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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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8/18/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing that U.S. 422 has opened in both directions between the intersections of Harmony Road in Cherryhill Township and Historical Road in Pine Township, Indiana County.
 
8/18/2022
Burma Road Posted with Weight Restriction
 
8/18/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is reminding the public of coming closures and detours on 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. Starting Monday, August 22, and continuing through Sunday, August 28, Atherton Street will be closed in both directions between College Avenue and Beaver Avenue to upgrade the existing sanitary sewer system.
 
8/18/2022
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that work will start Monday, August 22, on a project that will resurface 4.15 miles of roadway on Route 4001 (Hoover Road) and will include guiderail upgrades on 9.1 miles of Routes 1008 (West Graceville Road) and 1010 (Woy Bridge Road) in Napier, West Providence and East Providence townships, Bedford County.
 
8/18/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing that U.S. 422 is currently closed in both directions between the intersections of Harmony Road in Cherryhill Township and Historical Road in Pine Township, Indiana County due to a crash involving a tractor trailer.
 
8/18/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing a road closure on Mercer Road in Harmony, Butler County starting August 22, 2022.
 
8/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing overhead sign removal work on eastbound Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) in North Braddock Borough, Allegheny County, will occur Friday, August 19 weather permitting.
 
8/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing the closure of the Freeport Road on-ramp to southbound Route 28 in O’Hara Township, Allegheny County, will begin Friday morning, August 19 weather permitting.
 
8/18/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today a new start date for overnight work on its safety enhancement project on Route 322 near Philipsburg. The project enhances safety by adding a center turning lane between the intersections of Decatur Hill/Graham Station Road and Route 53.
 
8/18/2022
A bridge inspection is planned for next week on southbound Interstate 83 on the John Harris Memorial (South) Bridge spanning the Susquehanna River between the City of Harrisburg in Dauphin County and Lemoyne Borough in Cumberland County.
 
8/18/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Single and double lane closures are scheduled at night next week on Interstate 95 in Delaware County between the Ridley Park (Exit 8) and Route 420 (Exit 9A/9B) interchanges for milling, patching and other 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.
 
8/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing preservation work on the Thornburg Bridge (Route 60) in Robinson Township, Crafton Borough, and the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, August 22 weather permitting.
 
8/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing work to inspect the I-376 Fort Pitt Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Saturday, August 20 weather permitting.
 
8/18/2022
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 weather and schedule dependent.
 
8/18/2022
King of Prussia, PA - Interstate 95 and Interstate 295 motorists in Bucks County will encounter a lane closure in both directions between the Route 413 (Bristol) and Business U.S. 1/Route 413 (Penndel/Levittown) interchanges in Bristol and Middletown townships on Monday, August 22, through Friday, August 26, from 7:30 PM to 5:30 AM the following morning 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.
 
8/18/2022
The ramp from northbound Interstate 81 to westbound Route 22 in Dauphin County is scheduled to be closed this Friday night so a contractor can repair two sections of concrete pavement.
 
8/18/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today it expects drainage improvements between Route 35 and Main Street on Route 333 in Mifflin Borough, Juniata County, to get underway Monday, August 22. The drainage improvements are part of a project to replace a bridge spanning Tuscarora Creek on Route 3023 (Pumping Station Road) near Perulack and thereby remove the structure from the Juniata County list of bridges in poor condition.
 
8/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing a traffic crossover on northbound Route 28 in O’Hara and Harmar townships, Allegheny County, will begin Friday, August 19 weather permitting.
 
8/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing a closure as part of the McLaughlin Run Road (Route 3004) roundabout project in Upper St. Clair Township, Allegheny County will begin this morning, Thursday, August 18 weather permitting.
 
8/17/2022
Motorists are advised both lanes on Interstate 80 westbound near mile marker 212 in Turbot Township, Northumberland County are close due to an overturned tractor trailer.