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August 18, 2021 10:00 AM
By: PennDOT Bureau of Innovations

This innovation will provide improved understanding of the complex interactions between waterways and infrastructure.


July 21, 2021 08:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick, PennDOT Bureau of Innovations

PennDOT continues to explore ways to use Bridge Deck Link Slabs as an innovative way to address this bridge maintenance issue.


February 05, 2021 10:00 AM
By: Jill Harry

Longtime Erie County employee Tom Mello can look back on a career full of pothole filling, emergency roadway responses, and of course, snow.


November 25, 2020 10:00 AM
By: PennDOT Bureau of Innovations

Preventative maintenance for seasonal equipment, including snowplows, is policy at PennDOT. Crawford County took that a few steps further.


September 30, 2020 09:00 AM
By: Jill Harry

In Erie County this summer, we held an awareness event for our pollinator garden and habitat adoption program.


August 18, 2020 08:00 AM
By: Yasmeen Manyisha

Safety was top priority as Western PA began moving into the "green phase" of the governor's pandemic reopening plan earlier this summer.


June 12, 2020 08:00 AM
By: Jill Harry

This online curriculum is based on the Boy Scouts of America's merit badge lessons about engineering and traffic safety.


June 11, 2020 08:00 AM
By: Jill Harry

​A much-anticipated reconstruction project in Venango County got underway this spring.


April 28, 2020 07:00 AM
By: Daniel Farley

Due to COVID-19, our Traffic Management Centers transitioned from highly technical facilities to home-based operations.


March 25, 2020 08:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick, PennDOT Bureau of Innovations

​Moving innovation to reality poses a challenge, especially in convincing drivers that roundabouts are a welcome traffic improvement.