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8/29/2015

Pa. Turnpike Celebrates Final Service Plaza Makeover with Valley Forge Ribbon Cutting
 
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) announced that another service plaza has been renovated and reopened for business.
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8/27/2015

Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force Meeting
 
Hosted by Department of Environmental Protection
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8/27/2015

Pennsylvania Launches Online Voter Registration to Increase Efficiency and Offer Convenience
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of State Pedro Cortes today announced that Pennsylvania is the latest state to launch the convenient option of registering online to vote. The online registration application, hosted by the Department of State, is now available for use by eligible citizens at register.votesPA.com.
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8/24/2015

Wolf Administration Announces Nanticoke is Ready to Terminate Distressed Status Becoming the First City to Exit Act 47
 
Nanticoke, PA-Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin announced today that the City of Nanticoke's status as a distressed municipality under Act 47 is terminated. Nanticoke is the first city and tenth municipality to exit the program.
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8/20/2015

Governor Wolf Announces All CHIP Plans Will Provide Enhanced Benefits to Meet Affordable Care Act Requirements
 
Governor Tom Wolf today announced all CHIP health insurance plans will provide enhanced benefits to meet the minimum essential coverage requirements of the federal Affordable Care Act.
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8/13/2015

DOH 'Don't Wait. Vaccinate.' Campaign Urges Parents to Update Children's Vaccines before School Starts
 
Today the Department of Health continued its 'Don't Wait. Vaccinate.' campaign by hosting an immunization clinic and encouraging parents to add immunization updates to the list of things children need before their first day of school.
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8/12/2015

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane Holds Press Conference
 
Held in the Capitol Media Center
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8/11/2015

Governor Tom Wolf discussed the state budget in south eastern PA.
 
Governor Wolf will discuss the fiscal irresponsibility of the Republican budget and the need to straighten out Pennsylvania's finances by balancing the budget without gimmicks at a roundtable event.
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8/8/2015

PA Turnpike Celebrates 75th Anniversary with Car Show this Weekend
 
Sideling Hill Service Plaza-Waterfall, PA-The Pa. Turnpike Commission (PTC) held a car show at the Sideling Hill Service Plaza in Fulton County for car owners and Turnpike travelers alike. The show washeld to celebrate the upcoming 75th anniversary of the opening of the historic Pennsylvania Turnpike - 'America's First Superhighway' - on Oct. 1, 1940. Over 300 classic and antique cars and trucks were registered.
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7/28/2015

The Commonwealth Victim Advocate and Pennsylvania State Police Improve Notifications to Victims of Sexually Violent Predators
 
Harrisburg, PA - Commonwealth Victim Advocate Jennifer R. Storm and Pennsylvania State Police Captain Scott C. Price today announced a new partnership that ensures all victims receive timely notifications when a sexually violent predator is identified by the courts.
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7/23/2015

PennDOT, Department of Labor & Industry, Stakeholders Celebrate Transportation Advances in 25 Years after Americans with Disabilities Act
 
Harrisburg, PA - PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards today joined Labor & Industry executive director for the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation David DeNotaris, and the Statewide Independent Living Council to celebrate Pennsylvania's progress in transportation accessibility in the 25 years since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was enacted.
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7/22/2015

Secretary Quigley opens inaugural Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force meeting
 
HARRISBURG, PA - Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Quigley today called to order first meeting of the Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force (PITF) this afternoon at the DEP South Central Regional Office.
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7/14/2015

Attorney General Kane today announced the arrest of Stephen R. Reed.
 
Attorney General Kane today announced the arrest of Stephen R. Reed.
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7/7/2015

PA Turnpike Celebrates Opening of Route 903 'E-ZPass-Only' Interchange
 
New $40 million connection provides enhanced safety and access for region
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7/7/2015

PA Turnpike Commission Approves 201 6 Toll Increase
 
HARRISBURG, PA. (Ju ly 7, 201 5 ) - The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) today approved a six p ercent toll increase for both E - ZPass and cash customers; the toll increase will take effect at 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 3 , 201 6 . While the increase affects cash and E - ZPass rates similarly, E - ZPass customers will continue to save as much as 35 percent on PA Turnpike tolls next year . The E - ZPass discount was introduced in 2011 ; today, more than three - fourths of PA Turnpike travelers pay with E - ZPass .
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