Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission

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Mark Abrams
January 07, 2020 - 8:00 am
Drivers who speed through road construction zones, be warned: PennDOT and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission are deploying technology to catch lawbreakers in the act. Read more here.
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Motorists pass through Downingtown Interchange of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Uwchlan Township in Pennsylvania.
Barbara L. Johnston/Philadelphia Inquirer/MCT/Sipa USA
Mark Abrams
January 01, 2020 - 7:15 am
If you're planning to use the Pennsylvania Turnpike in the coming days, get ready to dig deeper to pay the toll. Read here how you can avoid some of that extra expense.
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Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
July 17, 2019 - 3:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission approved another toll increase that takes effect in January. Tolls will go up across the board by six percent for both E-Zpass and cash paying drivers. Tolls have gone up annually since 2007. KYW Newsradio spoke with a DJ who uses...
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The online system that drivers with E-ZPass use to replenish their accounts has crashed for the second time in three months.
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Dan Wing
June 11, 2019 - 10:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Bucks County District Attorney's office says five people from the Philadelphia area collectively owe the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission more than $66,000 in unpaid tolls. The D.A. says four of the five were arraigned in Bucks County on a felony theft charge last...
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A photo of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies' system front view.
Courtesy of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies
Steve Tawa
March 26, 2019 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The chairman of a Hyperloop company already developing transportation projects overseas was the keynote speaker at a conference of geotechnical engineers at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies co-founder Bibop Gresta says his team...
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Tony Romeo
January 02, 2019 - 11:11 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The latest increase in Pennsylvania Turnpike tolls takes effect this Sunday. Stemming in part from its obligation to raise hundreds of millions of dollars each year for transportation needs around the state, and in recent years, for mass transit mostly, the...
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Kim Glovas
July 03, 2018 - 3:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Commuters who use the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be paying a little more come the new year. The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has approved a 6 percent increase in tolls for E-ZPass and cash-paying travelers. "We like to give six months kind of notification," said...
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Pennsylvania Turnpike tunnel
Mark Abrams
May 02, 2018 - 3:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A preliminary report from federal investigators probing a fatal accident that killed a truck driver in the Lehigh Tunnel along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in February identifies a possible cause for the accident. The National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary...
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