Pittsburgh is known as the Steel City or City of Bridges, but an equally fitting name would be the City of Tunnels.
Hot pour mastics is a new innovation that can be used to repair wider and deeper cracks in Pennsylvania's roadways.
The secretary would like to take the national SXSW stage in 2020 to discuss how PennDOT is putting the brakes on human trafficking.
On average, every 10 days a child dies from heatstroke in a vehicle.
As part of Work Zone Safety Week, PennDOT hosted the statewide judging of the second annual PennDOT Innovations Challenge.
It was a tough year in 2018 for the PennDOT family — particularly those in District 9, which lost two co-workers in the line of duty.
Secretary Richards presided over a day of emotion, remembrance, and honor when she hosted events in honor of Work Zone Awareness Week.
No longer the pick-and-shovel process that it used to be, mining has evolved with the longwall process, a unique challenge for PennDOT.
Being predictable and following rules are keys to roadway safety, but you must also be visible to reduce the potential for crashes.
Doug Tomlinson works to reduce fatalities and serious crashes, while striving for a less congested road network.
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.