How many times has it happened?  You get in your car and start heading to work on your normal route, only to find traffic backed up due to an accident or construction.  If  only you could have known ahead of time and taken a different route!

Don’t leave your commute up to chance.  Know before you go – with ACTA.

ACTA enables you to find out about any construction, road closures, or detours before you get into your car.  Users get all the latest traffic advisories and construction updates immediately as they are received from PennDOT, City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County and the PA Turnpike Commission.

There are two free, no-hassle ways to sign up for ACTA Traffic alerts:

  1. Register online at
  2. Send your email address to (write “Traffic Advisories” in the subject line).  ACTA does not distribute any emails addresses to third parties.

You can also receive traffic advisories on Twitter following us at @ACTAPGH.  In addition, on the ACTA website (, you can find detailed project information for some of the larger projects happening in the Airport Corridor and throughout the region.

If you’d like to stay informed about all the great things happening at ACTA, please join us at these two exciting upcoming events:

  • Our Annual Meeting Luncheon will take place on November 27th at 11:30 AM at Chartiers Country Club.  The guest speaker will be Cheryl Moon Sirianni, District Executive, PennDOT District 11-0.  RSVP at or via email to  Cost is $40.00 for members;  $45.00 for non-members.
  • On December 12th, ACTA along with the Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania and Womens Transportation Seminar Pittsburgh (WTS) are co-sponsoring an event, featuring guest speaker Jennie Granger, PennDOT’s Deputy Secretary for Multimodal Transportation.  The meeting will begin at 11:30 AM and take place at the Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania building in downtown Pittsburgh.  Look for more information on this event in the near future.