News Releases   

November service adjustments to redistribute service, add weekend service

September 16 - Weekly COVID-19 update

September Meetings of the Port Authority Board

September 9 - Weekly COVID-19 Update

September 2 - Port Authority Service for Labor Day

September 2 - Weekly COVID-19 Update

September 2 - Statement by Port Authority CEO Katharine Kelleman

August 26 - Weekly COVID-19 Update

Quarterly Service Updates to go into effect August 23

August 19, 2020 Weekly Covid-19 Update

August 12 - Weekly COVID-19 Update

August 5 - Weekly COVID-19 Update

July 29 - Weekly COVID-19 Update

July 22 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Update

Port Authority seeks public input for NEXTransit long-range plan

July 15 - Weekly COVID-19 case update

July 2020 Board Meetings

July 8 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Update

Port Authority to begin two-year project in the Mount Washington Transit Tunnel

Weekly COVID-19 Case Update (July 1, 2020)

Port Authority Service for July 3/4

16th Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Port Authority employee tests positive for COVID-19, is agency's first case since May 5 and 15th overall

New Tool Helps Port Authority Customers Social Distance

Light Rail Service to Resume Regular Schedule on Monday, June 22, 2020

June Meetings of the Port Authority of Allegheny County Board

South Fayette Park and Ride to close July 4

Port Authority launches “NEXTransit,” a long-range plan to guide the public transit system of our future

Front-door board to resume June 1, fare collection to resume June 8

Port Authority Service for Memorial Day

Most Port Authority Bus Routes Returning to Regular Weekday Schedules

May Board Meetings to Again Be Held Virtually

Fourteenth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Thirteenth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Port Authority Customer Service to resume regular hours of operation on Monday, May 4, 2020

Twelfth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Eleventh Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Tenth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Ninth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Eighth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Seventh Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

New State Mask Order for Transit Riders

Sixth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19

Face Coverings to be Required at Downtown Service Center Beginning Monday

Fifth Port Authority Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Port Authority's April Board and Board committee meetings to be held virtually

Port Authority Employee Self-reports Testing Positive for COVID-19

Port Authority to Implement Vehicle Capacity Limits

Port Authority Service for Good Friday, April 10, 2020

Third Port Authority Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19

Port Authority Launches 'Stay Home' Campaign

Second Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Port Authority CEO Extends Thank You for Support of Public Transit

Port Authority Temporarily Modifies Lost and Found Procedures

Customer Service Hours to be Reduced

Port Authority Confirms First COVID-19 Case

Port Authority Reduces Downtown Service Center Hours

Port Authority to Implement New Operational Procedures Beginning Wednesday

Port Authority to Begin Operating on Reduced Schedules

Port Authority's March Board Meetings Canceled

Port Authority to implement temporary Social Distancing Policy on all vehicles

Port Authority to reimburse customers for unused passes

Port Authority Board reschedules meetings

Port Authority to begin disinfecting vehicles every 24 hours

Port Authority takes steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Port Authority cancels remainder of community engagement meetings

Port Authority Issues COVID-19 Information

Port Authority Outlines Plans for March 2020 Bus Stop Consolidation

Service Adjustments to go into Effect Sunday, March 15

Port Authority Service for Presidents’ Day

Port Authority to begin testing pay-by-smartphone; rollout expected by the end of the year

Port Authority Service for Martin Luther King Day

Port Authority to host series of meetings: "Public Transit: A Community Discussion" seeking community input

Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel expected to reopen by Monday morning

Landslides force nighttime closure, Wednesday morning restrictions at Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel

Port Authority Service For Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Dec. 19, 2019 - PORT AUTHORITY TO OPERATE HOLIDAY/SUNDAY SCHEDULES ON CHRISTMAS DAY

DEC. 16, 2019 - PASSENGER WI-FI AVAILABLE NOW ON MOST BUSES; WILL BE AVAILABLE ON ALL BUSES AND LIGHT RAIL VEHICLES BY EARLY NEXT YEAR

Dec. 6 - SPECIAL SERVICE TO OPERATE THIS WEEKEND

December 5 - BUS STOP CONSOLIDATION PROPOSAL UPDATED

PUBLIC INPUT SOUGHT FOR BUS STOP CONSOLIDATION PROGRAM

November 27 - Port Authority Thanksgiving Service 2019

Nov. 21 - PORT AUTHORITY SERVICE FOR LIGHT UP NIGHT 2019

November 6 - PORT AUTHORITY SERVICE FOR VETERANS DAY PARADE, VETERANS DAY

October 31 - NEXT ROUND OF QUARTERLY SERVICE CHANGES GO INTO EFFECT NOV. 24

October 30 - FIVE BUS STOPS PROPOSED FOR ELIMINATION TO BE RETAINED

October 29, 2019 - NEW BUSES TO BE PUT IN SERVICE THIS WEEK

October 25, 2019 - PORT AUTHORITY TO PROVIDE FREE BUS SERVICE TO TREE OF LIFE MEMORIAL SERVICE ON SUNDAY

SEPT. 25 - PORT AUTHORITY DETOURS FOR GREAT RACE WEEKEND

SEPT. 20 - PORT AUTHORITY TO REPLACE TRACK CROSS IN CASTLE SHANNON

Sept. 19 - 2019 APPLICATION SUBMITTED FOR FEDERAL SUPPORT OF BUS RAPID TRANSIT PROJECT

September 11 - TWO BUS ROUTES TO RETURN TO REGULAR SERVICE IN MORNINGSIDE

September 10 - EFFORTS BEGIN TO IMPROVE ON-TIME PERFORMANCE

August 28 - Two Bus Routes to Detour in Morningside For Street Paving

August 28 - Labor Day Service and Hours

August 23 - Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel Expected to Reopen by Monday

August 9 - Quarterly service adjustments go into effect Sunday, September 1, 2019

August 8 - Port Authority Statement on Downtown Stabbing

July 19 - Port Authority to begin major construction project beginning July 26

June 4 - Schedule adjustments for nearly 20 Port Authority bus routes will go into effect Sunday, June 16, 2019

May 29 - Port Authority moves closer to mobile ticketing app

May 29 - Port Authority presents FY2020 operating and capital budget

May 22 - Port Authority service for Monday, May 27, 2019

May 16 - Port Authority to increase capacity, add light rail service for Garth Brooks concert at Heinz Field on Saturday, May 18, 2019

May 9 - Mon Incline to reopen Friday

May 3 - Fifteen Port Authority bus routes will be detoured beginning Monday due to construction on Grant Street

April 26 - Port Authority work on the North Braddock Avenue Bridge to impact weekend traffic

April 15 - Mon Incline repairs on track; expected to reopen next month

April 15 - Good Friday service information

March 29 - Port Authority bus and light rail operators prepare for competition

March 22 - Port Authority to offer free rides to vigil for New Zealand mass shooting victims

March 18, 2019 - Several bus routes to detour beginning Tuesday, March 19

March 18, 2019 - Monongahela Incline repair work remains on schedule

March 18, 2019 - Wood Street Station reopened; majority of work finished

March 13, 2019 - Customers invited to help recognize Port Authority operators

March 13, 2019 - St. Patrick's Day Parade detours

March 8, 2019 - Pennies to no longer be accepted on Port Authority vehicles

March 5, 2019 - Quarterly schedule adjustments begin March 17, 2019

March 5, 2019 - ConnectCard Online Portal Down for Updates Starting March 6

Feb. 20, 2019 - Mon Incline service update

Feb. 6, 2019 - Phase I of Wood Street Station upgrade project complete; Phase II to begin next week

Feb. 6, 2019 - Port Authority submits invoice to Norfolk Southern for costs related to summer 2018 freight train derailment at Station Square

Feb. 5, 2019 - Mon Incline out of service

Dec. 17, 2018 - Wood Street Station renovations and upgrades begin today

Nov. 15, 2018 - Light Up Night Service Information

Nov. 7, 2018 - Veterans Day service

November 6, 2018 - Quarterly service changes go into effect Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018