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As Winter Ends, Pothole Season Begins

The Philadelphia region has been hit hard the last two winters. And now, with spring just around the corner, there is a downside to the big thaw — potholes!

03/08/2015

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Volunteers Needed For Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania

The cleanup actually began on March 1 and continues through the end of May, and anyone can take part.

03/07/2015

Penndot truck gets loaded with rock salt in file photo. (credit: Mike DeNardo)

No Rest For The Salt Trucks

Crews have been out cleaning up the snow, ice and slush from yesterday, and they won’t get too much of a break, with a forecasted four-plus inches of snow on the horizon.

03/04/2015

Penndot truck gets loaded with rock salt in file photo. (credit: Mike DeNardo)

PennDOT Crews Prepare For Latest Round Of Winter Weather

This winter marks the fourth time in six years PennDOT has spread more than 100,000 tons of salt on area roads.

03/03/2015

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PennDOT: Speed Limit Restored On Expressways In Philadelphia Region

PennDOT has lifted the speed limit restrictions that were in place on several expressways in the Philadelphia region Tuesday night.

03/03/2015

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Storm Leaves Icy Concerns Overnight, For Morning Commute

With ice taking over the streets and roadways following Sunday’s storm, officials are encouraging drivers to be a little more cautious than usual.

03/01/2015

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PennDOT Reducing Speeds On Area Expressways

PennDOT has placed a 45 mph speed restriction on several area expressways.

03/01/2015

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Road Crews Prepare For Latest Winter Storm

Road crews were back at it again Sunday preparing for yet another round of snow, sleet and freezing rain expected to makes it way across the Philadelphia region.

03/01/2015

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Tens Of Thousands Of Pa. Drivers Getting New Licenses After Faulty Ones Issued

If you got or renewed your Pennsylvania driver’s license over the past four months, you may be getting a new one in the mail.

02/27/2015

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Refreezing Concerns As Crews Get Roads Ready For Morning Commute

PennDOT is preparing roads in the area for when temperatures drop below freezing overnight.

02/22/2015

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Snow Causing Travel Problems All Throughout Region

Our latest storm was no surprise, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t causing some problems on the roads, rails and at the airport.

02/21/2015

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Pennsylvania Flush With Cash For Transportation Projects

Pennsylvania is implementing a multifaceted, multibillion-dollar blueprint designed to accelerate road and bridge projects, improve mass transit systems and increase subsidies to local governments.

02/21/2015

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Winter Storm Prompts Weather, Wind Chill, High Wind Advisories

Forecasters are warning Pennsylvania and New Jersey residents that another blast of winter weather could bring high winds and frigid temperatures.

02/14/2015

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PennDOT, NJ DOT Pitching In To Help Boston Area Dig Out From Mammoth Snowfalls

Penndot is dispatching trucks, plows, and crews from across the state. New Jersey DOT is sending ten dumptrucks equipped with plows and salt spreaders, six front-end loaders, ten “bobcats,” and 36 workers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

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Brine And Salt On Roads Keeping Ice Away, But At What Cost?

It may be having an impact on our freshwater creeks since the salt sprinkled on our roads comes straight from the earth.

02/06/2015

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