PennDOT Road Crews

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Road Crews Work To Prevent Refreezing, Urge Residents To Shovel

Temperatures were up Sunday but were expected to slide back down at night. That had road crews working to prevent a big refreeze and officials in Philadelphia asking residents to do their part.


File Photo. PennDOT crews prepare trucks ahead of a snow storm. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Local Road Crews Set To Tackle Pending Winter Storm

PennDOT spokesman Gene Blaum says they tried to get to work about 48 hours before the winter storm’s predicted arrival.


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Storm Cleanup Begins Across The Delaware Valley

A storm that dumped several inches of snow on the eastern half of Pennsylvania is expected to clear the region soon and be replaced by sunny skies and a stiff breeze.


(A demonstration of a Penndot "tow-plow," a truck which operates a second plow in an adjacent lane while pulling tanks of salt brine behind.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

PennDOT Warns Area Drivers of ”Tow-Plows” Coming This Winter

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation says it will deploy the double-lane plows on highways in Montgomery County this year, and the turnpike will use them along the entire east-west line.



PennDOT Road Crews Deal With The Heat

PennDOT road crews start their work days earlier to beat the extreme heat.