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Water and sewage authority undergoes multi-million dollar project in Strip District

Water and sewage authority undergoes multi-million dollar project in Strip District

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

February 24, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority is expected to expand its largest water and sewer infrastructure from 16th and 21st Streets of the Strip District all the way to 23rd Street. The investment, which began in June 2018, was worth $13 million dollars and added over 7,000 feet of...

Campus Drive to close in front of UPMC Events Center beginning in March

Campus Drive to close in front of UPMC Events Center beginning in March

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Campus Drive will close in front of the UPMC Events Center for the entire month of March. University officials notified students, faculty and staff of the closure via email on Thursday. The closure will begin on March 1 at 5 a.m. and remain in effect through the end of April, according...

Partial road closure in South Park

Partial road closure in South Park

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Manager

December 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Starting Dec. 12 at 9 a.m. travelers will have to take a detour from Stone Manse Drive due to emergency repairs of the Catfish Bridge No. 6 substructure. According to the Department of Public Works, the road is expected to open towards the end of December. Until construction is finished,...

Officials break ground on ‘Pittsburgh Airport Innovation Campus’

Officials break ground on ‘Pittsburgh Airport Innovation Campus’

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 6, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- Local officials broke ground Thursday on one of Pennsylvania's newest development sites, which plans to bring hundreds of new jobs and help fuel the regional economy. Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development Dennis Davin joined Allegheny County Executive...

Roads reopen following construction projects

Roads reopen following construction projects

Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Editor

December 5, 2018

PITTSBURGH — The Department of Public Works announced earlier today a few roads that have been closed since the summer are now reopening to traffic. 100 Acres Drive between Corrigan Drive and Twin Hills Road in Bethel Park has been closed to vehicles since Aug. 23 to replace Catfish Run Bridge as...

Friday traffic, delays anticipated at UPMC Events Center

Friday traffic, delays anticipated at UPMC Events Center

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 15, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP - Travelers can expect a high volume of construction vehicles and increased drive times near the UPMC Events Center at Robert Morris University. RELATED STORIES: RMU announces name, plans for new events center Weekend campus paving project, detours planned RMU announces Commencement ...

University Boulevard construction could cause delays

University Boulevard construction could cause delays

Gage Goulding, Assistnt News Editor

October 30, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Road construction on University Boulevard in Moon Twp. could cause traffic delays, according to PennDOT. In a press release, PennDOT announced the construction that will take place between Moon Clinton Road and Business Loop 376. Lane restrictions are scheduled for Monday and Tuesday,...

University officials say ‘We are trying to reschedule’ main entrance paving project

University officials say ‘We are trying to reschedule’ main entrance paving project

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

August 31, 2018

Students, teachers and visitors to Robert Morris University in the recent weeks have felt the full effect of a paving project gone wrong.

Construction causes delays at entrance of Robert Morris University

Construction causes delays at entrance of Robert Morris University

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

August 20, 2018

Travelers to Robert Morris University on Monday met construction crews and traffic delays after the start of a new paving project. The paving project is part of the construction of the UPMC Events Center. Traffic delays are expected throughout the entirety of the project. "Campus Drive roadway...