DOT Offers New 511 Information Service

Posted August 23, 2004 2:27 a.m. EDT

— Want up-to-the-minute information on highways across the state? Dial



The 511 service, which launches on Tuesday, will provide current road conditions, emergency travel messages and other useful information. It covers the entire state and is available 24 hours a day.

Twenty-one states are already using the automated system.