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​​District 5

Counties: Berks | Carbon | Lehigh | Monroe | Northampton | Schuylkill

district 5 county map PennDOT's Engineering District 5 is responsible for the state-maintained transportation network in this region. This includes 3,344 total road miles and 2,128 total bridges.

We also work with local governments, elected officials, stakeholders and the public on keeping people and goods moving safely and efficiently in this region.

Press Releases

CANCELLED - PennDOT Invites Public to Comment on I-80 Over Lehigh River Bridge Project


I-80 over Lehigh River Bridge Meeting Cancelled...Read More

ADVISORY – NORTHAMPTON COUNTY – THURSDAY – PennDOT, Bethlehem City, Bicycle Safety Advocates to Promote Bike to Work Week


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....Read More

PennDOT Invites Students to Participate in Art, Safety Program


Paint the Plow is Open to All High Schools in Berks, Carbon, Monroe, and Schuylkill counties...Read More

Berks County: Interstate 78 Road Work


Road Work ...Read More

Lehigh County: US 22 Ramp Work


Road Work ...Read More