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Speed Limits Restored on Interstate 99 in the Region

​PennDOT has lifted the speed limit restrictions that were in place on Interstate 99 in the region.  

PennDOT has lifted the speed limit restriction on:

Interstate 99, in Bedford, Blair and Centre counties

Due to the winter storm impacting the region, speed limits were reduced earlier to 45 mph on Interstate 99 in the region. 

PennDOT is continuing to treat roadways in the area and will continue until roads are clear.

Motorists can check conditions and snow-plow locations on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 1,000 traffic cameras. 

511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

Subscribe to PennDOT news in Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon and Somerset Counties at www.penndot.gov/District9. For more winter driving tips and information on how PennDOT treats winter storms, visit www.PennDOT.gov/winter. 

 

Follow PennDOT on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAAltoona.

MEDIA CONTACT: Tara M. Callahan-Henry, 814-696-7101