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Cars drive through flooded streets
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Kim Glovas
July 10, 2020 - 3:00 pm
Thunderstorms are considered more of a nuisance than a risk to most drivers, but the risk is real. And with Tropical Storm Fay expected to drench the region through the weekend, AAA Mid-Atlantic is warning motorists to stay alert in the downpours. Read more here.
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construction
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Mike Dougherty
July 01, 2020 - 9:59 am
PennDOT crews have been maximizing construction jobs on roads that are less traveled during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Pat Loeb
May 29, 2020 - 11:14 am
The Philadelphia Parking Authority will resume on-street parking enforcement on June 8. Get the details here.
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Drive-by wave parade
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Mike DeNardo
May 12, 2020 - 2:04 pm
Do “wave parades” violate New Jersey’s stay-at-home orders? New Jersey State Police clarify exactly what’s allowed and what isn’t. Read more here.
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Philadelphia traffic
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Justin Udo
April 08, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Car insurance companies are forking over big cash payments to drivers who are staying off the roads amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Burlington-Bristol Bridge
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Justin Udo
March 30, 2020 - 8:44 pm
The Tacony-Palmyra and Burlington-Bristol bridges are still accepting cash toll payments, even though many expressways have suspended the option as to follow social-distancing protocols and minimize person-to-person contact during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Indego e-bike
City of Philadelphia
Kim Glovas
February 24, 2020 - 12:55 pm
A new study suggests Philadelphia residents are not relying on cars as much as they used to, and other forms of transportation are picking up the slack. Read more here.
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Distracted teen driver
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Suzanne Monaghan
January 26, 2020 - 11:33 am
Sixteen- to 19-year-old drivers are nearly three times more likely than older drivers to be in a deadly crash, according to the Centers for Disease Control. There are dozens of apps designed to help teens develop safe driving practices by avoiding the temptation of distractions. However, they are...
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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AP News
January 15, 2020 - 3:22 pm
A divided Pennsylvania House voted Wednesday to ban the use of handheld phones for all drivers to make calls, although police would not be allowed to stop motorists for that reason alone. Read more here.
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A man using his phone while driving.
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Tony Romeo
January 15, 2020 - 4:00 am
The state House has voted to tone down a proposed ban on the use of cellphones while driving. Read more here.
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