Central region

Central region communities disobey directive to arrest Galamsey

Galamsey’s activities destroyed the environment Illegal mining activities, also known as galamsey, are reportedly still going on in some communities in the central region despite the government’s directive to stop such activities. It is further alleged that illegal miners visit the sites at night to mine in order to prevent their arrest by the police. […]

Central region

Unsafe driving leads to 23% increase in fatal crashes in Central region

Photo credit: @OPP_HSD on Twitter Fatal collisions in the region are up 23% from a year ago, according to the Central Region OPP. “Especially with the province looking to reopen, people are really eager to get out, but now is not the time to take unnecessary risks and end innocent lives,” said Gosia Puzio of […]

Central region

An overview of the 2021 construction season in the Center-East region

More than 30 projects were highlighted as the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced work to take place in the six-county area of ​​District 5 during the 2021 construction season. “The importance of good roads and good bridges cannot be overstated,” Governor Tom Wolf said. “This work will ensure the continued delivery of goods and […]