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Bigelow to partially reopen as construction moves into fourth phase

Parts of Bigelow Boulevard will reopen on Saturday as the University's massive construction project moves into its fourth phase.

By Maura Scrabis, Staff Writer

October 19, 2020

Parts of Bigelow Boulevard will reopen next Saturday as the University's massive construction project moves into its fourth phase.

Pitt to continue construction on ‘essential’ projects only

The construction project on Bigelow Boulevard, originally scheduled to finish in August, is now scheduled to be completed in October.

By Anushay Chaudhry, Staff Writer

August 23, 2020

The construction on Bigelow Boulevard is now set to finish its third and final phase in October. It originally had an August completion date, before Welcome Week for incoming first-year students.

Pitt preparing for phase 2 of Bigelow reconstruction

According to the online timeline of the Bigelow project, phase one focused on “utility infrastructure improvements” by installing utility lines on Bigelow.

By Natalie Frank and Jon Moss

December 2, 2019

The usually long line of cars on Bigelow Boulevard between Forbes and Fifth avenues has been replaced with a steady chorus of excavators, dump trucks and other heavy machinery.

Editorial: Top 10 roads Pitt should close along with Bigelow

You don’t need roads if you walk everywhere.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 8, 2019

While we’re coming to terms road closure, we thought of 10 streets Pitt should close in addition to Bigelow Boulevard.

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