The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will host a series of public education sessions for drivers on the Big I Roundabout that is scheduled to open later this month.

A multi-lane, hybrid roundabout is currently being built at the intersection of Routes 6/322, 19 and 98 in Vernon Township, Crawford County.

The free programs will include tips on navigating the improved intersection as well as information on roundabouts in general.

The sessions will be held at the following dates, times and locations:

  • Cambridge Springs Senior Center – 11 AM to noon, August 15, 156 Venango Avenue, Cambridge Springs.
  • Venango County Senior Expo – 10 AM to 1 PM, August 20, Rocky Grove Volunteer Fire Department, 29 Shuffstall Street, Franklin.
  • Meadville Senior Center – 11 AM to noon, August 21, 1034 Park Avenue, Meadville.
  • Lakeland Valley Senior Center – 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM, August 22, 237 South Pymatuning Street, Linesville.

Social groups and other organizations interested in hosting a Big I Roundabout program can contact Jill Harry at or 814-678-5035.

You can learn more about the Big I Roundabout construction project or roundabout safety here.