Andrew Busch

SEPTA Key
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Mike DeNardo
May 12, 2020 - 4:48 pm
SEPTA is putting off its proposed fare increase until January — t he transit agency is delaying parts of its fare restructuring plan because of the effects of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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SEPTA Rail
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Mike DeNardo
March 16, 2020 - 6:32 am
SEPTA was forced to cancel 12 early-morning trains Monday because of train crew callouts believed to be related to the coronavirus outbreak. Now, the transit agency is proactively slashing schedules. Read more here.
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FILE -- The first of SEPTA's new Regional Rail locomotives are going into service
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Paul Kurtz
November 06, 2019 - 2:07 pm
SEPTA is cautioning some of its riders to prepare for delays as it enters the height of slippery rail season.
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Suburban Station
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Mike DeNardo
October 28, 2019 - 1:37 pm
Leftover funds on expired SEPTA Key cards from July have amassed more than $200,000, but the transit agency says the money does not belong to it. Read more here.
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SEPTA General Manager Jeff Knueppel
SEPTA
Mike DeNardo
August 22, 2019 - 1:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA's general manager is retiring at the end of the year. Jeff Knueppel met with his top staff last week and told them that he planned to retire as general manager, said SEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch. "He's on vacation this week, so he wanted to meet with them before...
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A SEPTA bus.
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Justin Udo
May 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is looking to give customers a better ride when they visit the agency online as they roll out a new website . SEPTA's Andrew Busch says the agency got a lot of customer feedback while developing the new site. And after two months of beta testing, it's ready to...
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A SEPTA kiosk.
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Justin Udo
May 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA puts a new advertisement system on hold after problems in its testing phase. For the last few weeks, 20 of SEPTA's 300 kiosks displayed advertisements. "They were designed to be almost kind of like a screen saver as a customer came up and either tapped their...
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SEPTA transit police union have called a strike.
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Mark Abrams
March 07, 2019 - 1:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's the second day of a strike by some 180 SEPTA Transit Police officers, and the transit agency is urging their union negotiators to come back to the bargaining table. After talks broke down and the transit cops exchanged their police radios for picket signs, both...
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SEPTA regional rail
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Mike DeNardo
June 28, 2018 - 11:07 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA has announced the date that some Regional Rail riders can start using the electronic SEPTA Key fare card. It's been used for city transit for two years. Now, SEPTA Key has arrived on the Regional Rail system, beginning Aug. 1. SEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch said...
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