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PennDOT Plans Industry Forum Next Tuesday to Share Details of Public-Private Partnership Wetlands Mitigation Banking Proposal

12/14/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will host an industry forum on Tuesday, Dec. 18, to allow the public and interested parties to see details of the planned Chalfont Mitigation Banking Public Private Partnership (P3) project.

Wolf Administration Announces Investments to Improve 26 Airports

12/06/2018
Twenty-six airports will make infrastructure and equipment upgrades to maintain safety and expand aviation-related operational and economic opportunities with the assistance of over $6 million in state investments, Governor Tom Wolf announced today.

PennDOT Announces Replacement of More than 500 Poor Condition Bridges

11/30/2018
A significant project to replace 558 poor-condition bridges statewide is nearly complete, with 511 completed and open to traffic in the state's public-private partnership (P3) for bridges, the Rapid Bridge Replacement project, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards said today.

Public-Private Partnership Board Approves Innovative Bridge Bundling Proposal for Luzerne County

11/29/2018
The Pennsylvania Public-Private Partnership (P3) Board today approved a proposal to seek an innovative bridge bundling plan to reconstruct 15 bridges along two interstates in Luzerne County.

Public-Private Partnership Office Releases Request for Qualifications for Wetlands Mitigation Banking Proposal

11/27/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today it is issuing a request for qualifications (RFQ) to solicit a private partner to develop a wetlands mitigation banking project in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Heavy Snow Expected to Affect Travel in Northwestern PA

11/26/2018
Heavy snow and strong wind gusts forecasted in northwest Pennsylvania and along the Allegheny ridges in southwestern Pennsylvania have the potential to cause dangerous travel conditions tonight through Wednesday. Governor Tom Wolf today advised that state agencies are prepared and providing preparation tips for residents and travelers.

Governor Wolf Announces Funding for 42 Multimodal Projects Aimed at Strengthening Jobs, Accessibility, and Commerce Statewide

10/02/2018
Governor Tom Wolf announced today that 42 highway, bridge, transit, ports and waterways, and bike and pedestrian projects will be in line for $49 million in funding through the Multimodal Transportation Fund.

PennDOT Unveils Plan to Upgrade Guiderail, End Treatments

08/09/2018
In line with changing federal standards for guiderail and guiderail end treatments, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced a new long-range plan to upgrade these devices across the roughly 40,000-mile state-maintained highway network.

2018-19 Rail Freight Grant Program Opens Application Period

08/08/2018
PennDOT's Bureau of Rail Freight, Ports and Waterways has opened the application period for the 2018-19 Rail Transportation Assistance Program (RTAP) and the Rail Freight Assistance Program (RFAP), Secretary Leslie S. Richards said today.

Governor Wolf Announces Traffic Signal Improvements to Benefit 70 Municipalities Statewide

07/12/2018
Governor Tom Wolf announced today that 70 municipalities will receive more than $31 million to support traffic signal upgrades, increasing safety and mobility across Pennsylvania's communities.

PennDOT Wins Two Awards for Innovation in the America's Transportation Awards Competition

07/11/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) received two awards today in the regional America's Transportation Awards competition for its demand response shared ride system and its work relocating an endangered species during a bridge project.

Wolf Administration Makes First Investments in Expanding Vanpool Options for Workers, Persons with Disabilities

07/11/2018
In support of Governor Tom Wolf's Employment First initiative to help people with disabilities find employment, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has executed agreements with Enterprise Rideshare and the Centre Area Transit Authority (CATA) as part of a Vanpool Incentive Program announced last year to create vanpools across the state that would provide a lower-cost alternative for people to commute to work.

PennDOT and DCED Announce Designation of U.S. Bicycle Routes 30 and 36

07/10/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Department of Community and Economic Developed (DCED) today announced that two new U.S. Bicycle Routes (USBR) have been designated in Pennsylvania: USBRs 30 and 36. These U.S. Bicycle Route designations create nationally recognized interstate bicycle touring routes in Pennsylvania which bring significant long-term economic benefits to local communities from out-of-state tourism.

Single Lane Closure Route 18 and East Wylie Avenue City of Washington, Washington County

06/11/2018
PennDOT District 12 would like to advise motorists of lane restrictions on Route 18 between Tube Alley and Tyler Avenue and on East Wylie Avenue between Chartiers Street and Sammy Angott Way. These restrictions will occur between June 11 and June 15 between 10 PM and 6 AM as needed. Traffic will be controlled by flaggers.

Traffic Pattern Changes Route 981 Reconstruction Project Unity Township, Westmoreland County

06/11/2018
PennDOT District 12 would like to advise motorists of traffic pattern changes on the Route 981 reconstruction project in Unity Township. The current detours will be lifted on Thursday, June 14.<br><br>The project is about to enter the 3rd and last phase of a 3-phase construction sequence.&nbsp; This last phase of work is for the construction of Route 981 Southbound lane and shoulder.

Reminder: Patching on Route 15 in South Williamsport This Week

06/11/2018
This is a reminder that a PennDOT maintenance crew in Lycoming County will perform pavement patching this week on Route 15 in South Williamsport Borough.

DAUPHIN COUNTY: Ramp Closure Postponed to Early Tuesday Morning

06/10/2018
Due to Sunday&#39;s rainy weather, the ramp closure scheduled for westbound Route 22 to northbound I-83 at I-83 Exit 50 has been postponed to early Tuesday morning, June 11.

BUCKS COUNTY: Weekday and Weeknight Lane Restrictions Scheduled for Resurfacing Operations in Bucks County

06/08/2018
King of Prussia, PA – Weekday and weeknight lane restrictions are scheduled on a pair of state highways as part of a project to repair and resurface 44 miles of state highway in Bucks County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

BUCKS COUNTY: U.S. 1 North and South Nighttime Travel Restrictions Scheduled for Safety Improvement Project in Bucks County

06/08/2018
King of Prussia, PA – Motorists traveling northbound and southbound on U.S. 1 in Bucks County will encounter nighttime lane restrictions next week for construction activities related to a project to enhance travel and safety on northbound U.S. 1 through the interchange with U.S. 13 (Bristol Pike) and Route 32 in Falls, Middletown and Lower Makefield townships, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

PHILADELPHIA: Academy Road and Chew Avenue Weeknight Lane Restrictions Scheduled for Resurfacing Operations in Philadelphia

06/08/2018
King of Prussia, PA – Nighttime lane restrictions are scheduled next week on a pair of state highways as part of a project to repair and resurface 20 miles of state highway in Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

BUCKS COUNTY: Southbound U.S. 13 (Bristol Pike) Lane Closure Scheduled for Excavation Work in Bristol Township

06/08/2018
King of Prussia, PA – A right lane closure is scheduled on southbound U.S. 13 between Green Lane and Beaver Dam Road in Bristol Township, Bucks County, on Monday, June 11, through Friday, June 29, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for excavation work, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

NORTHUMBERLAND, SNYDER, UNION COUNTIES: CSVT Update for Upcoming Week

06/08/2018
Montoursville, PA – Work is progressing on the Northern Section of the Central Susquehanna Valley Transportation (CSVT) project in Northumberland, Union and Snyder counties as follows:

DELAWARE COUNTY: Overnight Lane Restrictions Scheduled Next Week for Resurfacing Operations in Delaware County

06/08/2018
King of Prussia, PA – Overnight lane restrictions are scheduled next week on several state highways as part of an improvement project to repair and resurface 47 miles of state highway in Delaware County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

Clearfield County--Pipe Work Will Require Detour in Clearfield County

06/08/2018
Clearfield, PA – A crew from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will perform pipe replacement work next week in Boggs Township that will include a three-day closure along a section of Route 2007 (Burly to West Decatur Road) in Clearfield County.

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY: Duke Street Reconstruction Project Continues in Northumberland Borough

06/08/2018
​Montoursville, PA – The $13.7 million Duke Street Reconstruction Project continues in Northumberland Borough, Northumberland County.

YORK COUNTY: Jacobs Mill Road Bridge in Heidelberg Township Now Open to Traffic

06/08/2018
Jacobs Mill Road bridge now open to traffic.

PHILADELPHIA: Ridge Avenue Lane Closures Scheduled Next Week for Safety Improvement Project in Philadelphia

06/08/2018
King of Prussia, PA – Motorists will encounter lane closures with flagging on Ridge Avenue between 15th Street and Spring Garden Street in Philadelphia, on Monday, June 11, through Friday, June 15, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for construction activities related to a project to improve travel and safety along a 1.3-mile section of Ridge Avenue, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The project is scheduled to be completed this summer.

ALLEGHENY & LAWRENCE COUNTIES: Line Painting Operations Begin Saturday in Allegheny and Lawrence Counties

06/08/2018
PennDOT District 11 is advising motorists that line painting operations on various roadways in Allegheny and Lawrence counties will occur Saturday through Friday, June 9-15 weather permitting.

MONTOUR COUNTY: Work Continues Next Week on I-80 in Montour County

06/08/2018
​Montoursville, PA – Here is next week’s schedule on the multi-year, $30 million project on Interstate 80 in Montour County.

MONTGOMERY COUNTY: Southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) Overnight Closure Scheduled for Overhead Bridge Painting in Upper Pottsgrove Township

06/08/2018
King of Prussia, PA – Southbound Route 100 (Pottstown Pike) is scheduled to close at the Farmington Avenue Interchange in Upper Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County, on Sunday, June 10, through Thursday, June 14, from 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM, for painting of the structure carrying Farmington Avenue over Route 100 (Pottstown Pike), the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.
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