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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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5/18/2022
I-80 over Lehigh River Bridge Meeting Cancelled
 
5/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing repairs on the approach of the Route 978 (Clinton Avenue) bridge over the north branch of Robinson Run in Oakdale Borough, Allegheny County, will occur Thursday, May 19 weather permitting.
 
5/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing the closure of the McKeesport-Duquesne Bridge (Route 2114) in the northbound direction in the City of McKeesport, Allegheny County will occur Friday night, May 20 through Monday morning, May 23 weather permitting.
 
5/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing a southbound closure on East Carson Street (Route 837) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County will occur Friday night through Monday morning, May 20-23 weather permitting.
 
5/18/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Today, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Chester County Highway Safety Project, Delaware County Transportation Management Association, Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services, and TMA Bucks Community Traffic Safety hosted the 2nd Annual Southeastern Pennsylvania Teen Safe Driving ROADeo.
 
5/18/2022
Armstrong County Maintenance Activity for the week of May 23
 
5/18/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing drilling operations are underway on Route 2017 (Blythedale Road) in Elizabeth Township, Allegheny County.
 
5/18/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a bridge replacement project is set to begin on Syner Road (Route 4010) in Lebanon County.
 
5/18/2022
Indiana County Maintenance Activities for the Week of May 23
 
5/18/2022
King of Prussia, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to attend a live virtual meeting on the third section of the Route 309 Connector Program to improve connectivity along the five-mile corridor between Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike) and Route 309 in Montgomery and Bucks counties.
 
5/18/2022
Clarion County Maintenance Activities for the Week of May 23
 
5/17/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Northbound U.S. 1 motorists will encounter a left lane closure approaching the Route 413 overpass in Langhorne Manor Borough and Middletown Township, Bucks County, on Thursday, May 19, and Friday, May 20, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for bridge beam repair, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
 
5/17/2022
​The project to replace the 80-year-old bridge that carries Route 62 over Little Sandy Creek in Polk Borough, Venango County is expected to start next week.
 
5/17/2022
A $3 million restoration project that will give motorists a smoother ride on more than two miles of Route 8 in Venango County is scheduled to start soon.
 
5/17/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing an upcoming ramp closure on I-80 in Jefferson County May 20 through 22, 2022.
 
5/17/2022
On Thursday, PennDOT District 5 will join with Coalition for Appropriate Transportation (CAT), City of Bethlehem, and safety partners to hold a media and safety event to mark Bike to Work Week. The event will feature distribution of bicycle safety information, bicycle safety checks, and a bike ride through Bethlehem with Mayor J. William Reynolds, members of CAT, and others.
 
5/17/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is presently developing plans for the Route 453 (Sink Run Culvert) replacement project in Tyrone Borough, Blair County.
 
5/17/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing an upcoming ramp closure on PA 28 in East Franklin Township, Armstrong County May 20 through 23, 2022.
 
5/17/2022
PennDOT District 11 is announcing inspection activities on the Fort Pitt Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Wednesday and Thursday, May 18-19 weather permitting.
 
5/17/2022
King of Prussia, PA – Intermittent 15-minute traffic stoppages will be in place on U.S. 1 in both directions between Rockhill Drive and the Route 413 Interchange in Bensalem and Middletown townships, Bucks County, from 6:00 AM Saturday, May 21, through 6:00 PM Sunday, May 22, for overhead wire replacement, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.