Vote for Butler County AVTS in the Paint the Plow Contest

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Vote for Butler County AVTS in PennDOT's Paint the Plow contest! 

A new voting format has been introduced for the 2019 “Paint the Plow” program. Members of the public can vote for their favorite plows (Butler County AVTS!) through the PennDOT website at by clicking on the “Paint the Plow” icon. From November 11 to 17, 2019, voters will be taken to a survey site where they can pick their favorite plow(s).

The plow photo that receives the most votes between November 11 and 17, 2019 will be deemed the “Fan Favorite.”

During the winter weather season, the blades will be used to maintain area roadways. Along with the “Fan Favorite” award, the blades are also eligible for the “Judges’ Pick” honor that will be determined by PennDOT personnel.

“Paint the Plow” is a statewide outreach aimed at promoting winter driving safety and fostering appreciation for high school art programs and student creativity.

Earlier this year, PennDOT’s District 10 invited Armstrong, Butler, Clarion, Indiana and Jefferson County students to paint plow blades based on the statewide theme “Don’t Rush in Ice and Slush.” The theme was chosen to draw attention to the need for motorists to give themselves ample time for travel during wintry weather to arrive safely to their destination.

Students from the following schools participated: Brockway School District, Brookville High School, Butler County ATVS, Holy Sepulcher Catholic School, Clarion Limestone School District, Homer City Elementary School, Homer City High School, Jeff Tech, Knoch High School, Leechburg Area School District, Moniteau High School, Portersville Christian School, Red Bank School District, St. Luke Lutheran School, Union High School, and United High School.

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