Port Authority of Allegheny County started a major light rail track and concrete pavement replacement project in and around the Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel.
Approximately 480 feet of light rail track and concrete will be replaced between South Hills Junction and the the Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel. The work will be completed by Michael Facchiano Contracting and will be performed 24 hours a day over two phases.
The construction will impact approximately 10,000 weekday and 5,000 weekend light rail riders and 5,000 weekday and 2,000 weekend bus riders.
Construction will impact all light rail and South Busway customers from July 26 to August 22.