Dan Cessna

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Phase 5 Construction Starts This Week On Rt. 28

The four-lane reprieve has been well received and the finished portions of Route 28 are getting good reviews.

12/16/2013

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PennDOT To Target Key Bridges & Roads With New Funding

If you think the road and bridge repair this past summer was pretty intense, wait until you see what happens next year.

11/22/2013

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PennDOT Studying Mobility, Safety Along Parkway East

The Parkway East from Churchill to Monroeville is a commuter’s dream. But from Churchill to the city, it is one of Pittsburgh’s most frustrating, irritating, aggravating ribbons on asphalt.

10/22/2013

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More Changes Coming To Route 28 Construction Area

The multiyear process of transforming Route 28 from the 20th century to the 21st has picked up speed. For all that time you’ve spent crawling towards the one lane merge point on 28, this one’s for you.

08/23/2013

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PennDot Considers Alternate Detours For Inbound Liberty Tunnel

A small step for PennDOT could be a giant relief for commuters in the South Hills.

08/16/2013

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Liberty Tunnel Closure Could Cause Traffic Nightmare

Tunnels are the Achilles’ heel of Pittsburgh traffic, so when the outbound Liberty Tunnel closes at 10 p.m. for 16 days, there’s going to be a lot more traffic in the downtown area.

07/26/2013

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PennDOT Concerned About Flood-Prone Banksville Road

Banksville Road has been a spot plagued by flooding this summer, is there an easy fix or a bigger problem?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/23/2013

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PennDOT Looking To Expand New Traffic Light System

Pittsburghers spend 39 hours a year sitting in traffic and that adds up to more than $800 in wasted fuel, but there could be help on the way.

05/16/2013

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Double Detour Ahead Of Squirrel Hill Tunnel Closures

There’s a twist in this weekend’s closure of the Squirrel Hill Tunnel. Crews are doing work on a dam at the Edgewood-Swissvale exit. The problem: the exit ramp has been a mode of re-entry to the Parkway for the Squirrel Hill Tunnel detour.

04/25/2013

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PennDot Sets Up Traveling Memorial

In 2012, more than 1600 work zone crashes occurred across the state.

04/19/2013

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PennDOT Announces 2013 Spring Road Projects

In a sign that warmer days are just around the corner, PennDOT announced some of its major spring road projects on Friday.

03/01/2013

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Transportation Secretary: Corbett’s Plan Crucial To Road, Bridge Preservation

What most people took away from Gov. Tom Corbett’s budget address on Tuesday is that gas prices could go up even further to pay for our region’s transportation and road costs.

02/06/2013

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PennDOT Answers Questions About Pittsburgh Roads and Bridges

PennDot’s Dan Cessna joined Host Mike Pintek for Tuesday’s Q&A session on KDKA NewsRadio 1020.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/04/2012

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Safety Measures In Place 1 Year After Deadly Washington Blvd. Flood

Ever since this time last year, anybody who drives along Washington Boulevard – especially when it rains – takes a closer look at what’s going on around them. The newly-installed gate is a symbol of what’s happened during the past year.

08/17/2012

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PennDOT Looking At Ways To Ease Parkway East Traffic

If you travel on the Parkway East during rush hour, you know how jammed it can get. Besides renovating the Squirrel Hill Tunnel, PennDOT is looking into another way to help keep traffic flowing.

08/14/2012

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