Governor Wolf provided an update on this morning’s accident between a Norfolk Southern train and a tanker carrying hydrochloric acid in Centerville Borough, Washington County.
With a new severe weather system forecast to impact wide areas of eastern PA Wednesday, Governor Wolf said state agencies have prepared an aggressive plan to reduce disruptions, but he added that postponing any unnecessary travel will help state crews in meeting their missions.
As utility workers, companies, and state and local officials work to restore power to those areas impacted by this past weekend’s winter storm, Governor Wolf provided an update on restoration progress.
Governor Wolf and PA Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards today highlighted transportation investments as PennDOT announced that roughly 146 highway and bridge projects are anticipated to begin or continue across the seven-county southwest region during this construction season.
Governor Wolf announced the PA Department of Education is awarding $1.2 million in completive grants to 38 school districts, career and technical centers and area vocational technical education schools.