The U.S. Labor Secretary posted a blog entry on Patch about finding employment.
Monday, September 3, 2012
Friday, August 31, 2012
Roving patrols to be used throughout Montgomery County.
Local authorities and the Montgomery County Health Department joined forces Friday morning outside of a Plymouth Meeting Target, in order to raise awareness of upcoming DUI enforcement over the Labor Day weekend. Members of the Pennsylvania State Police, Plymouth Police Department, and the Valley Forge DUI Enforcement Team gathered outside of the store's pharmacy, chosen because of the initiative's emphasis on driving under the influence of prescription drug use. "We're out here trying to remind people that DUI is not only driving under the influence of alcohol, but can also be under the influence of any type of drug," said Danea Durham, Community Service Officer for the PSP's Troop K in Philadelphia. "If you're taking prescription drugs, …
PennDOT "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign works with police to target motorists under the influence of drugs and alcohol.
State and local police, along with PennDOT, will take part in a national enforcement effort through Labor Day on Sept. 3, targeting motorists driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” effort will target impaired drivers and highlight the worsening problem of drugged driving. “As we remind motorists to drive sober for the Labor Day holiday, we also want to raise awareness of the growing safety threat that drugged drivers present,” PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. “While overall DUI crashes are trending downward, we’re seeing a troubling increase in drug-related crashes each year.” PennDOT statistics for 2011 show there were 3,073 drug-related crashes statewide, with 116 fatalities in those …
Monday, August 27, 2012
PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers will close.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, Sept. 1 through Monday, Sept. 3 in observance of Labor Day. Customers may still obtain a variety of driver and vehicle products and services online through PennDOT’s Driver and Vehicle Services website, www.dmv.state.pa.us. Driver and vehicle online services are available 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week and include driver’s license and photo ID renewals; vehicle registration renewals; driver-history services; changes of address; driver license and vehicle registration restoration letters; ability to pay driver license restoration fee or vehicle financial …