Lunar New Year Parade Happening In Squirrel Hill Sunday

 Year of the Pig. Lunar new year. Chinese characters mean Happy New Year.
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PITTSBURGH (News Radio 1020 KDKA) – Several local organizations are collaborating to host this year's Lunar New Year Parade, which takes place in Squirrel Hill on Sunday.

The parade, celebrating the Year of the Pig, begins at 11 am and moves up Murray Avenue. It is free and open to the public.

Murray Avenue will be closed between Phillips and Darlington Streets. The Port Authority is reminding riders inbound and outbound routes 61C, 61D and 64 will be detoured from 9 am to 1 pm. Visit the Port Authority's website for more information

Reminder: Due to the closure of Murray Ave. between Phillips and Darlington Streets for the Lunar New Year Celebration, inbound and outbound routes 61C, 61D, and 64 will be detoured today from 9 am to 1 pm. Visit our website for more info @

— Port Authority PGH (@PGHtransit) February 17, 2019

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