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Latest PennDOT Press Releases11-14_18st


  • Wolf Administration Celebrates Completion of Seven Bridges Over I-676
    Philadelphia, PA – PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards was joined by Congressman Dwight Evans and local and elected officials at Shakespeare Park in Philadelphia today to celebrate the completion of a major improvement project to replace seven bridges and enhance public spaces over Interstate 676 in Center City.   “Finishing this project a year ahead of the original schedule […]

  • Wolf Administration, City Celebrate New Pedestrian Bridges Over I-676
    Philadelphia, PA – On behalf of Governor Tom Wolf, PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards joined Mayor James Kenney and other elected officials at Shakespeare Park in Philadelphia today to celebrate the recent opening of two new pedestrian bridges over Interstate 676, marking the completion of four of the seven bridges PennDOT is replacing over the […]

  • 18th Street Bridge Over I-676 Reopens
    The 18th Street bridge over Interstate 676 in Philadelphia reopened on May 4, 2018, completing construction that began last May to replace the structure. Last of Seven Bridges to Move to Construction under $64.8 Million Project King of Prussia, PA – The 18th Street bridge over Interstate 676 in Philadelphia will close to northbound vehicles […]

  • Work Underway to Replace Seven Bridges Over I-676
    PennDOT Starts $64.8 Million Project to Rebuild Seven Structurally Deficient Bridges over Interstate 676 in Philadelphia I-676 Early Morning Closures the Week of April 13 The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that construction will start early Tuesday morning, April 14, on a four-year, $64.8 million project to replace seven structurally deficient bridges over […]

  • Call 1-800-FIX-ROAD or Go Online to Report Potholes
    PennDOT Encourages Motorists to Call 1-800-FIX-ROAD or Go Online to Report Potholes The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today reminded motorists that potholes and other roadway concerns on state roads can be reported by calling 1-800-FIX-ROAD or visiting www.dot.state.pa.us and clicking on “Submit Feedback.” “Extreme temperature changes and precipitation this past winter has caused a […]