The Department of Public Works announced today that the Philip Murray (South Tenth Street) Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh will be closed to outbound traffic from noon to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. The closure is required to complete work started over the weekend to repair a damaged expansion dam strip seal.
There will be no posted detour for outbound traffic. However, drivers can use Second Avenue, Ross Street, First Avenue, Grant Street, Fort Pitt Boulevard, the Smithfield Street Bridge, and East Carson Street to get around the closure.
The $27,590 emergency project is being done by Pugliano Construction Co., Inc., of Pittsburgh.