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PennDOT Accepting Unsolicited Public-Private Partnership Proposals Until October 31

10/05/2022
The PennDOT Office of Public-Private Partnerships (P3) announced today that it is accepting unsolicited proposals for transportation projects from the private sector through October 31.

PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed for Columbus Day Holiday

10/04/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, October 8, through Monday, October 10, 2022, in observance of Columbus Day.

PennDOT Invites Pennsylvanians to Share Feedback on Construction, Maintenance Services

09/23/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is accepting construction and maintenance services feedback through an online survey. The public can take the survey through October 14.

PennDOT Reminds Customers of Updates to Identification Products and REAL ID Deadline

09/22/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) reminds Pennsylvania residents that, as part of ongoing security enhancements, PennDOT is updating the design and enhancing the security features of its driver license and identification card products and urges residents who are renewing their products to decide if they will need a REAL ID before the federal enforcement deadline of May 3, 2023.

‘Pathways to PennDOT’ Conference Seeks to Connect Diverse Businesses with Transportation Projects

09/22/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that it will host a one-day conference, Pathways to PennDOT, designed to connect small, minority, women-owned and disadvantaged business enterprises (DBEs) with potential contracting opportunities at the department.

PennDOT Invites Public to Comment on 2045 Freight Movement Plan

09/21/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to review and offer comments on a revised draft of the agency's 2045 Freight Movement Plan (FMP) during a 15-day public comment period from September 21 through October 5, 2022.

I-579 Cap Project Named America’s Transportation Awards Finalist for Reconnecting Pittsburgh Communities

09/20/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that its I-579 Cap Urban Connector project is among the Top 12 finalists in the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials' 2022 America's Transportation Awards competition.

PennDOT Data Shows Pennsylvania Roundabouts Reducing Fatalities, Injuries, and Crashes

09/19/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that according to department data, fatalities, injuries, and crashes decreased overall after intersections at 33 locations were replaced with 36 roundabouts.

PennDOT Resumes Environmental Reviews for Bridge Replacement Projects

09/15/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that it has resumed planning work and federal environmental reviews for six bridge replacement projects proposed as part of the Major Bridge Public-Private Partnership (MBP3).

PennDOT Accepting Applications for Transportation Improvement Project Funding

09/12/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that applications will be accepted through November 14, 2022 to fund transportation improvement projects under the Multimodal Transportation Fund (MTF).

PennDOT phases in newly-designed driver licenses, identification cards

09/12/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that, as part of ongoing security enhancements, PennDOT is updating the design and enhancing the security features of its driver license and identification card products.

PennDOT, Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania DUI Association Urge Responsible, Designated Driving Ahead of Labor Day Holiday

08/30/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), and the Pennsylvania DUI Association gathered today to urge motorists to celebrate responsibly ahead of the Labor Day holiday.

PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed for Labor Day Holiday

08/29/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, September 3, through Monday, September 5, 2022, in observance of Labor Day.

Gov. Wolf Celebrates Biden Infrastructure Law Investments with White House Infrastructure Coordinator

08/24/2022
Governor Tom Wolf was joined by White House Infrastructure Coordinator Mitch Landrieu to celebrate federal investments in Pennsylvania thanks to the Biden Infrastructure Law. <br>&nbsp;<br>

State Transportation Commission Adopts Updated 12-Year Transportation Program

08/17/2022
Pennsylvania&#39;s State Transportation Commission (STC) today updated the 12-Year Program. The new plan anticipates $84 billion will be available over the next 12 years for improvements to roads, bridges, transit systems, airports and railroads.

PennDOT Offers Drivers Facing Suspension Second Chance

08/16/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that select drivers facing a suspension due to accumulation of points on their driving records or for a conviction of excessive speeding now have a chance at redemption through successfully completing the newly-instituted Driver Improvement School (DIS) offered by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

PennDOT Enhances 511PA to Assist Travelers to Little League World Series

08/15/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) encourages motorists traveling to the Little League World Series in Williamsport to plan their trip using the real-time travel and alternate-route information available online at <a href="http://www.511PA.com/LLWS">www.511PA.com/LLWS</a>.

PennDOT, Pa. Turnpike, RIDC of Southwestern PA to Collaborate on State-of-the-Art Safety, Training and Research Facility

08/11/2022
Mount Pleasant, PA – Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Yassmin Gramian today announced that the department, the Pa. Turnpike Commission, and the Regional Industrial Development Corporation (RIDC) of Southwestern PA are partnering on site planning and design for the Pennsylvania Safety, Transportation and Research Track, or PennSTART — a state-of-the-art facility envisioned to benefit emergency responders, transportation technology companies, and research institutions while supporting the local economy.

PennDOT Announces Application Period for 2022 Rail Freight Grant Programs

08/08/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that the application period for the grants under the Rail Transportation Assistance Program (RTAP) and the Rail Freight Assistance Program (RFAP) is now open.

Wolf Administration Calls on Pennsylvanians to 'Fight Dirty' in New Anti-Litter Campaign

08/01/2022
The Wolf Administration today joined Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful representatives to announce the launch of the statewide anti-litter campaign, &quot;PA Fights Dirty: Every Litter Bit Matters.&quot;

Wolf Administration Highlights Commitment to Clean Transportation

07/28/2022
The Pennsylvania Departments of Transportation (PennDOT) and Environmental Protection (DEP) – along with partners from Pittsburgh Region Clean Cities, Sheetz, and PPL – highlighted Pennsylvania&#39;s forward momentum in its work related to electric vehicles (EV), putting the commonwealth in a solid position to maximize new funds available to support EVs through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL).

PennDOT Expands Online Services for People with Disabilities

07/25/2022
In an effort to help provide its customers with improved service and increased convenience, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that customers who have a Person with Disabilities Parking Placard can now have the option to renew, receive a replacement or update their address on their permanent Persons with Disabilities Parking Placard online from the comfort of their home.

PennDOT Receives Regional AASHTO Award for Reconnecting Pittsburgh Communities through I-579 Cap Project

07/15/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that it was the recipient of a regional America&#39;s Transportation Award from the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO). PennDOT was recognized for its efforts as part of the I-579 Cap Urban Connector project in Pittsburgh, in the &quot;Quality of Life/Community Development&quot; category.

Wolf Administration Highlights Responsible Celebration Ahead of Independence Day Holiday Weekend

06/29/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), and Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission held a media event today urging safe and responsible celebration this coming holiday weekend, and always.

PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed for Independence Day Holiday

06/27/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, July 2, through Monday, July 4, 2022, in observance of Independence Day.

PennDOT Enhances Customer Information with New Database of Suspended Inspection Stations, Inspectors, Dealers, and Issuing Agents

06/17/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that it has enhanced transparency for customers by launching a new database showing which vehicle inspection stations, inspectors, dealers, and issuing agents are under suspension for infractions of state inspection regulations and laws as well as contract violations.

PennDOT Urges Caution in Work Zones

06/16/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is reminding motorists to drive safely in work zones after there have been several incidents of work zone intrusions resulting in motorists hitting PennDOT employees or equipment.

PennDOT Seeks Public Engagement in Transportation Planning Process

06/15/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to participate in a comment period between now and June 30 on the draft 2023 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP).

PennDOT Invites Public Feedback on Components of Proposed State Plan for National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program

06/15/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today launched a survey for the public to share feedback on the goals, infrastructure-prioritization, and program-administration components of the Draft Pennsylvania State Plan for access to National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) Formula Program funds.
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