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Electronic and hazardous waste recycling bill being introduced to City Council

Electronic and hazardous waste recycling bill being introduced to City Council

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 13, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- City residents will soon be able to recycle their electronic and hazardous waste in a cost-effective manner with a new contract being introduced to Pittsburgh City council on Tuesday. Electronic waste, or e-waste, such as televisions and computers, contains lead and mercury. E-waste...

Greensburg Pike in North Versailles reopens to all traffic

Greensburg Pike in North Versailles reopens to all traffic

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

December 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- The Allegheny County Department of Public Works announced that a section of the Greensburg Pike has reopened to all traffic. The section of the Greensburg Pike between Airbrake Avenue and Central Avenue in North Versailles has been closed since Sept. 10 while crews performed their work. <blockquote...

Popular Mount Washington roadway to close for maintenance

Popular Mount Washington roadway to close for maintenance

Gage Goulding, News Editor

December 10, 2018

MOUNT WASHINGTON -- A popular roadway that climbs Mount Washington in Pittsburgh will close this week for maintenance. Officials in Pittsburgh say that P.J. McArdle Roadway will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday in order for road crews to perform general maintenance repairs. #Pittsburgh TRAFFIC: @CityPGH adv...

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...

Pittsburgh Public Works upgrades snow and ice control

Pittsburgh Public Works upgrades snow and ice control

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

November 14, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- As temperatures begin to drop and snow flurries start to fly, the City of Pittsburgh has reevaluated its snow and ice control program and is ready to tackle every situation. New for this winter season to tackle harsh weather is a modified road salt mixture, enhanced technologies, increased...