Safety was top priority as Western PA began moving into the "green phase" of the governor's pandemic reopening plan earlier this summer.
Route 3041 (Cash Day Road) was known to potentially have archaeological findings deposits if undisturbed soil was found during excavation.
The Road Diet Project reflects collaboration championed by PennDOT Connects and the State Transportation Innovation Council.
Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Geofoam is a rapid embankment construction technique used in accelerated bridge construction.
Amy Costabile of Uniontown-based District 12 has been using her spare time to make and donate masks for those in need.
The Diverging Diamond Interchange design is improving safety by reducing traffic contact points and eliminating many severe crash types.
The Design-Build Traffic Control Plan (DBTCP) aims to improve project delivery by exploring ways to provide greater contractor flexibility.
To combat mining-related infrastructure collapses, District 12 practices mine treatments in construction projects as needed.
Over the past few years, it has become increasingly difficult to hire employees to fill our complement for winter services.
Recently, 30 employees from around the state were given a Star of Excellence Award, PennDOT's highest recognition.
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.
Help keep people safe in their communities and on Pennsylvania's roads.
Rebuild public infrastructure to meet 21st century challenges and needs.
Improve government efficiency and employee engagement.