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​This page offers the most recent news releases from PennDOT's central office in Harrisburg and its 11 engineering districts. To contact the central press office, please call 717-783-8800. If you'd like to reach a regional press office, please choose from the map here.

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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.
 
12/14/2018
​​A bridge on Pithole Road (Route 1006) in Allegheny Township, Venango County, is closed due to safety issues with the traffic barrier.
 
12/14/2018
PennDOT District 11 is announcing lane restrictions on Interstate 376 in Findlay and Moon townships, Allegheny County, will occur Monday through Friday, December 17-21 weather permitting.
 
12/14/2018
PennDOT District 11 is announcing a lane restriction on northbound I-279 (Parkway North) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County will occur Monday, December 17 weather permitting.
 
12/14/2018
PennDOT District 11 is announcing geotechnical drilling work on Route 837 in West Mifflin Borough, Allegheny County, will occur Monday through Friday, December 17-21 weather permitting.
 
12/14/2018
PennDOT District 11 is announcing inspection activities on the Fort Duquesne Boulevard ramp to the Fort Duquesne Bridge in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Saturday, December 15 weather permitting.
 
12/14/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is issuing another mid- December update for its Route 322/Potters Mills Gap project in southeast Centre County. Traffic stops will continue next week
 
12/14/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is advising motorists that tree cutting work is scheduled for next week on a section of Route 26 in Centre County. Crews will be working about 1 ½ miles south of the borough of Howard in Marion Township.
 
12/14/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting area drivers that rolling traffic stops are scheduled for Monday December 17 along U.S. Route 22/322 near the Arch Rock interchange in Juniata County.
 
12/14/2018
A 3.2-mile widening and resurfacing project on Route 339 from West Street to Route 2017 (Smith Hollow Road) in Mifflin Township, Columbia County, has shut down for the winter
 
12/14/2018
Intermittent lane closures will continue on Route 522 eastbound (Beaver Avenue) at the bridge over Beaver Creek in Spring Township, Snyder County.
 
12/14/2018
On Monday, December 17, a contractor will replace damaged exit signs on Interstate 80 westbound at the Mifflinville Exit in Columbia County.
 
12/14/2018
Weather permitting, a PennDOT maintenance crew in Columbia County will perform crack sealing next week on Route 11 between the Montour County line and the Town of Bloomsburg.
 
12/14/2018
Flood debris removal work is planned today and next week on the Interstate 80 westbound river bridge at Mifflinville in Columbia County.
 
12/14/2018
Motorists in Snyder County are advised the primitive roadside rest area on Routes 11/15 at McKees Half Falls in Chapman Township has been closed for the season.
 
12/14/2018
The following work is scheduled for this week throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. Anyone wishing to sign up for PennDOT Travel Advisories can do so by emailing James May at jamay@pa.gov. Follow/like PennDOT on Twitter at 511PANortheast and Facebook at Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). Please note all work depends on weather conditions.