Doug Tomlinson works to reduce fatalities and serious crashes, while striving for a less congested road network.
For Highway Safety Law Awareness Week, PennDOT and the PA State Police wanted to highlight driver safety laws that impact crash rates.
Mercer County recently got its first flashing yellow arrow signals , which are proven to improve left turn safety.
It's National Plan Your Vacation Day, and Pennsylvania offers some stunning locations for a quick road trip, weekend getaway, or more.
Roundabouts continue to pop up around the state as a safer alternative to traditional intersections.
An innovative technique designed to provide increased friction on pavements was recently demonstrated in Indiana and Butler counties.
Road workers deal with the reality – and consequences – of speeding motorists on a regular basis.
More than 20 percent of flood-related insurance claims nationwide come from properties outside high-risk flood zones.
Much of Pennsylvania has seen the wettest year on record, resulting in significant amounts of flooding and landslides throughout the state.
PennDOT's Bureau of Aviation oversees the safety of the 649 airports and heliports licensed within Pennsylvania.
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.