Recently, more than 3,000 PennDOT employees took part in choosing a logo to honor our fallen colleagues.
The long-awaited 11-mile section of U.S. 219 from Somerset to Meyersdale finally opened to traffic in November.
PennDOT reopened the Herr Street Bridge after using accelerated bridge construction techniques to replace the bridge in just 10 days.
Road workers deal with the reality – and consequences – of speeding motorists on a regular basis.
Earlier this year, Erie County-based District 1 opened a single-lane roundabout as the final piece of a six-year project in Mercer County.
Since January 2015, there are 819 more state-maintained bridges in good condition.
Kerry Cox is a senior civil engineer supervisor. She is a project manager in design for consultant-designed projects.
When it comes to designing a transportation project, it's important to get accurate measurements. PennDOT uses photogrammetry and LiDAR.
For the last five years, Tom Helsel has been the assistant construction engineer for the Route 219 Project in Somerset County.
The Route 519 Safety Improvement Project in Washington County will provide increased safety and reduced congestion for travelers.
Did you know PennDOT is directly responsible for nearly 40,000 miles of highway and roughly 25,000 bridges? We oversee programs and policies affecting highways, urban and rural public transportation, airports, railroads, ports and waterways, in addition to administering the state's more than 11 million vehicle registrations and 8.8 million driver's licenses.
So, how do we do what we do? And how can we help you travel in Pennsylvania — whether it be for business or leisure — in safe and enjoyable manner? Read PennDOT Way to learn more about the department, what we do, and how and why we do it.