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District 8 News

12/12/2019
PennDOT announced today that a long-term lane restriction is scheduled to be implemented on Monday, December 16, on Route 22/322 westbound between Newport and Millerstown exits in Greenwood Township, Perry County.
 
12/11/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that there will be lane restrictions in both directions tonight on U.S. 30 in Mountville Borough, Lancaster County, so clearance signs can be installed on the Hill Street (Route 4007) bridge spanning the highway.
 
12/10/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and its contractor will implement a full signal activation on Route 283 at Interstate 76 (Pennsylvania Turnpike) in Lower Swatara Township, Dauphin County.
 
12/5/2019
PennDOT has begun work on a new Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) at the Route 322/Route 222 Interchange in Ephrata and West Earl townships in Lancaster County.
 
12/3/2019
PennDOT announced today that on Thursday, December 5, from 10:30 AM to noon, its contractor will conduct a slow-rolling moving pattern for inspection of recent road work in both directions of Interstate 83 between Exits 16 and 18 in York County.
 
12/2/2019
PennDOT will install a new stop sign configuration on Wednesday, December 4, at the intersection of Rutter Road and Enders Road in Jackson Township, Dauphin County.
 
11/21/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has reopened the southbound Interstate 81 off-ramp at Exit 67A to eastbound U.S. 22 and Cameron Street (Route 230) in the City of Harrisburg, Dauphin County. This ramp had been closed for repair since July 9.
 
11/21/2019
Motorists in Perry County are advised a lane restriction will be implemented this Friday, November 22, along Route 22/322 westbound in Howe Township, Perry County, so a PennDOT contractor can install concrete barrier along the shoulder to prevent rocks from entering the roadway.
 
11/20/2019
PennDOT announced today that Valley Road in Lower Paxton Township will be closed this weekend, weather permitting, so its contractor can demolish the remainder of the southbound I-83 bridge spanning the road.
 
11/15/2019
PennDOT today announced that at 4:30 PM, its contractor reopened northbound U.S. 222 to two lanes between Pleasant Valley Road in West Earl Township and Glenwood Drive in Ephrata Township, Lancaster County.
 
11/13/2019
PennDOT CUmberland County maintenance installed a new stop sign configuration at the intersection of Claremont Road and Post Road in North Middletown Township.
 
11/12/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that the Hill Street (Route 4007) bridge spanning U.S. 30 in Mountville Borough, Lancaster County, is now open to unrestricted traffic.
 
11/8/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that its contractor is preparing to shift traffic starting next week on Route 283 in Lower Swatara and Londonderry townships, Dauphin County, to place the highway into its final configuration for winter.
 
11/8/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that traffic will be restricted to a single lane in both directions on Route 30 between Harrisburg Pike and Route 741 (Roherstown Road) just west of the City of Lancaster in Lancaster County so an overhead sign can be installed.
 
11/6/2019
PennDOT Engineering District 8, in cooperation with FHWA, will host a Public Hearing on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel, 4650 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, on the Draft Environmental Assessment and Individual Section 4(f) Evaluation documents for the I-83 East Shore Section 2 Eisenhower Interchange Reconstruction Project.
 
10/31/2019
The Capitol Region Water Authority is planning a pavement restoration project this weekend on Route 230 (North Cameron Street) in the City of Harrisburg. The authority’s contractor is scheduled to remove steel plates and perform concrete restoration work at approximately 25 locations on Route 230 from Calder Street to Market Street in the city.
 
10/31/2019
Monday through Friday, November 4-8, PennDOT will close a section of Route 897 between Prospect Hill Road and Weidman Road to replace two 36-inch pipes with a 76-inch by 48-inch concrete elliptical pipe near the Village of Schaefferstown in Heidelberg Township, Lebanon County.
 
10/30/2019
An overhead sign installation scheduled for the night of Wednesday, October 30, on Route 30 between Harrisburg Pike and Route 741 (Roherstown Road) just west of the City of Lancaster in Lancaster County has been postponed due to the forecast for rain. No lane restrictions will be in place on this section of Route 30 due to the postponement.
 
10/30/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that single-lane restrictions will be implemented this weekend in both directions on Interstate 83 east of Harrisburg between the Interstate 81 interchange and Exit 50 for Route 22 (Jonestown Road) in Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County.
 
10/25/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that traffic will be restricted to a single lane in both directions on Route 30 between Harrisburg Pike and Route 741 (Roherstown Road) just west of the City of Lancaster in Lancaster County so an overhead sign can be installed.