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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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10/1/2022
PennDOT is announcing slide repair work on Route 1013 (Saxonburg Boulevard) in Shaler Township, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, October 3 weather permitting.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – U.S. 1 (Baltimore Pike) motorists will encounter lane closures in both directions next week under a project to repair and resurface approximately six miles of the highway in Chadds Ford and Concord townships, Delaware County, and Pennsbury Township, Chester County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Single and double lane closures are scheduled at night next week on Interstate 95 in Delaware County between the Route 420 and the Philadelphia International Airport interchanges 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.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Motorists traveling over the Girard Point Bridge in Philadelphia and on Interstate 95 and Interstate 295 in Bucks County will encounter lane closures next week for bridge construction activities under a project to perform high-priority repairs on 13 structures on I-95, I-295 and Interstate 476 in Philadelphia, Bucks and Delaware counties, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Several state highways in Delaware County will be restricted on Monday, October 3, through Friday, October 7, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning for crack sealing operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
9/30/2022
As work on the local interchange/Route 26 project in Centre County continues, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is providing a start of October update on the project. The work zone is along I-80 near the Bellefonte/161 interchange and can affect traffic flow on Interstate 80 and Route 26.
 
9/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) expects three more windmill superloads to pass through Clearfield County on Monday, October 3.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia PA – Interstate 95 and Interstate 76 are among several state highways restricted next week in Philadelphia, Delaware, and Montgomery counties for construction activities, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – A periodic weekday lane closure will continue in both directions on Henry Avenue between Barnes Street and Port Royal Avenue in Philadelphia on Monday, October 3, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for roadway work under a project to improve travel and safety on a 3.2-mile section of Henry Avenue, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The periodic lane closure will be in place through late November.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Motorists traveling northbound on U.S. 1 (Roosevelt Expressway) will encounter a lane closure between Fox Street and 17th Street for viaduct rehabilitation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
9/30/2022
Motorists are advised that a roadwork project will continue on Interstate 80 eastbound and westbound in Hemlock, Mount Pleasant, Scott and South Centre Townships, Columbia County.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Several state highways will be restricted in Philadelphia, Bucks, Delaware, and Montgomery counties next week for resurfacing operations under several projects to repair and resurface more than 200 miles of state highway across the Philadelphia region, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Aqua Pennsylvania is planning to close King of Prussia Road between Croton Road and Upper Gulph Road in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, and Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, beginning Monday, October 17, for utility construction, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The closure will be in place Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM through Thursday, March 30, 2023.
 
9/30/2022
PennDOT county maintenance offices in District 8’s southcentral Pennsylvania region will host open houses next Tuesday for those interested in permanent or temporary maintenance positions with the department.
 
9/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) alerted drivers traveling Route 45 westbound toward State College and Pine Grove Mills that the traffic pattern in its Route 26/45 intersection work zone will shift on Tuesday, October 4. The work zone is located about 1½ miles north of Pine Grove Mills.
 
9/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that lane restrictions will be implemented next Monday on Interstate 83 at Exit 4 (Route 851) in York County.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Lane closures are scheduled on U.S.1 for construction to widen the roadway and replace three bridges in Bensalem and Middletown townships, Bucks County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
9/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is providing a start-of-October update for its Atherton Street (Route 3014) project in State College. The work zone stretches from Curtin Road to just north of Westerly Parkway. PennDOT anticipates the completion of this three-year project in the fall of 2024.
 
9/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) updated drivers today on the progress of its ongoing paving project in Centre and Clinton counties. All work is extremely weather and schedule dependent. Traffic control will feature roadway flaggers enforcing an alternating traffic pattern.
 
9/30/2022
King of Prussia, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that Route 32 (River Road) and Point Pleasant Pike will be closed and detoured for maintenance operations in Bucks County.