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York Split to see traffic pattern changes this week

Harrisburg commuters will see some new traffic patterns at the York Split this week, according to the state Department of Transportation. Tonight, crews will be moving the temporary concrete barriers and shifting Interstate 83 traffic onto the newly-widened and reconstructed … Continue reading

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More work coming to Mount Rose Avenue interchange in preparation for rehab

It’s only six months until crews are expected to start working on the makeover of the Mount Rose Avenue interchange. You might have noticed in the past few months that crews have been tearing down some of the businesses off … Continue reading

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What will the Longstown intersection look like? Check out PennDOT’s plans

Recently, I received an email from a reader saying he was looking for the plans for the Longstown intersection but could not find them. He wrote that “there has been a lot of speculation about how the roads are going … Continue reading

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New 3-way stop at Chambers/Camp Betty Washington intersection should help traffic move more safely, PennDOT says

State officials released more information Friday about a new 3-way stop going in at the intersection of Chambers and Camp Betty Washington roads in York Township. Message boards in the neighborhood have been warning drivers about the traffic change coming … Continue reading

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New eastbound Route 22 bridge opens after fiery tanker crash in May

A bridge at a major Interstate 81 interchange in the Harrisburg area has reopened after the fiery tanker crash in May. The eastbound Route 22 bridge over I-81 is back in service, according to the state Department of Transportation. The … Continue reading

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PennDOT: It’s Walk or Roll to School Day

Today, schools and communities will focus on walking or riding a bicycle safely to school, according to the state Department of Transportation. It’s all part of International Walk to School Day. Some schools will take part in group walks, a … Continue reading

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Speak out on transportation issues during online public meeting

You can participate in the first-ever online public meeting Thursday evening about state transportation issues, according to the state Department of Transportation. The webcast will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. This is part of the update to the … Continue reading

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School is back in session: Watch for buses and students

Many schools in York County opened their doors last week, and it’s a good time to remind drivers to watch for students and school buses. Under state law, you are required to stop at least 10 feet away from a … Continue reading

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Take a survey to help PennDOT, state Turnpike Commission understand how you get travel information

How do find out about a crash tying up traffic on Interstate 83 or how far the backlog is during your morning commute to Harrisburg? Do you turn to 511PA? Watch for any information on those electronic signs? Tune to … Continue reading

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A look at line painting on the roads from PennDOT’s numbers

Now that the weather has turned warmer, drivers will be seeing line painting crews out on the road. During the next several months, crews with the state Department of Transportation will be painting more than 120,000 miles of traffic lines … Continue reading

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