Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT has lifted the speed
limit and right-lane-only commercial vehicle restrictions that were in place on
several roadways in the Pittsburgh region.
to the winter storm impacting the region, speed limits were reduced yesterday
to 45 mph on all interstates and several other routes in the region, including:
speeds are restored to their usual posted limits.
is continuing to treat roadways in the area and will continue until roads are
Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway
miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA,
which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings,
weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 1,000
511PA is also available through a smartphone application
for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts.
For more winter driving tips and information on how PennDOT
treats winter storms, visit www.penndot.gov/winter.
PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAPittsburgh
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