October 2017

Route 322 Completion & I-80/I-99 Interchange

State College, Centre County, Pa. – On the I-80, I-99 interchange, there have been about 200 accidents within the last five years, according to a member of Centre County’s Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO.)

But George McAuley, Deputy Secretary of Highway Administration with PennDot, said without funding no solutions can be made.

“State-wide the needs are a lot greater than some of the dollars we have coming our way,” McAuley said.

On Monday the Centre County Chamber of Business and Industry (CBICC) hosted an event highlighting a grant PennDot is applying for this week on behalf of the county.

The grant is formally known as Federal Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA.)……………….

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Route 219 connects to Maryland

11 miles of route 219 are soon to be completed to the border of PA & MD. With only 5 miles remaining to tie route 219 to Maryland I-68 the 219 corridor can provide 4-lane limited access highway to stimulate commerce and promote safe travel. To read more see the entire article.