In 1968, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission decided to abandon approximately 13-miles of the original turnpike in Fulton County.
Safety was top priority as Western PA began moving into the "green phase" of the governor's pandemic reopening plan earlier this summer.
Ride-hailing services are gaining popularity across Pennsylvania, and they're not exempt from PA's Child Passenger Safety Laws.
Brian Wall is the Research Division Manager for PennDOT's Bureau of Planning and Research. He has been with us for 17 years.
Pennsylvanians can take advantage of two voluntary, potentially life-saving programs designed to aid in emergency situations.
PennDOT's District 9 in Cambria County will be preparing for its first roundabout as part of the Geistown Corridor Improvement Project.
Through our annual Highway Safety Survey, PennDOT is seeking input on traffic safety and driving behaviors in Pennsylvania.
Huntingdon County is home to the largest Northern Map Turtle nesting area in PA, and PennDOT District 9 is helping to protect their habitat.
At two curves in Indiana and Jefferson counties, PennDOT District 10 is installing solar powered sequential LED chevron signage.
Stephanie Marek went above and beyond the call of duty to issue hauling permits for northeastern PA customers.
Did you know PennDOT is directly responsible for nearly 40,000 miles of highway and roughly 25,000 bridges? We oversee programs and policies affecting highways, urban and rural public transportation, airports, railroads, ports and waterways, in addition to administering the state's more than 11 million vehicle registrations and 8.8 million driver's licenses.
So, how do we do what we do? And how can we help you travel in Pennsylvania — whether it be for business or leisure — in safe and enjoyable manner? Read PennDOT Way to learn more about the department, what we do, and how and why we do it.
Help keep people safe in their communities and on Pennsylvania's roads.
Rebuild public infrastructure to meet 21st century challenges and needs.
Improve government efficiency and employee engagement.