Pittsburgh is known as the Steel City or City of Bridges, but an equally fitting name would be the City of Tunnels.
PennDOT recently designated a local bridge the H. Donald Whipple Memorial Bridge in honor of the department employee killed in 2016.
For the first time, PennDOT is offering a 511PA page dedicated to travel information for every Penn State home football game.
PennDOT Connects was named one of the Top 12 projects nationwide, and now we need your help winning the People's Choice Award.
Hot pour mastics is a new innovation that can be used to repair wider and deeper cracks in Pennsylvania's roadways.
PennDOT worked with local 911 centers to share information and alert motorists of roadway incidents faster.
Two PennDOT interns were honored as Workplace Heroes for taking the right action when they helped a stranger in need.
PennDOT received two awards in the regional America's Transportation Awards competition for PennDOT Connects and the Liberty Bridge project.
The secretary would like to take the national SXSW stage in 2020 to discuss how PennDOT is putting the brakes on human trafficking.
You may ask yourself, "Why would highway engineers concern themselves with butterfly gardens and honey bees?"
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.