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District 5

May 11, 2021 09:00 AM
By: Ronald J. Young Jr.

Kyle Holman received an award for rescuing a family whose vehicle had overturned on I-80 in December.


February 25, 2021 07:00 AM
By: PennDOT Bureau of Innovations

Northampton County's Senior Maintenance Manager doesn't leave things to chance when it comes to winter weather preparations.


August 28, 2020 08:00 AM
By: Ronald J. Young Jr.

​If you want to know something about a bridge in PennDOT's District 5, Kamlesh Ashar is the "go to" person.


January 08, 2020 12:00 AM
By: Ronald J. Young Jr.

PennDOT held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last month for the Penn Street Bridge Rehabilitation project in Berks County.


December 18, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Richard Kirkpatrick

Eight PennDOT employees who submitted their IdeaLink proposals to suggest leaner and better ways of doing their jobs were recently honored.


September 05, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Ronald J. Young Jr.

District 5 began a project this past spring to remediate rock along U.S. 209/Mauch Chunk Street in Mahoning Township, Carbon County.


June 11, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Larissa Newton

Recently, 30 employees from around the state were given a Star of Excellence Award, PennDOT's highest recognition.


June 10, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Larissa Newton

PennDOT is divided into 11 districts, numbered from one to 12 and skipping right over seven. Why is there no District 7?


May 10, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Ronald J. Young Jr.

The Reading Bridges work group — which includes PennDOT — wont a Governor's Award for Local Government Excellence.


April 15, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick, PennDOT Bureau of Innovations

As part of Work Zone Safety Week, PennDOT hosted the statewide judging of the second annual PennDOT Innovations Challenge.