Hawbaker Pitches In

Construction company provides design, excavation work for new Little League field AN ARTIST’S RENDITION of the new ball field that Bellefonte Little League is adding to the Webster Field Complex. BELLEFONTE — For years Bellefonte Little League had a big dream; adding a third ball field to its Webster Field Complex. The group wanted to … Continued

PennDOT – District 1 News

Wolf Administration Announces Project to Improve 11 Miles of Interstate 90, Replace a Bridge over the Highway in Erie County The Wolf Administration today announced a two-year project that will give motorists a smoother ride on Interstate 90 in western Erie County by reconstructing and preserving more than 11 miles of the highway. The $37.6 … Continued

Governor Wolfe’s Centre County Visit Featured

Governor Wolfe, along with Senator Jake Corman and Representative Kerry Benninghoff, announced today that PennDOT has committed to the extension of SR 322 from Potters Mills to State College. Act 89 funding will be used to design and construct the 10-12 miles of the heavily traveled roadway. Construction is expected to begin in 2027-28 and … Continued

2018 Golf Outing Grand Total

Drum roll please…..The 27th Annual Glenn O. Hawbaker Golf Outing surpassed previous years and raised a total of $105,500 this year, making it our largest total yet! GOH would like to send a HUGE thank you to all of our donors, sponsors and volunteers for making the event such a success!

$35 million INFRA grant approved for I-99/I-80 interchange project

This week, the U.S. Department of Transportation approved PennDOT’s Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) grant application for the construction of a high-speed I-99/I-80 interchange and associated local access options. Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson made the announcement on Tuesday, June 5. Through its ‘DRIVE Forward’ initiative, the Chamber of Business & Industry of Centre County sought … Continued

I-99/I-80 Gets a Boost

Federal, state, local leaders unified to make I-99/I-80 high-speed interchange a reality in Centre County We wanted to take this opportunity to update you on recent developments related to the proposed I-99/I-80 high speed interchange at the Bellefonte exit. On Wednesday, Feb. 28, a contingent of business, community and government stakeholders from Centre County and … Continued

CPI renames transportation center for Hawbaker family

After years of support from the Hawbaker family, the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology decided to rename its transportation center after them. It will now be known as the Hawbaker Transportation Training Center, according to a press release from CPI. The support from the Hawbaker family has been not only financial, including the … Continued

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 … Continued