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District 9 Accomplishments

Counties: Bedford | Blair | Cambria | Fulton | Huntingdon | Somerset

October 2022

Working For You

In District 9, 77 projects are underway or expected to start or go out for bid this year, with a total value of $100.9 million. You can find weekly updates of planned department maintenance activities on the District 9 page.

From January 2022 through September 2022, 17 construction contracts for highway, bridge, and other improvement projects was completed in the district through PennDOT's private-sector partners.

38

Bridges Repaired, Replaced, or Preserved*

195

Miles of Roadway Improved *

77

Projects +

$100.9

Million in Projects +

+ Underway or expected to start or go out for bid this year in District 9 | * From January 2022 Through September 2022

38 bridges were repaired, replaced, or preserved by PennDOT or industry forces through September 2022. 195 miles of roadway were improved by department or partner crews through September 2022. This includes 54 miles of paving. See projects happening or planned near you at PennDOT's Project Website.

District 9 has put out 262bridge projects and 370 projects for roadway and other improvement projects worth approximately $865.6 million since January 2015.

Featured Projects

I-70 Breezewood to Fulton County Line Improvements

Cost: $18.8 million

County: Bedford

Geistown Roundabout

Cost: $7.8 million

County: Cambria

Route 3011 (Franklin Street) Improvements

Cost: $4.1 million

County: Cambria

2021 In Review

43 bridges were repaired, replaced, or preserved by PennDOT or industry forces in 2021. 479 miles of roadway were improved by department or partner crews in 2021. This includes 111 miles of paving.

PennDOT's Engineering District 9 is responsible for the state-maintained transportation network in this region. This includes 3,934 road miles and 2,081 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.

3,934

State-Maintained Road Miles

2,081

State-Maintained Bridges

837

Employees*

* Filled salaried positions. Does not include wage jobs, which fluctuate seasonally.

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PennDOT's 11 Engineering Districts throughout the state maintain, restore, and expand the state's highway systems. Each office does its part to deliver a safe and efficient transportation system on the nearly 40,000 miles of highway and rougly 25,400 bridges that PennDOT is reponsible for. More information about PennDOT's operations and the state highway system is available in PennDOT's Fact Book (PDF).

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