HARRISBURG (KDKA)– PennDOT has made it easier to plan for traveling during big weekend events.READ MORE: Medical Experts Continuing To Learn More About Omicron Variant Of COVID-19
The Historic Holiday Traffic page displays Labor Day traffic forecasts based off of prior years in six different regions of Pennsyvlania.
“Our goal is to help motorists plan by providing them with as much information as possible,” said PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards.READ MORE: Churchill Borough Council Sets Date To Vote On Proposed Amazon Development Project
Officials think combining historical travel data with real-traffic information will give drivers a better idea of which routes to choose when traveling.
The newest feature of 511PA is the Penn State Football page. It is dedicated to monitoring traffic conditions in and around the State College area during home football game weekends.
“Users can see incidents, construction, weather forecasts and alerts, traffic cameras, and traffic speeds on the map. The page also includes the 2019 Beaver Stadium Parking Map,” said PennDot.MORE NEWS: Police Investigating After 20-Year-Old Man Shot, Killed In Rankin
511PA can also be accessed via a smartphone app for iPhone and Andriod devices.