PennDOT District 11 is announcing overnight drilling operations on I-376 (Parkway East) in the City of Pittsburgh and Edgewood and Swissvale boroughs, Allegheny County, will start Sunday night, April 11 weather permitting.

Drilling operations requiring a single-lane closure in each direction on the Parkway East between the Squirrel Hill Tunnel and Edgewood/Swissvale interchange (Exit 77) will occur nightly from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Thursday night, April 29. However, there will not be any restrictions in place on Friday and Saturday nights, April 16-17.

Crews from the Pennsylvania Drilling Company will conduct the work.

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