PennDOT District 11 is announcing work to add turning lanes on the Hot Metal Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Tuesday, September 8 weather permitting.

Work to widen the Hot Metal Bridge at the Second Avenue intersection will begin at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, September 8. Traffic shifts and lane narrowing will occur around-the-clock through late November as crews from Allison Park Contractors conduct the work. A single 11-foot wide lane will be maintained in each direction on the bridge.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras.

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

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