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Gov. Wolf to Nominate Yassmin Gramian to Serve as Secretary of PennDOT

November 27, 2019

Governor Tom Wolf announced today his intention to nominate current Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Executive Deputy Secretary Yassmin Gramian, P.E., to serve as Secretary of the department.

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Letter to Baltimore Sun re: US 219 Project in Garrett County

December 28, 2018

Dear Mr. Rodricks:

On behalf of the members and stakeholders of Continental 1 – the 3-state advocacy group working to complete US 219 –  I write in response to your Dec. 14 editorial, “Larry Hogan’s $61.5 million ‘nowhere’ highway project gets underway in western Maryland.” As you might imagine, we see things quite differently.

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Route 219 now open from Somerset to Meyersdale

November 23, 2018

From The Daily American

The road is finally open. After decades of bumps in the road, officials finally cut the ribbon Wednesday morning to open Route 219 from Somerset to Meyersdale while standing under the old Route 219 underpass.

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Maryland officials break ground on Route 219 project

October 17, 2018

GRANTSVILLE, Md. – State officials broke ground Saturday on a long-awaited project that will realign a portion of U.S. Route 219 in Garrett County. The 1.4-mile section of highway will be built between Interstate 68 and Old Salisbury Road. The $61.5 million project has been a Garrett County transportation priority for decades.

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Photo Gallery: Meyersdale-to-Somerset Construction – October 2017

November 13, 2017

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