Tag Archives: York County Planning Commission

PennDOT: Ramp to I-83 North will close again for a week

Update on March 13: Construction on the North Hills Road ramp to I-83 North has been delayed, according to the state Department of Transportation. It now is scheduled to close March 23-30. Posted on Feb. 26: A ramp to Interstate … Continue reading

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Project for Shrewsbury exit of I-83 could grow bigger

Improvements at the Shrewsbury exit of Interstate 83 have been eyed for years, and transportation planners now expect one big project instead of two smaller ones at that interchange. That’s because the I-83 bridge was deemed structurally deficient during an … Continue reading

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Take a survey about local waters, help with Chesapeake Bay cleanup

Efforts are underway in York County to help clean up the Chesapeake Bay, and you can take a survey to help. The survey asks residents how they feel about their local waters, such as keeping streams clean or cleaning them … Continue reading

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How should roads and bridges that flood be addressed?

You probably know which roads in York County flood during heavy rains. The Route 74 bridge over the Little Conewago Creek is one. Indian Rock Dam Road is another. Should future road and bridge projects not only address the structures … Continue reading

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Technology could be used to get a better information about congested roads

A report released last week by a national transportation organization listed the most congested roads in the Harrisburg, York and Lancaster area. Five of the 14 corridors on the list are in York County. It’s costing drivers not only extra … Continue reading

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See how a “diverging diamond interchange” — proposed for the Shrewsbury exit of I-83 — works

If you use the Shrewsbury interchange of Interstate 83, you know how jammed it can get, especially at rush hour or the holidays. Last week, transportation planners talked to Shrewsbury Township officials about an improvement for Exit 4. They have … Continue reading

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Which Interstate 83 off-ramps back up onto the highway?

If you have been sitting in traffic that has backed up on the off ramps of Interstate 83, transportation planners want to hear from you. The York County Planning Commission has been studying about 14 off-ramps of I-83 to see … Continue reading

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New traffic control technology could be coming for U.S. 15 in northern York County

U.S. Route 15 in northern York County could be getting some new technology that will help to reduce congestion and allow traffic to flow better on this busy highway. It involves an optical reader that will read the traffic in … Continue reading

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Single-lane Mill Creek Road bridge at the border of Manchester and Conewago townships on the list to be replaced

View Larger Map One reader on SeeClickFix posted recently that a one-lane bridge on Mill Creek Road over the Little Conewago Creek needs to be replaced. Well, it will be — just not real soon. The bridge on the border … Continue reading

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News release: View the York County Transportation Improvement Plan

News release today from the York County Planning Commission: York County, Pennsylvania, May 1, 2012. Today and all during the month of May, the York County Planning Commission (YCPC) transportation staff will be seeking public input on the York Area … Continue reading

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