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Driving Directions

Map to Southwestern Veterans Center

From the North: (Harmarville)
  • From Exit 48 Harmer follow signs for Route 28.
  • Take Route 28 South to the Highland Park Bridge Exit.
  • Get in the left lane on the bridge. (Route 8 South - Blue Belt).
  • Once completing the loop, stay in the right lane through the first traffic light.
  • You are now on Washington Boulevard. (Route 8 South – Blue Belt)
  • Make a left at the first traffic light on to Highland Drive.
  • Continue on Highland Drive by bearing left at the “Y” intersection.
  • The entrance to Southwestern Veterans' Center is the first road on the right.
From the South: (Bridgeville)
  • Take 279-North through the Fort Pitt Tunnels.
  • Once you exit the tunnels, get in the far left lane and take the exit for “North Shore.”
  • Once you take the exit, get into the far right lane.
  • Take the “28 North” exit.
  • Take Route 28 to the “Highland Park Bridge” exit.
  • Get in the left lane on the bridge. (Route 8 South - Blue Belt).
  • Once completing the loop, stay in the right lane through the first traffic light.
  • You are now on Washington Boulevard. (Route 8 South – Blue Belt)
  • Make a left at the first traffic light on to Highland Drive.
  • Continue on Highland Drive by bearing left at the “Y” intersection.
  • The entrance to Southwestern Veterans' Center is the first road on the right.
From the East: (Monroeville)
  • Take I-376 West towards downtown. Exit at Edgewood/Swissvale.
  • Make right at exit on to South Braddock Ave.
  • Follow South Braddock until making a left on to Penn Ave (Route 8 – Blue Belt).
  • Make right off Penn Ave onto Washington Boulevard (remains Route 8 – Blue Belt).
  • Make a right at the fourth traffic light on to Highland Drive.
  • Continue on Highland Drive by bearing left at the “Y” intersection.
  • The entrance to Southwestern Veterans' Center is the first road on the right.
From the West: (Routes 22, 30, 60 and I-79 South)
  • Take 279-North through the Fort Pitt Tunnels.
  • Once you exit the tunnels, get in the far left lane and take the exit for “North Shore.”
  • Once you take the exit, get into the far right lane.
  • Take the “28 North” exit.
  • Take Route 28 to the “Highland Park Bridge” exit.
  • Get in the left lane on the bridge. (Route 8 South - Blue Belt).
  • Once completing the loop, stay in the right lane through the first traffic light.
  • You are now on Washington Boulevard. (Route 8 South – Blue Belt)
  • Make a left at the first traffic light on to Highland Drive.
  • Continue on Highland Drive by bearing left at the “Y” intersection.
  • The entrance to Southwestern Veterans' Center is the first road on the right.