2020 MoveForwardPGH Year in Review

Positive progress in a difficult year Despite the global pandemic, the MoveForwardPGH team has been busy making sure residents can get safely around their City. The pandemic highlighted the need for safe outdoor activities, as well as a reevaluation of how a city, where 25% of households don’t own a car, can still get to the places they need to …

Your feedback needed: Take the Northside Network Survey

Image is a map of the Northside showing the proposed streets within the network

City looking for feedback on a series of Northside Streets The Department of Mobility of Infrastructure is looking to create a network of safer, connected streets within the Northside as part of their new Bike(+) Plan. This Northside Network of projects involve a series of streets that could see a number of improvements that will create less stressful biking and …

California Ave Bike Facilities Phase 1 and FAQs

Image is a map of the Northside showing the proposed streets within the network

Connecting neighborhoods through clarity and traffic calming The Project The California Ave Bike Facilities are part of the overall Northside Network of projects, and seeks to add bike facilities on California Ave, between Brighton Rd and Marshall Ave. These improvements will better connect the bike lanes on Brighton, into the California-Kirkbride neighborhood, to the bike lanes on Marshall Ave. Additionally, …

Manchester-Chateau Network and FAQs

A neighborhood network of safer streets Latest Updates See the City’s Engage platform to leave a comment or a question about this proposal The Project The Manchester-Chateau Network of projects involve a series of streets (Fulton, Juniata & Manhattan) that could see a number of improvements, mostly within the heavily residential Manchester neighborhood, that will not only aim to reduce …

Northside Network

Image is a map of the Northside showing the proposed streets within the network

A wholistic approach to neighborhood connectivity Feedback NEW Comments about any of the projects? Please take this survey and/or leave feedback on the City’s EngagePGH site by 1/1/21. December 1, 2020: Presented at the Northside Walk/Ride Monthly Meeting. DOMI team went over projects with the Northside Leadership Conference’s Bike/Ped Committee. November 18, 2020: DOMI presented at the Greening America’s Communities – …

16th St Bridge Bike Lanes and FAQ

Image shows the cross section of the proposed 16th St Bridge bike lanes with two lanes each direction for motor vehicles, two bike lanes each direction, and two sidewalks.

Connecting Neighbors Across the Allegheny The 16th Street/David McCullough Bridge traverses the Allegheny River between grocery stores and shops in the Strip District to residential areas near Progress Street on the Northside. While a popular connection between the Penn Ave Bike Lanes and the North Shore Trail, people riding bikes across it must contend with either fast moving traffic on …

City Paper: Why Pittsburgh is redesigning streets to help drivers slow down

Photo: Pittsburgh City Paper Pittsburgh City Paper spotlights Pittsburgh’s traffic calming efforts Pittsburgh city officials, particularly the city’s Department of Mobility and Infrastructure, have been very busy the last couple of years working on efforts to make dozens of streets, intersections, and corridors in the city safer for drivers, pedestrians, cyclists, and transit users. And those efforts have really sped …

GAP to the Point Bike Lanes (nearly) Complete

Bike route through the heart of Downtown connects people to jobs, businesses, and recreation For decades, there has been a dream to connect the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) Trail to the Point. The GAP is one of the premier trails in the United States, bringing in millions of tourist dollars to our city and providing the backbone of our Three …