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District 8

Counties: Adams | Cumberland | Dauphin | Franklin | Lancaster | Lebanon | Perry | York

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PennDOT's Engineering District 8 is responsible for the state-maintained transportation network in this region. This includes 5,230 total road miles and 3,404 total bridges.

We also work with local governments, elected officials, stakeholders and the public on keeping people and goods moving safely and efficiently in this region.


Press Releases

Detour Scheduled for Route 851 at Interstate 83 (Exit 4) Interchange in Shrewsbury Township, York County

06/17/2021

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that a weekend closure is planned for Route 851 at the Interstate 83 (Exit 4) Interchange in Shrewsbury Township, York County. The closure will allow the contractor to perform work to open the new diverging diamond interchange currently under construction....Read More

Lane Restrictions Begin Next Week for Maintenance Work on the I-83 John Harris Memorial (South) Bridge

06/17/2021

PennDOT announced today that maintenance work will begin next week on the Interstate 83 John Harris Memorial (South) Bridge spanning the Susquehanna River between the City of Harrisburg in Dauphin County and Lemoyne Borough in Cumberland County. ...Read More

Weekend Detour Set for Locust Lane Near Harrisburg; Contractor to reconstruct section of road at I-83

06/15/2021

Motorists in Dauphin County are advised a weekend detour is scheduled for Locust Lane at Interstate 83 in Lower Paxton Township near the City of Harrisburg. A contractor will be reconstructing a section of the road at the I-83 overpass....Read More

Traffic Shift Scheduled for Roundabout Project at Route 34, Route 850 and Pisgah St. Road in Carroll Township, Perry County

06/15/2021

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that traffic will be shifted tomorrow, Wednesday, June 16, on Route 34 (Spring Road) at the roundabout project at Route 850 (Valley Road) and Pisgah St. Road in the Village of Shermans Dale in Carrol Township, Perry County....Read More

Bridge Replacement Project to Begin on Route 74 (Main Street) in Wellsville Borough, York County

06/11/2021

A bridge replacement project on Route 74 (Main Street) in Wellsville Borough, York County, is scheduled to begin Monday, June 14....Read More