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District 9 News

6/25/2018
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today, that on Thursday, June 28, Mammoet USA NE Corp. will be moving a super load beginning at 9:00 AM from a rail siding located at 399 East Railroad Street in the Borough of East Conemaugh to the CPV Fairview Energy project site in Jackson Township, Cambria County.
 
6/25/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor Plum Contracting Inc., of Greensburg, will change traffic patterns at Flowing Springs Road, weather depending on Friday, June 30 as part of the Canoe Creek Improvements Project in Frankstown Township, Blair County.
 
6/21/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor George S. Hann & Son, Inc. of Fort Littleton, will begin work on Tuesday, June 26, on the Route 1001 (Imlertown Road) Chalybeate Dunnings Creek Bridge Rehabilitation Project in Bedford Township, Bedford County.
 
6/21/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor Quaker Sales Corp., of Johnstown, will begin milling work Monday, June 25, on the Route 403 to Route 56 box culvert and resurfacing project in Richland, Stonycreek, and Upper Yoder townships, Cambria County.
 
6/19/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor Quaker Sales, Corp. of Johnstown, will begin base repair work on Thursday, June 21, on the Route 4035 (Woodstown Highway) resurfacing project in Jenner and Conemaugh townships, Somerset County.
 
6/19/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is advising motorists that daylight road closures will take place from 6:00 AM-6:00PM Route 1002 (Winterset Road) in Cambria County as a project to improve the roadway surface take place.
 
6/19/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today, that on Monday, June 25, Mammoet USA NE Corp. will be moving a super load beginning at 9:00 AM from a rail siding located at 399 East Railroad Street in the Borough of East Conemaugh to the CPV Fairview Energy project site in Jackson Township, Cambria County.
 
6/19/2018
Construction for the Route 3005 (Cottontown Road) bridge, spanning Beaverdam Creek in Greenfield Township, Blair County, is scheduled to begin as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement Project. Replacement of this bridge will allow PennDOT to remove it from Blair County’s structurally deficient bridge list.
 
6/19/2018
Construction for the Route 1012 (Ritchey Bridge Road) bridge, spanning Raystown Branch Juniata River in West Providence Township, Bedford County, started in August 2017 as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement Project. Replacement of this bridge will allow PennDOT to remove it from Bedford County’s structurally deficient bridge list.
 
6/18/2018
As part of the Wolf Administration’s emphasis on highway safety, Live Free Ride Alive (LFRA), PennDOT’s comprehensive motorcycle safety program, will sponsor a booth at Thunder in the Valley in Johnstown June 21-24. The program is aimed at reducing the number of motorcycle crashes and fatalities on Pennsylvania roadways through education and interaction among riders.
 
6/14/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that a traffic pattern change will take place on Friday, June 15, on the Interstate 99 Rehabilitation Project from 17th Street to Grazierville in Blair and Bedford counties.
 
6/14/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor Cottle’s Asphalt Maintenance, Inc. of Everett, will begin work on Monday, June 18, on the Route 4021 (Slagle Hill Road/Hooversville Road/Railroad Street/Main Street/Water Street) resurfacing project in Quemahoning Township, Somerset County.
 
6/13/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor Quaker Sales Corp. of Johnstown, will begin work on Monday, June 18, on the Route 3013 (Krings Street) Resurfacing Project in Richland Township, Cambria County.
 
6/13/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed plans for the Route 26 (Penn Street) and Route 1009 (Moore Street) Culvert Replacement Projects. The Route 26 project, carrying Muddy Run under Penn Street, and the Route 1009 projects, carrying Muddy Run under Moore Street at 9th Street and Moore Street at 11th Street, are located in the Borough of Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, and will involve the replacement of three sections of the existing arch culvert within the legal right-of-way. During construction of each culvert, it is anticipated that the road will be closed to traffic and a detour will be in place. After completion of the culvert replacements, the approach roadways will be rebuilt. Sidewalk, curbing, and ADA compliant curb ramps will be included in the projects.
 
6/12/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed Blacklick Creek Bridge Replacement Route 4005 (Colver Road) in Cambria Township, Cambria County. The project will include replacement of the existing bridge and minor approach roadway work.
 
6/12/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor Francis J. Palo, Inc. of Clarion, will begin drainage work on Route 3013 (Dunnings Highway) as part of the Newry Bridge Replacement Project in Blair and Freedom townships, Blair County on Monday June 18.
 
6/11/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) District 9 is continuing its “Paint the Plow” program. The success of the program is affording PennDOT the opportunity to continue the initiative to high schools and career technical school in each of the district’s six counties; Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon and Somerset, as well as elementary schools in Huntingdon County.
 
6/11/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that Somerset County Maintenance Forces will begin work on Monday, June 18, on the Route 3014 (Covered Bridge Road) Bridge Replacement Project in Middlecreek Township, Somerset County.
 
6/11/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that Huntingdon County Maintenance Forces will begin work on Monday, June 18, on the Route 1019 (East Branch Road) Bridge Replacement Project in Jackson Township, Huntingdon County.
 
6/7/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that a traffic pattern change will take place on Friday, June 8, on the Interstate 99 Rehabilitation Project from 17th Street to Grazierville in Blair and Bedford counties.