PennDOT Restores Speed Limit on Interstate 80

| March 3, 2019

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has restored the speed limit on Interstate 80 from the Ohio state line to mile marker 96.

It had previously been reduced to 45 miles per hour due to weather conditions.

The speed limit remains 45 miles per hour on I-80 westbound between Exit 123: PA 970 – WOODLAND/SHAWVILLE and Exit 97: US 219 – DUBOIS/BROCKWAY.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 860 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.

For more winter driving tips and information on how PennDOT treats winter storms, visit

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