Archive for August, 2013

Corbett responds to Route 219 letter from Maryland governor

August 30, 2013

Daily American (August 30, 2013)

Gov. Tom Corbett has called for transportation officials from Pennsylvania and Maryland to meet to develop “an agreeable approach” to completing four-lane Route 219 between Meyersdale and Interstate 68 in Maryland.

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Hard work, persistence celebrated

August 27, 2013

The Tribune-Democrat (August 27, 2013)

4-lane Route 219 moving farther south — Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley is 44 years old. So when he spoke Tuesday morning about the fact that there were meetings being held before he was born regarding the extension of U.S. Route 219 south from Somerset, it gave attendees a reference point about how long the project has taken to come to fruition.

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Crews Break Ground on Highway Expansion

August 27, 2013

We Are Central PA (August 27, 2013)

SOMERSET, SOMERSET COUNTY – Officials broke ground Tuesday morning on the new four-lane extension of Route 219.

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