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District 1 News

10/21/2020
​Tom McClelland, P.E., has been appointed to the position of Assistant District Executive for Design for the northwestern region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).
 
10/19/2020
​Portions of Route 5 (12th Street) and Asbury Road (Route 4009) in Millcreek Township, Erie County are scheduled to be closed from 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM tomorrow, Oct. 20, 2020, due to the president’s visit.
 
10/19/2020
Due to the seasonal change to winter operations and winter shifts, PennDOT District 1 is suspending weekly publication of county maintenance schedules.
 
10/16/2020
​Scotts Crossing Road (Route 4001) in Columbus Township, Warren County is reopened following a closure for a structure fire.
 
10/16/2020
​Scotts Crossing Road (Route 4001) remains closed from the intersection with Route 6 to the intersection with Drobneck Road in Columbus Township, Warren County due to a structure fire.
 
10/9/2020
The northwest region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has updated to the weekly county maintenance schedules listed online to reflect work planned for the week of October 12, 2020.
 
10/9/2020
Construction of a Roundabout at Route 62 and East State Street in Hermitage, Mercer County to Move into the Final Phase
 
10/9/2020
​Work on the new the bridge that will carry Route 6 over French Creek in Cambridge Springs Borough, Crawford County continues with construction of the superstructure.
 
10/9/2020
​A $1.5 million project to improve safety and congestion at the intersection of Route 8 (Pine Avenue), Route 97 (Old French Road), and East 28th Street in the City of Erie, Erie County is expected to start soon.
 
10/8/2020
The Northwest Region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) was awarded a communication honor for its public outreach efforts done in connection with the Big I Roundabout construction in Crawford County.
 
10/7/2020
​Barney Road (Route 3003) in Conneaut Township, Erie County near the Crawford County is reopened following a pipe replacement project.
 
10/6/2020
​The bridge that carries Route 158 over Brandy Run in Mercer Borough and East Lackawannock Township near the entrance to Brandy Springs Park in Mercer County is reopened.
 
10/2/2020
The northwest region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has updated to the weekly county maintenance schedules listed online to reflect work planned for the week of October 5, 2020.
 
10/1/2020
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Yassmin Gramian yesterday recognized 29 PennDOT employees for their outstanding performance with the Star of Excellence Award, PennDOT’s highest recognition. Two employees from PennDOT’s District 1, which represents Crawford, Erie, Forest, Mercer, Venango, and Warren counties were among the honorees.
 
9/30/2020
The construction of the single-lane roundabout at the intersection of Route 62 and East State Street (Route 3008) in the City of Hermitage, Mercer County is expected to move into Phase 4 of work Thursday, October 1, 2020.
 
9/29/2020
​The new bridge that carries Route 27 over Browns Run in Brokenstraw Township, Warren County is opened to traffic.
 
9/25/2020
​The northwest region of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has updated to the weekly county maintenance schedules listed online to reflect work planned for the week of September 28, 2020.
 
9/25/2020
​Kuntz Road (Route 4026) is reopened to all traffic, including motorists turning off Peach Street (Route 19) in Millcreek Township, Erie County.
 
9/24/2020
​Barney Road (Route 3003) in Conneaut Township, Erie County near the Crawford County line remains closed to through traffic next week for a pipe replacement project.
 
9/21/2020
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will give an update on the Bayfront Parkway Central Corridor Project during the City of Erie’s virtual public hearing on the proposal.