Get the most current and relevant Pennsylvania traffic information on your smart phone without ever taking your eyes off the road or your hands off the wheel with 511PA, brought to you by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). 511PA provides real-time, hands-free traffic advisories for every PennDOT roadway in Pennsylvania, and for major roadways in neighboring states of NJ and WV, with more to come.
You simply turn on the application before you start your journey. 511PA uses your phone’s built-in GPS and the vast data in the PA, NJ and WV travel information system (go to the app's settings screen to enable non-PA advisories) to determine when you are approaching congestion, an accident scene or some other traffic disruption.
The campaign finance mobile app will provide an overview of a committee’s activity in a reporting period. This includes the total amount of money received, total amount of money spent, and remaining balance or cash on hand. The mobile app at this time does not provide information on individual contributors to a committee, or individual expenditures made by a committee. This information is available, as before, at the Department of State website, www.dos.state.pa.us, then by clicking on “Campaign Finance Report Search”, under most frequently requested services.
Enhance your wine and spirits shopping experience with the Fine Wine & Good Spirits app from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board. The PLCB has created an exciting app that combines an easy-to-use interface and fun experience for users to find store and product information and shop for wines and spirits. With this app, you can scan a product’s UPC code to find more detail on a wine and/or spirit, locate the store nearest you, learn what’s on sale, find price and inventory levels at a specific store and browse the PLCB’s expansive inventory. For special sales and promotions, you can also follow Fine Wine & Good Spirits on Facebook, Twitter (@PAWineSpirits) or through email.
Pennsylvania may have been named for its woods, but our waters are the real attraction. There are more than 86,000 miles of streams and rivers, along with 4,000 inland lakes and ponds covering 160,000 acres, plus 470,000 acres of Lake Erie. Great fishing and boating opportunities abound and many are close to you!
FishBoatPA is the official app from the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. Whether you want to go fishing, explore waterways by boat, buy a fishing license, or simply enjoy the beauty of Pennsylvania’s aquatic resources, the FishBoatPA app provides the information and services you need.
Enhance your hunting experience with the GoHuntPA ToolKit app from the Pennsylvania Game Commission. This exciting new offering is brimming with features created specifically for the modern hunter. Features like:
Interactive maps that show a flag of all available game lands within 50 miles of your location. When you tap on the flags of a game land that interests you, the app will display a full description of the property including acreage, how far away you are, types of game you may find and a link to a PDF of the official Game Commission map and more. The feature will also provide a GPS-driven navigation to the location so you can get set and be on your way.
If you want to go a little farther from home, click the PA state map to see all the available games lands that Pennsylvania has to offer. It’s fully populated to provide information like acres, topography, land-type, game, and furbearer species for every tract of game land so you can find the perfect location for you.
Current sunrise/sunset times with weather reports and alerts.
A full list of hunting rules and regulations.
Social media sharing through Instagram so you can publish your favorite shot.
Safety features like an SOS emergency button and a Tracker Tool that provides you with the locations of the rest of your hunting party so you don’t get lost or separated as well as provide peace of mind.
An Augmented Reality browser that uses your location and device's camera and to show nearby state game lands and relevant points of interest to enhance your hunting experience in real time. This feature can also be used to view other augmented reality content from the Pennsylvania Game Commission and GoHuntPA.org.
Use this PennDOT app for a realistic representation of the actual driver’s knowledge test. Download the app for practice questions that will help you prepare for your PennDOT driver’s knowledge test, or refresh your knowledge and become a better driver! The application will also host valuable information for licensed drivers to stay safe, informed and compliant on the roads. When you’re done, you can share your scores with your friends and family via Facebook, Twitter or email.
The Pennsylvania Lottery’s official app offers free, on-the-go fun by providing easy access to drawing results, jackpots, instant game details, and second-chance opportunities to win. The app can be used to scan tickets for entry in the Second Chance Prize Zone™; access the VIP Players Club; view daily and past winning numbers*; see current jackpots; learn about the latest instant games and see remaining prizes; enjoy “Scratch for Fun” and “Play for Fun” games; locate a nearby retailer and learn how to claim a prize. Players must visit Pennsylvania Lottery retailers to purchase and validate tickets. *Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the winning numbers, prize payouts and other information offered via the Pennsylvania Lottery's mobile app. The official winning numbers are those selected in the respective drawings and recorded under the observation of an independent accounting firm. In the event of a discrepancy, the official drawing results shall prevail.
Use this PennDOT app for a realistic representation of the actual motorcycle knowledge test. Download the app for practice questions that will help you prepare for your PennDOT motorcycle knowledge test, or refresh your knowledge and become a better rider! The application will also host valuable information for licensed riders to stay safe, informed and compliant on the roads. When you’re done, you can share your scores with your friends and family via Facebook, Twitter or email.
Be better prepared with the assistance of this application that can help walk you through what you will need for the next emergency. Brought to you by the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency, ReadyPA has checklists and tips that can help you and your family be prepared.
Complete the checklists for your preparedness kits, add contacts to your notifications list, and complete information that you and your family will need in the event of an emergency. You can even use this application to let everyone know you are safe through an interface with Twitter, Facebook, text messaging, and your personal email address.
Powered by Pocket Ranger® technology, the app gives outdoor enthusiasts an environmentally-friendly way to enjoy the parks. It contains everything you need to plan a trip to the state parks, navigate them once you get there, and share your experiences afterward. With the Pocket Ranger® in hand, prepare to bask in the vast natural wonders of Pennsylvania State Parks and Forests! The enhanced pro features on the app are designed to function in areas with little to no mobile reception; however, some of the features require mobile data reception in order to function properly.
Managing your benefits just got easier. myCOMPASS PA is for Pennsylvanians who have applied for or receive state benefits. With this app you can access your benefits from anywhere, at any time. Review what you receive, check the status of submitted applications, upload documents, and report changes directly from your phone.