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District 1 News

4/22/2021
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) collaborated today to explain the creation of and penalties of littering in a Litter Enforcement Corridor as well as other anti-littering efforts.
 
4/19/2021
Work will begin soon to rehabilitate the bridge that carries Route 198 over Cussewago Creek in Hayfield Township, Crawford County.
 
4/16/2021
A $3.9 million resurfacing project that will give motorists a smoother ride on more than nine miles of Route 5 and Route 89 in Erie County is underway.
 
4/13/2021
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to a second virtual public meeting to provide their input on transportation and safety concerns for one mile of 15th Street (Routes 62/8) in Venango County.
 
4/12/2021
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to virtual plans display for the project to rehabilitate the bridge that carries Route 408 (Thompson Street) over Oil Creek in Hydetown Borough, Crawford County.
 
4/12/2021
​The southbound lanes of Route 8 are closed in Venango County from the intersection with Polk Cutoff in Sandycreek Township to the intersection with Old Route 8 in Irwin Township.
 
4/9/2021
​The westbound lanes of Interstate 90 are closed Erie County from Exit 6 (Route 215, Albion) to Exit 3 (Route 6N, West Springfield) due to a downed tree on the highway.
 
4/9/2021
​Interstate 90 westbound will be restricted to one lane from the Ohio line to near mile post 3.5 in Springfield Township, Erie County starting Monday, April 12, 2021, weather permitting.
 
4/9/2021
​Cobham Hill Road (Route 3020) in Watson Township is closed due to damage caused by forest fires in that area of Warren County.
 
4/6/2021
​Traffic will be restricted at the intersection of Route 322 (Eighth Street) and Liberty Street (Route 3021) Thursday night in the City of Franklin, Venango County.
 
4/5/2021
​The westbound lane of Route 5 (East Lake Road) is closed from Haley Avenue to Franklin Avenue in Lawrence Park Township, Erie County.
 
4/2/2021
​The final phase of the work on the deck of the bridge that carries Route 6 over French Creek in Cambridge Springs Borough, Crawford County is expected to start April 6, 2021, weather permitting.
 
3/31/2021
​Interstate 80 eastbound and westbound will be restricted to one lane from Exit 35 (Route 308, Clintonville) to Venango-Mercer County line near mile post 24, starting April 12, 2021, weather permitting.
 
3/30/2021
​A $2 million project to improve Route 173 (Liberty Street) in the Borough of Grove City, Mercer County is scheduled to start soon.
 
3/29/2021
​A resurfacing project that will give motorists a smoother ride on nearly two miles of Route 62 in Hickory Township, Forest County is scheduled to start soon.
 
3/26/2021
​Route 6 is closed in Crawford County from the intersection with Townline Road in Summit Township to the intersection with Allen Road/Canal Road in Sadsbury Township due to a tree in the roadway.
 
3/26/2021
​ The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is seeking volunteers to participate in the Forest and Warren Adopt-A-Highway (AAH) programs, which involves cleaning litter from state-owned roadsides.
 
3/25/2021
​A portion of Route 62 is scheduled to be closed to through traffic from April 6 to 8, 2021, for a pipe replacement in Lake Township in Mercer County.
 
3/25/2021
​The second year of the $32.6 million project to repair and reconstruct nearly 10 miles of Route 8 from Georgetown Road (Route 3004) in Irwin Township to Polk Cutoff Road (Route 3024) in Sandycreek Township in Venango County is expected to start next month.
 
3/24/2021
​The Interstate 90 eastbound and westbound ramps for Route 215 in Springfield Township, Erie County will be closed April 1, 2021 for work at the nearby bridge site.