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SEA Press Release: City Traffic Alert

by Staff Writer / Pittsburgh Penguins

Traffic Alert

Centre Avenue Reduction and Colwell Street Closure 

Pittsburgh, PA (February 11, 2008) – Beginning Tuesday morning, February 12, 2008, Centre Avenue will be reduced to two lanes eastbound and one lane westbound between Washington Place and Crawford Street.    Colwell Street and both sidewalks will be closed from Washington Place to Crawford Street.  Alternate routes available to motorists are Bedford Avenue, Fifth Avenue and Forbes Avenue during this street closure.  The south side of the Centre Avenue sidewalk will also be closed from Washington Place to Crawford Street.

It is anticipated that the duration of this closure will be approximately one week in order to accommodate the demolition of the St. Francis Hospital as requested by the demolition contractor, Homrich, Inc., located in Carleton, Michigan.

For more information on this press release, please contact:

The Sports and Exhibition Authority
Regional Enterprise Tower
425 Sixth Avenue
Suite 2750
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 393-0200
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