Category Archives: Commuting

Tilted sign on Leader Heights Road needs to be readjusted

A reader has been in touch with me about a sign that has been tilted — and now totally flipped — on Leader Heights Road in York Township. The sign indicates to drivers heading east on Leader Heights Road which … Continue reading

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Rabbittransit offers mobile-friendly website

Rabbittransit has transitioned its website to make it easier for people using mobile devices to read and navigate, according to a news release. Users should find it easier access to schedules, rider alerts, bus arrivals and fare information, the news … Continue reading

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Traffic light at Mount Rose Avenue and Chambers Road to come down next week

The light at the intersection of Route 124 and Chambers Road in York Township is coming down. It was expected to be removed today, but the work had to be pushed back because of the cold weather, said Greg Penny, … Continue reading

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Governor signs transportation bill; money will pay for widening of I-83 in York area

Gov. Tom Corbett signed the transportation funding bill today, according to a news release. It will invest an additional $2.3 billion to $2.4 billion in roads, bridges and mass transportation around the state, the news release says. Here in York … Continue reading

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New traffic pattern in effect at Eastern York high and middle schools

There’s a new traffic pattern at Eastern York high and middle schools because of construction on Cool Creek Road. Crews have been working to realign Cool Creek Road between Adams and Nursery roads in Lower Windsor Township, according to a … Continue reading

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Route 74 bridge repaired after flooding, PennDOT says

Maybe you saw crews working this week on the Route 74 bridge over the Little Conewago Creek on the border of Dover and West Manchester townships and wondered what was happening. Traffic was reduced to a single-lane at least a … Continue reading

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I-83 drivers: What you need to know in Maryland

If you travel Interstate 83 or any other roads in Maryland, you need to remember that the new, hand-held cellphone ban is now in effect. Drivers can be pulled over if police see them holding a cellphone to their ear, … Continue reading

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Road work set for I-83 this week

Drivers should watch out for construction along Interstate 83 in southern York County this week, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Weather permitting, maintenance crews will be working in the following areas: Tuesday: Making repairs in the left southbound … Continue reading

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Will you give transit a try in September? If you do, you could win a prize.

Will you try riding the bus or Amtrak in September? Commuter Services of Pennsylvania is kicking off its third annual Try Transit Month in September, and it is encouraging residents to try using public transportation. Those who do could win … Continue reading

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“York Split” construction to be discussed at Wednesday meeting

Do you drive through the York Split — the Interstate 83 and Route 581 interchange — on a daily basis? If you do, you might want to attend a public meeting Wednesday night to hear more about the construction work … Continue reading

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