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District 1 News

6/21/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is urging residents and visitors to avoid driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol ahead of the Independence Day enforcement mobilization that runs June 25 through July 4, 2018.
 
6/19/2018
​Work to rebuild more than 500 feet of the Route 62/Route8 (Allegheny Boulevard) retaining wall in Sugarcreek Borough, Venango County will start next week.
 
6/19/2018
Lexington Road Bridge (SR 3015) in Girard Township, Erie County will be closed to through traffic June 25 to 29, 2018 for maintenance work.
 
6/19/2018
A $1.6 million project that will give motorists a smoother ride on more than five miles of roads in the City of Warren, and Conewango and Glade townships, Warren County is expected to begin next week.
 
6/18/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the Franklin Area Chamber of Commerce, the Franklin Alliance Church, and the City of Franklin will hold a free children’s bicycle rodeo on June 28, 2018.
 
6/15/2018
Work will begin soon to replace the 80-year old bridge that carries Blue Jay Road (SR 1003) over Blue Jay Creek in Howe Township, Forest County.
 
6/15/2018
Lisbon Road (SR 3007) in Scrubgrass Township, Venango County will be closed beginning on Monday, June 18, 2018.
 
6/14/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration, invites the public to an open house meeting regarding the Interstate 90 Sections 2 and 3 Reconstruction Project.
 
6/13/2018
The June edition of the Road Ahead newsletter, an educational tool that presents traffic safety topics, focuses on annual teen driving competitions, recognizing the county and state winners.
 
6/12/2018
The northwest region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to attend a second open house meeting on the Route 8 Asset Management and Corridor Improvement Study.
 
6/11/2018
Nighttime lane closures will be in effect for Interstate 79 southbound in Crawford County starting today.
 
6/11/2018
Work will soon get underway to rehabilitate the bridge that carries Route 427 over Sugar Creek in Sugarcreek Borough, Venango County.
 
6/8/2018
Work will begin soon to replace a 99-year old concrete bridge that carries Route 6 over a tributary of French Creek in Cambridge Springs Borough, Crawford County.
 
6/7/2018
A project to give motorists a smoother ride on Route 173 and Route 208 in Grove City Borough and Pine Township, Mercer County, is scheduled to start June 18.
 
6/7/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to view a display of plans for a retaining wall project on Route 718 in the City of Sharon, Mercer County.
 
6/6/2018
The northwest region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to attend an open house meeting about the Route 6 and Route 19 Asset Management and Corridor Improvement Study.
 
6/5/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to view a display of plans for the construction of a roundabout at the intersection of Route 62 and State Street (SR 3008) in the City of Hermitage, Mercer County.
 
6/1/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Spring Township invite the public to a meeting to concerning the replacement of the bridge that carries East Spring Road (Township Road 466) over Carr Run in Spring Township, Crawford County.
 
5/29/2018
Oil City, PA – James “Jim” A. Foringer, P.E., has been appointed the District Executive for the northwestern region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).
 
5/25/2018
Oil City, PA – A $2.7 million project that will give motorists a smoother ride on more than eight miles of roads in Erie County is expected to begin next week.