut Street/East Ohio Street/Etna off-ramp from 7 p.m. Friday night continuously through 4 a.m. Sunday. Crews will conduct expansion dam replacement work.
Motorists should expect significant delays and consider alternate routes.
The $87.94 million I-279 Parkway North Improvement Project includes concrete patching and overlay, preservation of 30 bridges and 49 overhead sign structures, repairs to 29 walls, ramp repairs, lighting improvements, HOV repairs, sign upgrades, guide rail and drainage improvements, and an anti-icing system installation on bridges at the McKnight Road interchange.