Skip to main content

Pa. bridges worst in the country

August 28, 2013

Photo by Joseph Bell Eric Bridges, center, executive director of the North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission, speaks Tuesday alongside June H. Sorg, left, secretary/treasurer and Elk County commissioner, and Daniel R. Freeburg, vice chairman and Elk County commissioner.

RIDGWAY – Barry J. Schoch, secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation [PennDOT] announced last week that officials will implement or expand weight restrictions to roughly 1,000 structurally deficient bridges statewide in an effort to guarantee bridge safety and preserve the aging bridge system.

The St. Marys junior Little League baseball team opened play in the District 10 tournament with an...
St. Marys' Kendall Young led the minor league all stars to a 6-1 victory over Punxsy on Sunday.
The Fox Township minor Little League All Star team was eliminated from District 10 play Sunday by...
Jeffrey Scott Buck Jr., an 18-year-old volunteer firefighter with Lawrence Township Fire Company,...