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​This page offers the most recent news releases from PennDOT's central office in Harrisburg and its 11 engineering districts. To contact the central press office, please call 717-783-8800. If you'd like to reach a regional press office, please choose from the map here.

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5/16/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing a lane restriction on southbound West Liberty Avenue (Route 19) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County will occur Tuesday, May 17 weather permitting.
 
5/16/2022
Paint the Plow is Open to All High Schools in Berks, Carbon, Monroe, and Schuylkill counties
 
5/16/2022
Motorists are advised that Route 4001 (Little Pine Creek Road) is closed between Route 44 in Cummings Township and Route 287 in Pine Township, Lycoming County due to downed trees and wires.
 
5/16/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to an online plans display regarding the Route 2030 (Lime Valley Road) bridge preservation project.
 
5/16/2022
PennDOT District 12 would like to inform motorists of closure on Route 4048 (Harmony Church Road) located in Washington Township, Fayette County. The closure will be located between Hutchinson Road and Route 4046 (Rehoboth Church Road). The closure will begin Thursday, May 19 and is anticipated to reopen Friday, June 3, weather permitting.
 
5/16/2022
With both temperatures and the number of motorcycles travelling on Pennsylvania roadways on the rise, the Wolf Administration today reminded drivers and motorcyclists to share the road, obey traffic laws and watch out for one another throughout the riding season.
 
5/16/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing inspection activities on the ramp from southbound I-279 (Parkway North) to northbound Route 65 in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Tuesday and Wednesday, May 17-18 weather permitting.
 
5/16/2022
There will be a lane restriction on I-81 southbound at mile marker 165.4 tonight, May 16 and I-81 northbound at mile marker 166.4 on Tuesday, May 17 in Luzerne County for bridge deck repair work.
 
5/16/2022
PennDOT District 10 is alerting motorists to upcoming construction along Oakland Avenue (State Route 286) in White Township, Indiana County.
 
5/16/2022
There will be lane restrictions on Interstate 80 eastbound in Luzerne County this week from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM as follows:
 
5/16/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing long-term lane restrictions are underway on Route 130 (Tri-Boro Expressway) in Turtle Creek and Wilmerding boroughs and the Municipality of Monroeville, Allegheny County.
 
5/16/2022
SR 1048 in Lehman Township, Luzerne County will be closed beginning Tuesday, May 17 for a culvert replacement project. It will remain closed until the fall of 2022. The detour is as follows:
 
5/16/2022
There will be milling & paving work for the bridge rehabilitation project on SR 309 north and southbound in Luzerne County this week from 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM as follows:
 
5/16/2022
SR 706 is closed from the intersection SR 267 to the intersection of PA 858, Rush Township, Susquehanna County due to a motorcycle crash.
 
5/16/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting drivers that the I-70 north bound Welcome Center in Warfordsburg, Fulton County, which was closed since, February 14 for building repairs, has re-opened.
 
5/16/2022
The northwest region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has updated the weekly county maintenance schedules listed online to reflect work planned for the week of May 16, 2022.
 
5/15/2022
King of Prussia, PA – U.S. 1 (Baltimore Pike) motorists will encounter lane closures in Chadds Ford and Concord townships, Delaware County, for concrete patching and resurfacing under a project to repair and resurface approximately six miles of U.S. 1 (Baltimore Pike), the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
5/15/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Single and double lane closures are scheduled at night on Interstate 95 between the Delaware State line and the Route 420 Interchange in Delaware County for various construction activities under a project to rehabilitate pavement and repair 15 structures on more than 11 miles of the interstate in Lower Chichester, Upper Chichester, Chester, Ridley and Tinicum townships, the City of Chester and Upland and Ridley Park boroughs, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.