News for Immediate Release


Smithfield Street Bridge Overnight Washing Operations begin Tonight in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

PennDOT District 11 is announcing overnight bridge washing activities on the Smithfield Street Bridge (Route 3027) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Monday night, July 7 weather permitting.

Single lane closures will occur weeknights from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Friday night, July 18 on the Smithfield Street Bridge over the Monongahela River.

Crews from Michael Facchiano Contracting, Inc. will conduct the bridge washings activities.
Please use caution, slow down, and be prepared for changing traffic patterns when traveling through the area. Log on to or call 511 from any phone to check traffic conditions and cameras on major roadways before traveling.

Media contact: Steve Cowan, Press Officer, (412) 429-5010 (Office), (412) 334-5436 (Cell Phone)

Source:Engineering District 11
45 Thoms Run Road
Bridgeville PA 15017
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