Travel Advisories

PennDOT, Safety Partners Offer Game Plan for Super Bowl Sunday

6 days 14 hours ago
PennDOT Safety Press Officer instructing during an impaired driving simulation and educational display reminding participants to designate a sober driver. Image provided.

Motorists Encouraged to Drive Sober more»

Short-Term Closures on I-180 in Williamsport Set for Next Tuesday

1 week 17 hours ago

Weather permitting, there will be two short-term closures of Interstate 180 between the Basin Street and Faxon interchanges in Williamsport during the morning of Tuesday, Feb. 9. more»

Snydertown Road in Northumberland County Closed Until Spring

2 weeks 2 hours ago

 Motorists in Northumberland County are advised that Route 4012 (Snydertown Road) will remain closed between Route 4009 (Black Mill Road) and Route 61 in Upper Augusta Township following damage due to a downed tree with a rock slide on January 21, 2016. more»

Lane Closures Next Week on Route 220 in Lycoming County

2 weeks 5 days ago

Motorists in Lycoming County are advised that there will be lane closures in effect next week on Route 220 west of Williamsport for pipe flushing work. more»

PennDOT Anti-icing Roads in Lycoming County in Advance of Snow

2 weeks 6 days ago
Image courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

Motorists in Lycoming County are advised that PennDOT is pre-treating roads today in advance of the potential snow forecast to begin tonight. more»

Gov. Wolf Announces Plow Truck Tracking Now Publicly Viewable Through 511PA

4 weeks 3 days ago

Harrisburg, PA – As part of an expanded technology pilot, the public can now view hundreds of plow trucks on interstates and expressways this winter at, Governor Tom Wolf announced today. more»

PennDOT Anti-icing Roads in North Central Region in Advance of Freezing Drizzle

4 weeks 6 days ago

Motorists in north central Pennsylvania are advised that PennDOT will be pre-treating roads today in advance of the potential freezing drizzle forecast to begin this evening. more»

PennDOT Puts Finishing Touches on 2015 Construction Season in North Central PA

6 weeks 16 hours ago


Montoursville – As 2015 nears its end, PennDOT Engineering District 3-0 is wrapping up another busy construction season in north central Pennsylvania. more»

Brief Shutdown on Route 15 Planned for Monday

8 weeks 5 days ago

Motorists in northern Tioga County are advised that Route 15 will be closed in both directions for several minutes on Monday morning while a utility contractor pulls cable across the highway. more»

Route 15 SB Lane Closure Tomorrow in Lewis Township

9 weeks 1 day ago

Motorists who travel on Route 15 in north central Pennsylvania are advised of a lane closure Thursday, December 10at the Trout Run exit in Lewis Township for environmental clean-up.

The work will be performed by North Ridge Environmental between the hours of 8 AM and 5 PM. more»

PennDOT to Host Public Meeting for PA 147 and US 11 Reconstruction Project

9 weeks 3 days ago

 PennDOT Engineering District 3 will host an open house and public meeting for the Northumberland Borough PA 147 and US 11 reconstruction project on Wednesday, December 16 from 6 to 9 P.M. at the Shikellamy High more»

Motorists Encouraged to Take Steps for Safer Thanksgiving, Winter Travel

11 weeks 3 days ago

New 511PA Tool Offered for Thanksgiving Travel Decisions more»

Seat-Belt Use, Impaired Driving a Focus for ‘Operation Safe Holiday’

12 weeks 16 hours ago

Agencies Encourage SaferRide App use for Safe Rides Home more»

It's Halloween, Drive Safely to Protect Kids

14 weeks 5 days ago
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Halloween is today. With our littlest neighbors dressed up and on the streets to trick or treat we all should be working together to keep them safe. In 2013, one-fifth (21%) of the children who died in traffic were pedestrians. more»

Lane Restriction Tomorrow on Route 220 SB in Williamsport

15 weeks 3 days ago

Tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 27, a PennDOT maintenance crew in Lycoming County will patch the approach to the bridge spanning Lycoming Creek on Route 220 southbound in the City of Williamsport.

Traffic will be restricted to a single lane during this one-day operation. Once this work is completed, motorists should experience a smoother ride across the bridge. more»

PennDOT and Safety Partners Highlight National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week

15 weeks 6 days ago
Penn College of Technology student Ben Steimling practices his driving skills on PennDOT’s distracted and impaired driving simulator. Image provided.

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and members of the Driver Safety Task Force today met at the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport to highlight the dangers of impaired driving during National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week. more»

Public Encouraged to Join PennDOT in Preparation for Upcoming Winter

16 weeks 1 day ago
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As cooler air and the potential for winter weather settle into Pennsylvania, the state Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today urged motorists to join the department’s 4,800 operators and roughly 2,200 trucks in preparing for the season. more»

Paving on Market Street in Williamsport Wrapping Up

16 weeks 2 days ago

The paving portion of a project on Route 2023 (Market Street) in the City of Williamsport is expected to be completed early next week, weather permitting.

Prime contractor New Enterprise Stone and Lime Co., Inc., will pave the northern portion of Market Street from Confusion Corner, where Market Street, Hepburn Street and Rural Avenue intersect, to Vallamont Drive. more»

Rolling Slowdown on I-180 at the Faxon Interchange in Williamsport Next Week

18 weeks 5 days ago

There will be a brief rolling slowdown of traffic next week on Interstate 180 at the Faxon Interchange in Williamsport. The slowdown will be in effect while a contractor working for PPL pulls a cable across the highway.

The slowdown, which will occur after 9 AM on Wednesday, Oct. 7, is expected to last several minutes. The slowdown will be in both directions of the interstate. more»

Median Cable Guide Rail Project Begins Next Week on Route 15 in Lycoming County

19 weeks 5 days ago

A nearly $600,000 median cable guide rail project is set to begin Monday, Sept. 28, on Route 15 in Lycoming County.

Prime contractor Nationwide Construction Group will install the guide rail between Trout Run and Buttonwood. more»

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