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PennDOT moves to bar company in theft case from state work

PennDOT wants to prevent a major heavy equipment contractor from doing state work for up to three years because it pleaded no contest to theft.

By The Associated Press

Highway construction firms oppose PennDOT’s bridge toll plan

A prominent highway construction trade association came out against a state plan to toll up to nine major bridges around Pennsylvania in need of repairs.

By The Associated Press

Updated: March 11, 2021 | 5:00 am

Lawmaker calls for halt to PennDOT plan to toll nine bridges

Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Wayne Langerholc introduced a bill to require legislative authorization of any proposed transportation project with a user fee.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

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‘We were counting on plans that never materialized:’ PennDOT details funding problems and possible fixes

The Department told lawmakers that temporary tolling to fund bridge replacements, managed lanes and driver fee increases are all on the table to stabilize revenue after a pandemic-induced drop.

By Sam Dunklau

Updated: February 18, 2021 | 5:55 pm

PennDOT eyes tolls to fund work on nine interstate bridges

The I-81 and I-83 bridges across the Susquehanna River are both on the list.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Vehicle restrictions lifted on interstates in south central Pa.

Speed limit restrictions still in place on major roadways.
By Staff