Boulevard of the Allies Betterment Project

Developer: PennDOT

Project Summary: Project extends Boulevard of the Allies from Downtown to Bates Street. PennDOT held a public meeting on November 5, 2018 to discuss the project in detail with residents. The main components of the project involves basic infrastructure improvements such as pavement resurfacing and repainting crosswalks. Project began April 29, 2019.

Street work will begin on July 11, 2019 with single-lane restrictions on the Boulevard of the Allies from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. on weeknights in the Oakland section between the Birmingham Bridge and Bates Street through early August. Additionally, daylight work requiring single-lane restrictions may occur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays.

Construction activities will then shift to the area between the Birmingham Bridge and the ramps to the Crosstown Boulevard and Liberty Bridge. Overnight and off-peak daylight lane restrictions will occur in this section. Additionally, two weekend closures for paving operations may occur. This work has not yet been scheduled.

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