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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Accident with entrapment reported on eastbound lanes of PA Turnpike in Lancaster Countywith entrapment has been reported on the eastbound lane of the Pennsylvania Tur
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 21 hours ago
with entrapment has been reported on the eastbound lane of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, according to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. The accident occurred at approximately 11:51 a.m. on eastbound lanes of the Turnpike, at milepost 273.8... Read more
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TribLIVE
Plans to widen the Pennsylvania Turnpike near Irwin are put on holdJournalTriblive Online Only Plans to widen the Pennsylvania Turnpike put Irwin
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
JournalTriblive Online Only Plans to widen the Pennsylvania Turnpike put Irwin lane expansion on hold The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission plans to rebuild the Trafford Road Bridge, a process required before construction on widening the... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
‘Ask Evan’: Why are pictures taken at every E-ZPass tool booth?taking photos of drivers when going through the E-ZPass toll? It happened twice
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
taking photos of drivers when going through the E-ZPass toll? It happened twice recently to my husband." I talked with PA Turnpike Commission Spokesman Carl Defebo. He tells me photographs are taken of each and every vehicle that goes through the... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Ohio Turnpike plans alerts system for tech-connected carswith an eye toward a day when autonomous vehicles might regularly cruise that r
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
with an eye toward a day when autonomous vehicles might regularly cruise that roadway. The Plain Dealer reports the Turnpike Commission will use roadside sensors and other technology to produce traffic and weather alerts that could serve... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Ohio Turnpike plans alerts system for tech-connected carswith an eye toward a day when autonomous vehicles might regularly cruise that r
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
with an eye toward a day when autonomous vehicles might regularly cruise that roadway. The Plain Dealer reports the Turnpike Commission will use roadside sensors and other technology to produce traffic and weather alerts that could serve... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio Turnpike plans alerts system for tech-connected carswith an eye toward a day when autonomous vehicles might regularly cruise that r
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
with an eye toward a day when autonomous vehicles might regularly cruise that roadway. The Plain Dealer reports the Turnpike Commission will use roadside sensors and other technology to produce traffic and weather alerts that could serve... Read more
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The Brown and White
Watch the PA Turnpike Northeast Extension bridge replacementbridge lanes. This successful bridge replacement is the second ABC project for
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
bridge lanes. This successful bridge replacement is the second ABC project for the Turnpike, following a September project in Beaver County, the turnpike commission said in a news release. The turnpike commission posted drone footage of the... Read more
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Philly.com
What keeps the stock market rising? And will bond prices fall when interest rates climb?if Pennsylvania is downgraded by other ratings agencies soon.” Other munis, suc
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
if Pennsylvania is downgraded by other ratings agencies soon.” Other munis, such as those backed by the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission or University of Pennsylvania Medical Center bonds, yield more than the 10-year Treasury’s 2.6... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Something should be donethe Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic this weekend, according to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. (read more) A Taylor man faces charges after Scranton police say he fled from them and brandished a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Something should be donethe Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic this weekend, according to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. (read more) A Taylor man faces charges after Scranton police say he fled from them and brandished a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Tunkhannock wine festival draws spirited crowdthe Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic this weekend, according to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. (read more) A Taylor man faces charges after Scranton police say he fled from them and brandished a... Read more
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The Express-Times
18 miles of I-476 are closed this weekend. How to get around it.on I-476, shutting down the Northeast Extension between the Lehigh Valley and M
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
on I-476, shutting down the Northeast Extension between the Lehigh Valley and Mahoning Valley exits. The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission says work began at 9 p.m. Friday and that the closure will last through 4 a.m. Monday. Until then, this... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Expect long delays on turnpikethe Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic this weekend, according to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. Motorists should make alternative plans or expect a long detour as crews demolish and replace a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bridge replacement shuts down 40 miles of Pennsylvania Turnpikewill be closed is the Lehigh Valley Interchange through the Mahoning Valley Int
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
will be closed is the Lehigh Valley Interchange through the Mahoning Valley Interchange," said Kathleen Walter with the PA Turnpike Commission. Walter warns drivers to plan ahead this weekend. "If they can, avoid the area, but if they must travel... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Portion of Turnpike closed this weekend; expect long detoursExtension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic from Oct. 13 t
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic from Oct. 13 through 16, according to the state Turnpike Commission. Motorists are asked to make alternate plans or to expect a long detour as crews demolish and replace a... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
NE Extension Closing Friday for 55 Hours: What to KnowFor 55 hours this weekend, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will close a st
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 8 days ago
For 55 hours this weekend, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will close a stretch of the Northeast Extension so crews can demolish and replace a deteriorating 60-year-old bridge. That's a huge interruption for the 30,000 drivers who use the road... Read more
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The Morning Call
Road Warrior: Steer clear of the Northeast ExtensionTwo of the Lehigh Valley’s busiest roadways should see plenty of traffic this w
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Two of the Lehigh Valley’s busiest roadways should see plenty of traffic this weekend as the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission closes a portion of the Northeast Extension. The commission plans on dismantling and replacing a 131-foot overpass over... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania Turnpike’s Southern Beltway work triggers detours near McDonaldJournalTriblive Online Only Pennsylvania Turnpike's Southern Beltway work trig
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
JournalTriblive Online Only Pennsylvania Turnpike's Southern Beltway work triggers detours near McDonald The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has announced long-term road closures and detours beginning Monday near McDonald, at the border of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Riverview students providing spark of art for turnpike’s Oakmont Service Plazamural that is 9 feet by 18 feet to be put up at the plaza. The project is part
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
mural that is 9 feet by 18 feet to be put up at the plaza. The project is part of Art Sparks, an effort by the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts to bring art to 17 service plazas across the state. “It was a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Turnpike bridge to be closed Oct. 13-16Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic from Oct. 13 t
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed to traffic from Oct. 13 through 16, according to the state Turnpike Commission. Motorists are asked to make alternate plans or to expect a long detour as crews demolish and replace a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania Turnpike reschedules Lehigh County closure, detour for Oct. 13-16plan to shut down a section of the toll road in Lehigh and Carbon counties for
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
plan to shut down a section of the toll road in Lehigh and Carbon counties for replacement of a 60-year-old bridge. The Turnpike Commission has urged motorists to avoid the area or plan for extra travel time during the closure from 9 p.m. Oct.... Read more
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TribLIVE
West Deer residents give their say regarding Duquesne Light high-voltage lineputs towers near at least two houses. “Why not put more of the line along the
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
puts towers near at least two houses. “Why not put more of the line along the turnpike?” Anderson asked. Merritt said the Turnpike Commission is widening lanes and will need much of the right of way it has acquired. “It's very tight there... Read more
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TribLIVE
Building planned for turnpike land near Irwin exitwants to install a 12-foot-by-50-foot modular building on the site rather than
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
wants to install a 12-foot-by-50-foot modular building on the site rather than a brick building, because the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, which owns the land, is offering a lease of no more than six or seven years. The modular office... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania Turnpike Express E-ZPass lanes to close for work at WarrendaleJournalTriblive Online Only The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will close
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
JournalTriblive Online Only The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will close Express E-ZPass lanes at the turnpike's Warrendale Mainline Toll Plaza for maintenance 9 a.m.... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Turnpike open again south of ClevelandThe Ohio Turnpike Commission reports that the pike is open again following a tr
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
The Ohio Turnpike Commission reports that the pike is open again following a traffic accident that shut down the toll road in Cuyahoga County. The accident shut down the road at around 2 am Monday following the accident between the Interstate 71 and... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
WB Turnpike lanes still closed south of ClevelandThe Ohio Turnpike Commission reports that as of 7 am Monday that a traffic acci
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
The Ohio Turnpike Commission reports that as of 7 am Monday that a traffic accident is still blocking all westbound lanes of the turnpike in Cuyahoga County. The accident is located between the Interstate 71 and Interstate 77 exchanges and shut off... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Turnpike closed south of ClevelandThe Ohio Turnpike Commission reported at 2:15 am Monday that a traffic accident
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
The Ohio Turnpike Commission reported at 2:15 am Monday that a traffic accident has blocked both eastbound and westbound lanes of the turnpike in Cuyahoga County. The accident is located between the Interstate 71 and Interstate 77 exchanges. There... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Port Clinton man stole more than $22,000 in property from Ohio Turnpike CommissionPORT CLINTON – A former employee of the Ohio Turnpike Commission’s Elmore maint
The Toledo Blade / Posted 22 days ago
PORT CLINTON – A former employee of the Ohio Turnpike Commission’s Elmore maintenance garage admitted Wednesday to stealing some $22,000 worth of property from his employer. Michael Klinski, 47, pleaded guilty to grand theft before Ottawa County... Read more
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TribLIVE
Turnpike blocked by overturned trailer in New Stantonan hour Wednesday night, creating a line of stopped traffic going back more tha
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
an hour Wednesday night, creating a line of stopped traffic going back more than two miles, according to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. There were no injuries, according to Westmoreland County 911. All lanes were blocked by the accident,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sliding snag postpones Pennsylvania Turnpike bridge replacement and closure on Northeastern Extensiontoll booth on the Mon/Fayette Expressway or Turnpike 43 at its Route 51 interch
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
toll booth on the Mon/Fayette Expressway or Turnpike 43 at its Route 51 interchange in Jefferson Hills. The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has postponed planned replacement of a bridge in Lehigh County, and closure of a section of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Planned turnpike closure postponedArticle Tools The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission announced the postponement
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Article Tools The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission announced the postponement of a planned weekend closure on the Northeastern Extension, Interstate 476, in Lehigh County for a bridge replacement project. The highway will remain open in both... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Turnpike decides to postpone workArticle Tools The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission announced the postponement
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
Article Tools The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission announced the postponement of a planned weekend closure on the Northeastern Extension (Interstate 476) in Lehigh County for a bridge replacement project. The highway will remain open in both... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
ONLY PA: Exploring America’s first ‘superhighway,’ the Pennsylvania Turnpike81 or 83 have its own theme song? The Turnpike was dubbed a superhighway, and i
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 24 days ago
81 or 83 have its own theme song? The Turnpike was dubbed a superhighway, and it was America's first. Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission public relations director Carl DeFebo said "nothing like it had been attempted in America. The only model... Read more
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The Express-Times
55-hour Turnpike Northeast Extension closure postponedupon which the new bridges were built that enables crews to slide the superstru
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
upon which the new bridges were built that enables crews to slide the superstructures into place," the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission announced Tuesday. "During a test run, we detected a slight shift had occurred on one side of the slide... Read more
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The Morning Call
Construction on Lehigh County bridge postponed, Northeast Extension to remain open this weekendwas originally next weekend — Oct. 6-8 — it’s unlikely that the necessary adjus
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
was originally next weekend — Oct. 6-8 — it’s unlikely that the necessary adjustments will be made by then, he said. The turnpike commission estimates the construction will be postponed until mid to late October, he said. The slide mechanism was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania Turnpike’s conversion to cashless tolling restricts traffic on Findlay Connectorrestrictions will be in effect through mid-November between exits 2 (Route 30)
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
restrictions will be in effect through mid-November between exits 2 (Route 30) and 4 (Westport Road.) According to the Turnpike Commission, crews will install electronic tolling equipment over the lanes of traffic as the connector is converted... Read more
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The Express-Times
Why the Turnpike Northeast Extension is closing for 55 hoursmonth for a relatively quick bridge replacement in Lehigh County. Using a spec
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
month for a relatively quick bridge replacement in Lehigh County. Using a special engineering technique, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is replacing the Crackersport Road bridge over the highway in South Whitehall Township in one weekend --... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Turnpike lane closures SundayArticle Tools The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission advises motorists that the
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 28 days ago
Article Tools The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission advises motorists that the Northeastern Extension (Interstate 476) will be closed in both directions from 12:01 to 6 a.m. Sunday between the Lansdale (exit 31) and Quakertown (exit 44)... Read more
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TribLIVE
Alternate detours to consider around Pennsylvania Turnpike closureCreek JournalTriblive Online Only The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission wants
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission wants you to travel 80 miles out of your way to get around a bridge project in Beaver County that will... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Ohio drivers beware: 80-mile detour on Pennsylvania Turnpike this weekendBEAVER COUNTY, Pa.– If you’re traveling through Pennsylvania this weekend, you’
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 28 days ago
BEAVER COUNTY, Pa.– If you’re traveling through Pennsylvania this weekend, you’ll want to plan ahead. The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is scheduled to replace two bridges starting Friday night. The PA Turnpike Mainline (Interstate 76, milepost... Read more
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