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District 9 News

11/14/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is implementing a road closure on Route 1001 (Stutzmantown Road) between Sheep Ridge Drive and Sandrock Road in Stonycreek Township due to a safety concern.
 
11/14/2022
At an event today the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) discussed the many highway improvements that took place across PennDOT District 9 (Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon, and Somerset counties) during the 2022 construction season, and highlighted investments supported and accelerated through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL).
 
11/9/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will conduct an Open House and Plans Display to inform the public of the proposed PA 403 – U.S. 219 to PA 985 Safety Improvement project in Hooversville and Benson Boroughs and Shade, Quemahoning, and Conemaugh Townships in Somerset County.
 
11/7/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is presently developing plans for the bridge replacement on Maple Avenue over West Branch Susquehanna in Northern Cambria Borough, Cambria County.
 
10/25/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is presently developing plans for the Route 3001, Fort Hill Road Bridge Replacements Project. Four structures are being replaced, one carries Route 3001 (Fort Hill Road) over an unnamed tributary to Whites Creek, one carries Route 3001 (Fort Hill Road) over Cucumber Run and two structures carry Route 3001 (Fort Hill Road) over unnamed tributaries to Cucumber Run in Addison Township, Somerset County.
 
10/13/2022
​To reduce the chances of a mailbox being damaged by a snowplow this winter, PennDOT encourages homeowners along rural mail routes to ensure that their mailbox is properly prepared.
 
10/11/2022
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a job fair will be held for those seeking employment with the Department in Fayette, Westmoreland, Somerset, and Cambria Counties.
 
9/28/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that a traffic detour has been lifted on Route 1010 (Woy Bridge Road) in West Providence Township, Bedford County.
 
9/28/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that work to rebuild a truck pull-off on U.S. Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) near the Bedford County line will start on Wednesday, October 5, in Allegheny Township, Somerset County.
 
9/23/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that improvement work on a section of PA 305 will begin Monday, September 26 in Petersburg Borough, Huntingdon County.
 
9/22/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced the daytime detour that was to begin on Monday, September 26, on Route 3002 (Harshberger Road) has been postponed until the week of October 3. Work on this roadway is in the City of Johnstown, Cambria County.
 
9/20/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that beginning Monday, September 26, a daylight detour will take place on Route 3002 (Harshberger Road) as part of the project that will resurface three roadways in Vintondale Borough, Jackson and Black townships, Cambria County.
 
9/20/2022
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that a traffic detour will go into effect on Monday, September 26, for work to begin on the T-773 (Crescent Drive) bridge rehabilitation project that crosses over Clear Shade Creek in Ogle Township, Somerset County.
 
9/15/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will conduct an Open House and Plans Display to inform the public of the proposed PA 403 – U.S. 219 to PA 985 Safety Improvement project in Hooversville and Benson Boroughs and Shade, Quemahoning, and Conemaugh Townships in Somerset County.
 
9/14/2022
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that Gulisek Construction, LLC., of Mount Pleasant, PA, will implement a detour Monday, September 19, on the project to rehabilitation several interchanges along Route 22 in Cambria, Munster, Cresson and Allegheny townships in Cambria County.
 
9/12/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that a traffic detour will go into effect starting Monday, September 19, for improvement work on Route 1010 (Woy Bridge Road) in West Providence Township, Bedford County.
 
9/9/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that Plum Contracting of Greensburg will place a weekend detour starting Friday, September 16, on PA 56 (Quaker Valley Road) in West St. Clair Township and Pleasantville Borough, Bedford County as part of the ongoing PA 56 project.
 
9/7/2022
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that work will start Monday, September 12, on a project that will resurface 4.2 miles of PA 601 from PA 985 to Deeter Road in Lincoln and Jenner townships, Somerset County.
 
8/31/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that traffic patterns will change, on a project that will rehabilitate the existing structure that carries Route 3031 (Galleria Drive) over U.S. 219 near the intersection with Route 3033 (Solomon Run Road) in Richland Township, Cambria County.
 
8/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that work will start Tuesday, September 6, on a project that will resurface three roadways in Vintondale Borough, Jackson and Black townships, Cambria County.