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PA Turnpike Going Green, Adding Electric Fueling Stations

Carl DeFebo Manager of Media and Public Relations for the Pennsylvania Turnpike says the Turnpike is going green.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/04/2013


Q&A Tuesday Talks With PA Turnpike CEO Roger Nutt

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek was joined in the studio today for Q&A Tuesday by Pennsylvania Turnpike CEO Roger Nutt.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/29/2012

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What Does Raising The Turnpike Speed Mean To Motorists?

A bill is on its way through all the legislative hoops that would allow the Turnpike to raise the speed limit to 70 miles per hour.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/09/2012

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Will The Pa. Turnpike Go All In With EZ Pass?

Mike Pintek was joined on NewsRadio1020 KDKA by the PA Turnpike’s Director of Media and PR, Carl DeFabo. DeFabo talked about the PA Turnpike’s decision to possibly have an all electric tolling system by bumping up the number of EZ Passes sold and lanes used.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/06/2012

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Answers Elusive For Couple Caught In Turnpike Mess

A Beaver County couple feels like they’re getting the run around after making repeated calls to find out if the damage to their car from the Pennsylvania Turnpike is covered.


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On The Road Again With The PA Turnpike

Rob Pratte spoke with Carl DeFabo from the Pennsylvania Turnpike. They talked about what the state is doing with improvements to the turnpike and if they are looking into having an all electronic tolling.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/27/2011

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2 Tractor Trailers Collide On Pa. Turnpike

Traffic was backed up after two tractor-trailers crashed into each other on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The accident happened at mile marker 144.5 westbound near the Bedford Interchange.


(Source: Ross Township Police)

Brentwood Man Allegedly Solicited Nude Pictures Of Teenage Girls

A Brentwood man was arrested in his car near his home on charges stemming from the online exploitation of children.


Is PA Turnpike Going All Electronic?

Mike talked with Pennsylvania Turnpike Commision CEO Joe Brimmeier about the possibility of a cashless turnpike ride.


Turnpike tolls increased to highest

   Effective January 2, the Pennsylvania Turnpike will likely be known as the most expensive long toll road in the nation.  Mike Pintek spoke with the CEO of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Joe Brimmer, for more.