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Turnpike Commits to Open More Western 'E-ZPass' Only' Lanes

Pennsylvania Turnpike Braces for Increased Holiday Traffic

Customers Can Go the Distance with E-ZPass Beginning Saturday, December 15, 2001, 8 a.m.

MEDIA ADVISORY: PA Turnpike Expands E-ZPass to Customers Statewide Beginning December 15, 2001

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TRAVEL ADVISORY: Lane Restrictions, Intermittent Stoppages to Occur Tuesday Near the Ohio Line for Dismantling of Overhead Bridge

Pennsylvania Turnpike Gears Up for 2 Million Thanksgiving Motorists

PA Turnpike Collectors Sporting a New Look

Turnpike Will Present to Port Authority Park-And-Ride Built as Part of Mon/Fayette Expressway

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Changing Traffic Patterns on PA Turnpike through October 2003: Route 309 Widening

Contract Awarded for Construction of Maintenance Facilities on the Mon/Fayette Expressway

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single-Lane Patterns Between Mid-County and Willow Grove Interchanges

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URGENT TRAVEL ADVISORY: PA Turnpike Plans Early Morning Shutdown During Demolition of Somerset County Bridges

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single Lane, Alternating Traffic Pattern on Tap for PA Route 88 Next Week in Area of Ringgold High School

URGENT TRAVEL ADVISORY: PA Turnpike Plans Early Morning Shutdown During Implosion of Somerset County Bridge

TRAVEL ADVISORY: E-ZPass Preparatory Work Will Have One Lane Closed at Cranberry Interchange Through Wednesday, October 17

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Lane Restrictions on Turnpike Mainline Will Precede Next Week's Closure of PA Route 168 for Overhead Bridge Replacement

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single-Lanes on the Northeastern Extension

Go the Distance with E-ZPass: Turnpike Commission Expands E-ZPass Program Statewide

Overhead Bridge Reopening: New Bridge Carrying Shanksville Road Over Turnpike in Somerset County to Open Friday

TRAVEL ADVISORY: 30-Minute Nighttime Stoppages Planned on Turnpike Near Somerset

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TRAVEL ADVISORY: Nighttime Traffic Stoppages Planned on Turnpike at Somerset

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Bridge Work Necessitates Sporadic 30-Minute Closures of PA Turnpike

URGENT TRAVEL ADVISORY: Pennsylvania Turnpike Remains Open - Additional State Police and Other Personnel Called in to Keep Major Artery Flowing

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Heavy Traffic Expected at Willow Grove Interchange Saturday, September 8 and Sunday, September 9 Due to Willow Grove Naval Air Show

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TRAVEL ADVISORY: Route 51 Access from Payne Hill Road in Jefferson Hills Borough, Allegheny County, Returning as of Wednesday Morning

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Five-Hour Turnpike Closure Planned for Bridge Work in Westmoreland County

PA Turnpike Continues E-ZPass Promotion

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Reconstruction Project on California Toll Road Ending and Normal Traffic Configuration to Resume Next Week

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TRAVEL ADVISORY: Pennsylvania Turnpike Issues 100,000th E-ZPass Tag

More Property Entry Notices Being Mailed as Studies Continue for Southern Beltway Project East of Interstate 79

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Turnpike Traffic Near Somerset will be Stopped Periodically During Overnight Hours Wednesday for Bridge Work

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single Lanes and Changing Patterns During Bridge Replacement Project in Chester County

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Pennsylvania Turnpike Suspends Construction Throughout Busy July 4 Holiday

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Turnpike Traffic Between Somerset and Bedford to be Stopped Periodically During Overnight Hours on June 19 and June 20

TRAVEL ADVISORY: PA Route 136 to be Restricted to Alternating Single Lanes Next Week Near Ringgold High School for Mon/Fayette Expressway Work

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Southbound Phase of 2.2-Mile Rebuild on California Toll Road Begins Tuesday, June 12

PA Turnpike/Interstate 95 Interchange Project Formal Public Meeting Set for Tuesday, June 12 -- Opportunity for Public to Comment on Draft Environmental Impact Statement

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TRAVEL ADVISORY: Construction Continues on the PA Turnpike's Delaware River Bridge Project

Efforts Made to Keep Memorial Day Travelers Safe on the Pennsylvania Turnpike

PA Turnpike Celebrates National EMS Week; Offers Free Blood Pressure Screening and Child Safety Seat Inspections

Turnpike Commission Heightens Public Awareness Efforts During Construction Season

E-ZPass Easier to Use on PA Turnpike; Customers Can Use Tags at Six Additional Exits Starting May 19

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single Lane Patterns Between the Willow Grove and Philadelphia Interchanges

PA Turnpike/I-95 Interchange DEIS Available for Public Review Starting May 11/Formal Public Hearing Scheduled for June

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Preparatory Work for Opening of Mon/Fayette Expressway Will Require Brief Traffic Restrictions Friday Morning on Interstate 70

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Shanksville Road Closed During Turnpike Bridge-Replacement Work

Another Four Miles of Turnpike's Growing Mon/Fayette Expressway System to Open on Friday, May 11

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Brotherton Road in Somerset County to Close for Bridge Replacement

T400 Pennsylvania Turnpike Employees Return to Updated Highspire Headquarters

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TRAVEL ADVISORY: Turnpike Plans Intermittent Stoppages During Westmoreland County Bridge Removal

URGENT TRAVEL ADVISORY: Travel Advisory: Single Lane Patterns Near the Pocono Interchange

PA Turnpike Commission will Issue $250 Million in 'Series S' Refunding Bonds

TRAVEL ADVISORY: TRAVEL ADVISORY:PA Route 51 in Jefferson Hills to Close for Two Seven-Hour Periods this Weekend for Mon/Fayette Expressway Bridge Work

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Turnpike Closes Road to Westbound Travelers from Donegal Interchange to New Stanton Interchange

Turnpike Motorists Urged to Remain Alert When Traveling Near Carlisle this Weekend

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Turnpike Suspends Most Road Work for Easter Traffic-Volume Upsurge

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Turnpike to Close Two Secondary Roads Near Donegal for Bridge Replacement Projects

TRAVEL ADVISORY: PA Turnpike Plans Early Morning Shutdown During Demolition of Somerset County Bridge

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PENNSYLVANIA TURNPIKE LAUNCHES SAFETY EFFORT Reduces Speed Limit to 55 MPH on 55 Mile Stretch From Milepost 75 to 130 Urges Customers to Think "55 for 55"

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Interstate 70 to be Restricted to One Lane Each Direction at New Mon/Fayette Expressway Interchange Near Charleroi

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Ramp Modifications at the Fort Washington Interchanges

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single-Lane Closures Between Harrisburg-East and Lebanon-Lancaster Interchanges

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single-Lane Patterns Between Mahoning Valley and Pocono Interchanges

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Construction Resumes Between the Mid-County and Quakertown Interchanges

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Northbound Lanes on 2.2-Mile Stretch of California Toll Road to Close Monday, March 12

Six Public Meetings Scheduled for Mon/Fayette Expressway Project From PA Route 51 in Jefferson Hills to Interstate 376 at Pittsburgh and Monroeville

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Traffic Stoppages at the Valley Forge Interchange

Pennsylvania Turnpike Turns to Courts for Warrendale Toll Plaza Approval

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Bridge Construction in Somerset County Necessitates Route 31 Detour

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Bridge Construction in Somerset County Necessitates Intermittent Traffic Stoppages

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Intermittent Traffic Stoppages to Start Monday on Route 136 Near Ringgold High School for Mon/Fayette Bridge Work

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Traffic Stoppages at the Valley Forge Interchange

E-ZPass Gets Easier in Pennsylvania -- Turnpike Commission to Expand Regional E-ZPass Program this Spring

PA Turnpike Commission will issue $185 Million in 'Series R' Revenue Bonds

MEDIA ADVISORY: PA Turnpike Commission to Expand E-ZPass Program Beyond Exits 18-13

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Traffic Stoppages at the Valley Forge Interchange

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Traffic Stoppages at the Valley Forge Interchange

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TRAVEL ADVISORY:PA Route 88 to Reopen by Monday Morning at Mon/Fayette Construction Site

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Turnpike Commission Offers Five Commercial Properties for Lease

TRAVEL ADVISORY: PA Route 88 to Remain Closed through January for Ongoing Construction of Dual Bridges on Mon/Fayette Expressway

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