If you’ll be traveling in the area of the Fort Pitt Tunnels late tonight, expect some delays.
It’s the busiest stretch of road in the region, and in just a few months, it could be shut down.
After a quick lesson on the course, students from 10 area high schools showed off their skills behind the wheel.
PennDOT is revealing its plans for your money. Those higher fees for drivers are going help foot the bill for 250 transportation projects statewide, nearly two dozen of them right here in southwestern Pennsylvania.
When Gov. Tom Corbett signed Act 89, the Transportation Funding Bill, last November, it meant a hike in the gasoline tax and other PennDOT fees that are being phased in over the next couple years.
If you thought the gasoline tax hike in Pennsylvania on Jan. 1 was the last of the tax increases associated with the Transportation Funding Bill — well, think again.
A road construction project could be causing some traffic headaches for the next few months in Hampton Township.
The Fort Pitt Tunnels are now fully re-opened, making it a little easier for the thousands of people packing into Downtown Pittsburgh for the Saint Patrick’s Day festivities.
PennDOT shut down the inbound Fort Pitt Tunnel at 9 p.m. Friday for emergency repairs.
Putting the plows back on their trucks was the last thing local public works crews wanted to do today.
From the South Side to Shaler to Shippingport to Somerset, pothole anguish is universal.
The snow came in somewhat light but relentless, and the forecasters PennDOT uses had the trucks sitting plow-less as the storm moved in.
A construction project along Route 88 has gotten a little too close for comfort for some people who live along the road.
It’s the only thing between us and gridlock each winter – salt. And most days, since Thanksgiving, road crews have been out there spreading.
PennDOT is looking for companies that they can pay to take care of some bridges around the state.