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District 9 News

2/21/2019
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor J.B. Fay Construction Company of Pittsburgh, will begin emergency bridge fascia beam demolition/repair work on Route 2019 (Level/Portage Road) over west bound Route 22 in Cresson Township, Cambria County, on Friday, February 22.
 
2/21/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has lifted the full commercial ban that was implemented on I-99 in the region.
 
2/21/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has lifted most of the speed limit restrictions that were in place on area roadways in the region.
 
2/20/2019
Due to the snow storm hitting the region, PennDOT is temporarily reducing the speed limit on several roadways in the region.
 
2/14/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor J.B. Fay Construction Company of Pittsburgh, will begin emergency bridge fascia beam demolition/repair work on Route 2019 over west bound Route 22 in Cresson Township, Cambria County, on Tuesday, February 19.
 
2/14/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed bridge replacement on Route 869 (Beaver Run Avenue) over the Tributary to the Little Conemaugh River in Summerhill Township, Cambria County.
 
2/12/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has lifted the speed limit restrictions that were in place on two roadways in the region.
 
2/12/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed Route 2016 (Rockdale Road) Rhoades Creek Culvert Replacement project in Black Township, Somerset County.
 
2/5/2019
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed Route 3015 (Water Level Road) Culvert Replacement project in Milford Township, Somerset County.
 
1/31/2019
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed Route 3011 (Franklin Street) Slide Repair Project in Upper Yoder Township, Ferndale Borough, and the City of Johnstown Cambria County.
 
1/22/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed Route 4009 (Business Route 220) Culvert Replacement Project in Bedford Township, Bedford County.
 
1/22/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that prime contractor HRI, Inc., of Johnstown, will implement a detour and will begin work on Monday, January 28, on the Route 2047 Slide Repair Project in Brothers Valley Township, Somerset County.
 
1/20/2019
PennDOT has lifted the speed limit restrictions that were in place on several roadways in the region.
 
1/20/2019
PennDOT has lifted some of the speed limit restrictions that were in place on several roadways in the region.
 
1/19/2019
Due to the snow storm hitting the region, PennDOT is temporarily reducing the speed limit on several roadways in the region.
 
1/10/2019
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is reminding motorists that a 13-ton weight limit will be implemented on January 12, on a 3.7-mile section of Southbound Route 160 from Route 2015 (Glencoe Road) to the Maryland State Line in Wellersburg Borough, Somerset County in accordance with Section 4902 of the “Vehicle Code.”
 
1/9/2019
​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will conduct an open house and plans display to inform the public of the proposed resurfacing project on Route 3029 (Fulmer Road/Truman Boulevard/Bridge Street) in Richland and Conemaugh townships, Cambria County. Project limits are from Route 3033 (Solomon Run Road) to Route 271 (Franklin Street).
 
1/8/2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting drivers that winter weather and the potential for snow squalls are in the forecast for areas covered by PennDOT District 9 (Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon and Somerset counties), especially in the Laurel Highlands Region through Thursday afternoon.
 
1/2/2019
​The Route 4019 (Bicycle Road) bridge, which spans Route 30 (Lincoln Highway) in Quemahoning Township, Somerset County, reopened to traffic today. This bridge was replaced as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement Project.
 
12/21/2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that a 13-ton weight limit will be implemented on January 12, on a 3.7-mile section of Southbound Route 160 from Route 2015 (Glencoe Road) to the Maryland State Line in Wellersburg Borough, Somerset County in accordance with Section 4902 of the “Vehicle Code.”