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Youth and Family Research Program

Directions

Below are directions to our program offices from multiple locations in the surrounding area.  Please be advised that we have provided these directions for planning purposes only.  There may be things we are not aware of (e.g., construction projects, accidents, etc.) that may cause you to have to alter your route.  Always make sure to obey all posted signs and local laws when driving.

From points east (Philadelphia, Harrisburg, Altoona, Monroeville) via the Pennsylvania turnpike:

  • From the Pennsylvania turnpike
  • Take Exit 57 (Pittsburgh/Monroeville Exit) to I-376 West
  • Take Exit 3B (Oakland/Bates Street exit)
  • At first stoplight on Bates Street, turn left onto Boulevard of the Allies
  • At first stoplight on the Boulevard of the Allies, turn right onto Halket Street
  • At the first stoplight on Halket Street, turn right onto Forbes Avenue
  • Continue on Forbes Avenue until you reach Meyran Avenue
  • Turn right onto Meyran Avenue
  • See parking information below

From points west (Ohio, Pittsburgh International Airport) via the Ohio turnpike and Route 60:

  • From the Pennsylvania turnpike, take Exit 10 to Route 60 South
  • Follow Route 60 South past the Pittsburgh International Airport to I-279 North
  • Take I-279 North through the Fort Pitt Tunnel
  • Follow signs to I-376 East
  • Take Exit 2A (Forbes Avenue/Oakland exit)
  • Continue on Forbes Avenue for approximately five full blocks
  • Turn right onto Meyran Avenue
  • See parking information below

From points north (Erie, Western New York) via I-79 South:

  • Take I-79 South to I-279 South
  • Follow I-279 South to Exit 8A (Veterans Bridge/I-579 exit)
  • Follow the signs to Monroeville/Oakland (Boulevard of the Allies)
  • Take the Forbes Avenue/Oakland exit
  • Do NOT exit at I-376 East
  • Make the right turn onto Forbes Avenue ramp
  • You will exit onto Forbes Avenue, a one-way street
  • Continue on Forbes Avenue for approximately five full blocks to Meyran Avenue
  • Turn right onto Meyran Avenue
  • See parking information below

From points south (Washington, PA; West Virginia) via I-79 North:

  • Take I-79 North to Exit 59A (I-279 North exit)
  • Take I-279 North through the Fort Pitt Tunnel
  • Follow signs to I-376 East
  • Take Exit 2A (Forbes Avenue/Oakland exit)
  • You will exit onto Forbes Avenue, a one-way street
  • Continue on Forbes Avenue for approximately five full blocks to Meyran Avenue
  • Turn right onto Meyran Avenue
  • See parking information below 

Alternate route from Pittsburgh's southern suburbs via the Liberty Tunnel:

  • Continue on Liberty Bridge and use the Boulevard of the Allies exit
  • Turn right at Boulevard of the Allies and continue for approximately one mile
  • Take the Forbes Avenue/Oakland exit
  • Do NOT exit at I-376 East
  • Make the right turn onto the Forbes Avenue ramp
  • You will exit onto Forbes Avenue, a one-way street
  • Continue on Forbes Avenue for approximately five full blocks to Meyran Avenue
  • Turn right onto Meyran Avenue
  • See parking information below 

Parking Information

Monday-Friday Parking

  • The Medical Arts Building parking garage is located on Atwood Street, next to the H&R Block office
  • Please give your car keys to the parking valet and let them know that you have a visit at 200 Meyran Avenue
  • Once you have completed your visit you will be provided with a validation ticket that will allow you to leave the lot for free
  • Please note that this is a public lot and there may be a sign stating "Lot Full" or "Leases Only"
    • You may disregard this sign - you will still be able to park at this lot during your study visit
    • When you tell the parking valet that you have an appointment at 200 Meyran Avenue he/she will allow you to enter the lot even if one of these signs is posted

Saturday and Sunday Parking

  • The Forbes Tower parking garage is located on Meyran Avenue, across the street from our building
  • It is available for parking ONLY during the weekends
  • Please park in the lot; you should not have to provide your keys to an parking valet at this lot
  • Once you have completed your visit you will be provided with a validation ticket that will allow you to leave the lot for free

Please note - you will not need to pay for parking at either of these location . 

 

 

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Office Address:
200 Meyran Avenue at Forbes Avenue
Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA  15213
 
Mailing Address:
Youth and Family Research Program
3811 O'Hara Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15213-9847