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Mark Abrams
May 13, 2020 - 12:16 pm
The coronavirus pandemic has prompted PennDOT to make changes in the way it is renewing Pennsylvania driver’s licenses. Read more here.
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Road work
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Mark Abrams
April 29, 2020 - 12:31 pm
With fewer cars on the road because of Pennsylvania stay-at-home orders, PennDOT is using that opportunity to accelerate critical repairs to area highways. Read more here.
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I-95
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Mark Abrams
April 13, 2020 - 10:17 am
Even though Gov. Tom Wolf has barred most road construction because of the coronavirus, PennDOT has managed to get a waiver to begin a major road repair project this week on a busy stretch of Interstate 95. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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KYW Staff
April 06, 2020 - 3:05 pm
New guidance for cleaning and maintenance standards for life-sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania went into effect on Monday, as well as permission for PennDOT to resume some road work during coronavirus restrictions, as positive cases of the illness and resulting deaths continued their march...
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Mark Abrams
April 06, 2020 - 8:03 am
PennDOT has received waivers from Gov. Tom Wolf's office to resume some road work during coronavirus restrictions that have shut down businesses across the state. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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KYW Staff
April 03, 2020 - 12:55 pm
Pennsylvania will stop paying about 9,000 state workers whose offices have been closed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. As of Friday, cases of the virus rose to 8,420 across the state and 102 deaths. Read the latest here.
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A former PennDOT executive was charged for soliciting and accepting bribes in exchange for contracts, according to the state Attorney General's Office.
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Mike Dougherty
March 28, 2020 - 9:37 am
PennDOT is extending some expiration dates as its offices remain closed until further notice. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf coronavirus press briefing
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KYW Staff
March 18, 2020 - 12:23 pm
Pennsylvania announced its first coronavirus-related death on Wednesday. State and Philadelphia health officials confirmed 53 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the statewide total to 149 reported from commercial, hospital and state labs. Read the latest here.
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A former PennDOT executive was charged for soliciting and accepting bribes in exchange for contracts, according to the state Attorney General's Office.
KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
March 17, 2020 - 8:55 am
Renewing your driver's license and vehicle registration just got a little harder in Pennsylvania and New Jersey because of new restrictions imposed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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highway construction zone
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Mark Abrams
March 09, 2020 - 7:04 am
To drivers passing through road construction zones in the Philadelphia area, PennDOT has two words of advice: Slow down! Starting Monday, PennDOT is lighting up its automated speed cameras in selected work zones across the region. Read more here.
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