The long-awaited 11-mile section of U.S. 219 from Somerset to Meyersdale finally opened to traffic in November.
Some of Pennsylvania's most creative students have transformed PennDOT snow plows in the spirit of winter.
For the last five years, Tom Helsel has been the assistant construction engineer for the Route 219 Project in Somerset County.
Every year, PennDOT recognizes some of its most innovative employees who approach work each day as a mission to serve the people of PA.
PennDOT's Road MaP initiative is allowing the department to expand use of recycled asphalt in Blair and Cambria counties.
When PennDOT asks you to slow down, it's for your own safety and the safety of others — like our road workers.
As part of National Engineers Week (Feb. 18-24), we wanted to spotlight just a few of the engineers doing amazing work throughout the state.
During the holidays, PennDOT offices across the state find various ways to give back to our communities.
District 9 collected donations for area schools in need of back-to-school supplies.
This year, you might see some more colorful PennDOT snow plows that have been painted by students across the state.
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.