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District 2 News

7/1/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced a start date of July 15 for a bridge rehabilitation project on Route 1003 (Tennis Park Road). The bridge spans Lost Creek approximately two miles northwest of McAlisterville in Fayette Township, Juniata County, and will be closed until work is complete.
 
7/1/2022
As work continues on the local interchange/Route 26 project in Centre County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is providing a beginning of July for the job. The work zone is located along I-80 near the Bellefonte/161 interchange and can affect traffic flow on Interstate 80 and Route 26.
 
6/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Penn Highlands Healthcare DuBois Campus, the Highway Safety Network and DuBois City Police today urged motorists to not drive under the influence and encouraged designated driving ahead of Fourth of July celebrations this coming weekend.
 
6/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting area drivers to an early July update as Columbia Gas continues gas line relocation work on South Atherton Street in State College. No work will take place on Monday, in observance of the 4th of July holiday.
 
6/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is continuing with bridge preservation work on two bridges in Clinton County. Bridge locations are Route 1002 (Island Road) in Dunstable Township and Route 120 (Huron Avenue) over the railroad in Renovo.
 
6/29/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is reminding area drivers that a bridge replacement project will begin soon on Route 144 in Potter County. The bridge spans Ives Hollow Run in the village of Carter Camp. PennDOT expects work to begin July 5. The 28-foot bridge dates from 1934 and carries an average of 281 vehicles each day. Replacing the bridge will improve its rating from poor to good.
 
6/27/2022
As work continues on a Route 26/Route 45 intersection improvement project in Centre County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is issuing an end-of-June update. The work zone is located about 1½ miles north of Pine Grove Mills.
 
6/24/2022
As work continues on the local interchange/Route 26 project in Centre County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is providing an end-of-June update for the job. The work zone is located along I-80 near the Bellefonte/161 interchange and can affect traffic flow on Interstate 80 and Route 26.
 
6/24/2022
– The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting area motorists that it has posted weight restrictions on two bridges in Potter County. The first bridge is on Route 4005 (Fishing Creek Road), about three miles northeast of Roulette. The second bridge is on Route 4017 (Oswayo Street), in Shinglehouse.
 
6/24/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) provided an update today on roadwork taking place in Centre and Clinton counties. All work is weather and schedule dependent.
 
6/23/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting area drivers to an end-of-June update as Columbia Gas continues gas line relocation work on South Atherton Street in State College.
 
6/23/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting motorists that it has changed weight restrictions on a bridge in Clearfield County. Two miles north of Clearfield, the bridge spans Lick Run on Route 1006 (Goshen Road) in Goshen Township. The bridge was previously posted for a 32-ton weight limit for single vehicles and a 39-ton weight limit for combination vehicles. New weight limit signs were installed about two weeks ago noting a change to a 17-ton weight limit for single vehicles and a 21-ton weight limit for combination vehicles.
 
6/23/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is providing an update to area drivers for the Route 64/Route 550 (Nittany Valley Drive/Zion Road) intersection project. The work zone is located in Walker Township, Centre County, about 4 ½ miles north of Pleasant Gap. Throughout next week, crews will continue working on new drainage pipes in front of the Valero Gas station. Construction will also begin on concrete curb islands in the same area. Roadway widening will also begin from Cobblestone Road to the north end of the project.
 
6/23/2022
Starting Monday, June 27, crews will be working on Route 219 from just south of Owens Way to Bolivar Drive. When work starts on Monday, motorists will encounter lane closures for northbound traffic—limiting northbound travel to one lane. The lane restrictions will be in effect 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week. Motorists will need to be alert for signage and traffic devices related to the lane closures. As northbound work progresses and concludes over the summer, work activity will switch to the southbound lanes. PennDOT will issue a project update prior to that change.
 
6/21/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is placing a radar-controlled speed display board on Route 255 in Sandy Township, Clearfield County, to remind drivers to obey the posted speed limit. It will aid in curbing speeding, a common type of aggressive driving behavior.
 
6/17/2022
As work on the local interchange/Route 26 project in Centre County continues, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is providing a late June update for the job. The work zone is located along I-80 near the Bellefonte/161 interchange and can affect traffic flow on Interstate 80 and Route 26.
 
6/17/2022
Commercial vehicle traffic along Port Matilda Highway in Centre County will be reminded to obey the posted speed limit. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) placed a radar-controlled speed display sign between Hannah Furnace Road and Reese Hollow Road Tuesday to aid in curbing speeding, a common type of aggressive driving.
 
6/17/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) provided an update today on roadwork taking place in Centre and Clinton counties. All work is weather and schedule dependent.
 
6/17/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) placed a radar-controlled speed display board on Route 144 in Noyes Township, Clinton County, yesterday. The board will remind drivers to obey the posted speed limit and will aid in curbing speeding, a common type of aggressive driving behavior.
 
6/17/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will begin a bridge replacement soon on Route 144 in Potter County. The bridge spans Ives Hollow Run in the village of Carter Camp. PennDOT expects work to begin July 5. The 28-foot bridge dates from 1934 and carries an average of 281 vehicles each day. Replacing the bridge will improve its rating from poor to good.