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Pennsylvania Turnpike

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  • Closure eastbound on Pennsylvania Turnpike between Breezewood and Carlisle tonight

    Closure eastbound on Pennsylvania Turnpike between Breezewood and Carlisle tonight
    A 65-mile section of the eastbound Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed tonight for an emergency recovery operation between the Breezewood Exit (#161) and the Carlisle Exit (#226) from 6 p.m. until approximately 8 p.m. The closure is needed to allow...
  • PA Turnpike to Issue New Ticket Style

    PA Turnpike to Issue New Ticket Style
    Cash paying travelers on the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be issued a new style ticket beginning Wednesday, Septermber 26, 2012. The new tickets, sporting a different look and feel, will be about 1.75 inches longer and printed on white thermal paper. They...
  • NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Several Counties in Central Pa.

    NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Several Counties in Central Pa.
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... NORTHEASTERN JUNIATA COUNTY IN CENTRAL...
  • Florida Man Charged with Felonies after Fleeing Pennsylvania State Troopers

    Florida Man Charged with Felonies after Fleeing Pennsylvania State Troopers
    After stealing two cars and attempting to hijack a tractor trailer, a Florida man was taken into custody by Pennsylvania State Police. Matthew Malory, 28, was driving his pick-up truck on Westbound 322 around 1:30 p.m. Thursday when he struck two vehicles...
  • PA Turnpike Call Boxes Will Stay Despite Number of Calls Dropping

    PA Turnpike Call Boxes Will Stay Despite Number of Calls Dropping
    The Pennsylvania Turnpike has had those bright yellow call boxes along the toll road system for more than 20 years. But because so many people carry cell phones, the number of calls have gone down. " The numbers demonstrate that more and more people...
  • TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Part of Pa. Turnpike to be closed for 7 hours Saturday night

    TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Part of Pa. Turnpike to be closed for 7 hours Saturday night
    Beginning Saturday night a portion of Pennsylvania Turnpike will be shut down in both directions for about 7 hours. The Turnpike will be closed for bridge work between Carlisle and Breezewood. The Turnpike is expected to re-open by 6 a.m. on Sunday...
  • Miller proposes local gas tax, leasing ICC

    Miller proposes local gas tax, leasing ICC
    Baltimore and Maryland's counties could impose their own 5-cents-a-gallon tax on gas to pay for local roads and buses under a proposal by Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller. Miller also proposed Thursday leasing a state toll highway to a private...
  • Casino license competitors have strengths, weaknesses

    Casino license competitors have strengths, weaknesses
    Although Maryland has handed out five casino operating licenses, the state is entering uncharted territory with the allocation of its sixth. For the first time, there's real competition. Three serious operators submitted bids to run a casino in Prince...
  • U.S. Route 222 Bridge Work to Detour Traffic over PA Turnpike, Nov. 9-12

    U.S. Route 222 Bridge Work to Detour Traffic over PA Turnpike, Nov. 9-12
    PennDOT District 8 today reminds motorists that Nov. 9-12 bearing replacement work will close the bridge that carries U.S. Route 222 South over the Pennsylvania Turnpike in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. This closure is part of a project that...
  • State Police Looking for Information in Unsolved Murder of Marine

    State Police Looking for Information in Unsolved Murder of Marine
    The Pennsylvania State Police is looking for information on a unsolved case, which involved the murder of United States Marine Corps Cpl. Robert Daniel Corriveau. Cpl. Corriveau was discovered deceased along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Chester County,...
  • PA Turnpike CEO Resigns

    PA Turnpike CEO Resigns
             A change of leadership coming up at the  Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission.  Chief Executive Officer Roger E. Nutt announced Tuesday that he will be stepping down effective on October 31, 2012.  Nutt had been CEO of the Turnpike Commission since...