Smithfield Street Bridge to close overnight Thursday

PITTSBURGH — The Smithfield Street Bridge will close overnight on Thursday for repairs.

The bridge will close to traffic in both directions between Fort Pitt Boulevard and Carson Street from 9 p.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday.

Crews will work on sidewalk panel repairs, inlet work and controller improvements.

The posted detour is:

South of the bridge

  • Take East Carson Street to South Tenth Street
  • Turn onto South Tenth Street and cross the bridge
  • Turn left onto Second Avenue
  • Turn left onto B Street
  • Turn right onto First Avenue
  • Turn left onto Grant Street
  • Turn right onto Fort Pitt Boulevard
  • End detour

North of the bridge

  • Same detour in the opposite direction

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