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District 9 News

1/25/2022
PennDOT has lifted the speed limit and right-lane-only commercial vehicle restrictions that were in place on Interstate 99.
 
1/24/2022
Due to snow hitting the region, PennDOT is temporarily reducing the speed limit on Interstate 99 in Bedford and Blair Counties. Commercial vehicles are restricted to the right lane only.
 
1/17/2022
PennDOT has lifted the speed limit and right-lane-only commercial vehicle restrictions that were in place on several roadways in the region.
 
1/17/2022
PennDOT has lifted the temporary restriction on certain vehicles from traveling on Interstate 99 in the Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania.
 
1/17/2022
​PennDOT has lifted the temporary restriction on certain vehicles from traveling on Interstate 70 in the Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania.
 
1/16/2022
Due to the severity of the winter storm, PennDOT is temporarily increasing the vehicle restriction that is currently in place from Tier 3 to Tier 4 on Interstate 99 in the Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania.
 
1/16/2022
Due to the severity of the winter storm, PennDOT is temporarily increasing the vehicle restriction that is currently in place from Tier 2 to Tier 3 on Interstate 70 in the Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania.
 
1/16/2022
Due to the severity of the winter storm, PennDOT is temporarily increasing the vehicle restriction that is currently in place from Tier 2 to Tier 3 on Interstate 99 in the Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania.
 
1/16/2022
Due to the severity of the winter storm, PennDOT is temporarily restricting certain vehicles on Interstates 70 and 99 in the Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania.
 
1/11/2022
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), is highlighting safe driving as part of Winter Driving Awareness Week. PennDOT is asking motorists to be a partner in keeping roadways safe this winter. When driving in winter weather, remember to slow down, increase your following distance, and avoid distractions. Be extra cautious around snow-removal equipment and do not pass or get between plows.
 
1/9/2022
PennDOT has lifted the temporary restriction on certain vehicles from traveling on Interstate 99 in south central Pennsylvania.
 
1/9/2022
PennDOT has lifted the temporary restriction on certain vehicles from traveling on Interstate 70 in south central Pennsylvania
 
1/9/2022
Due to the ice storm hitting the region, PennDOT is temporarily reducing the speed limit on Interstate 99 Bedford and Blair Counties. Commercial vehicles are restricted to the right lane only.
 
1/8/2022
Ahead of frozen precipitation and potentially icy roadway conditions in most of the state tonight, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) are advising motorists to avoid unnecessary travel during the storm. Additionally, the agencies anticipate implementing various speed and vehicle restrictions throughout the storm.
 
1/7/2022
PennDOT has lifted the speed limit and right-lane-only commercial vehicle restrictions that were in place on several roadways in the region.
 
1/6/2022
Due to the snowstorm hitting the region, PennDOT is temporarily reducing the speed limit on roadways in the region. Commercial vehicles are restricted to the right lane only.
 
1/6/2022
With the snow finally arriving across the region, PennDOT is reminding residents of guidelines for shoveling or plowing snow around state-owned roadways to help ensure safe travel through the season.
 
12/22/2021
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Altoona Police, and the Pennsylvania DUI Association (PADUI) today gathered at the PennDOT District 0-9 office at 1620 North Juniata Street in Hollidaysburg, PA to discuss DUI safety and the dangers of driving while impaired during the holiday season. The event took will take place.
 
12/14/2021
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today recognized 48 PennDOT employees with Innovation Awards for their efforts to improve work practices and create efficiencies. Two team members from PennDOT's District 9, which represents Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon and Somerset counties were among the honorees.
 
12/7/2021
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), is highlighting safety tips for senior drivers as part of Older Driver Safety Awareness week, December 6- 10.