Boulevard of the Allies to Remain Closed Pending Repairs

PITTSBURGH, PA (November 27, 2019) The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the City of Pittsburgh Department of Mobility and Infrastructure advise motorists that the Boulevard of the Allies is closed between Market Street and Wood Street in Downtown Pittsburgh with detours in effect between Stanwix Street and Smithfield Street.  

Local access to all parking facilities is provided on the Boulevard or bordering streets. Pedestrian access remains open. Pedestrians are advised to use caution. 

The closure is the result of a service water line break and will remain in effect until the street can be restored and safely reopened to traffic. Travelers are encouraged to monitor updates via the PA511 app, PA511 website ( and City social media feeds. 

Media Contacts: 

Steve Cowan, PennDOT, 412-429-5010 

Timothy McNulty, City of Pittsburgh, 412-660-1999 







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