mass transit

Norman Alexander of Glenside
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Tim Jimenez
June 29, 2020 - 6:55 am
With much of the region in the "green" phase, SEPTA is adding more service to Regional Rail lines starting Monday. Read more here.
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SEPTA buses at 69th Street Transportation Center.
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Mike DeNardo
June 25, 2020 - 4:00 am
The Philadelphia region is gradually coming out of its coronavirus restrictions, and some mass transit service is being restored. Read more here.
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Mike Dougherty
June 05, 2020 - 1:07 pm
With Philly now in the "yellow" phase, SEPTA is ramping up cleaning efforts and requiring every mass transit passenger to wear a mask. Read more here.
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People boarding the Market Frankford Line.
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Mark Abrams
June 02, 2020 - 11:06 am
SEPTA service resumed Tuesday morning in Center City after bringing it to a stop Monday afternoon because of ongoing demonstrations over the death of George Floyd. Read more here.
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Mark Abrams
June 01, 2020 - 7:02 am
With more protests anticipated across the city, SEPTA suspended subway, bus and trolley service, starting at noon, until further notice. Read more here.
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SEPTA Rail
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Charlotte Reese
March 29, 2020 - 1:07 pm
New SEPTA schedules take effect this week in response to the coronavirus pandemic, for both Regional Rails and subway lines. Read more here.
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A SEPTA kiosk.
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Mark Abrams
December 23, 2019 - 8:46 am
SEPTA is planning to roll out Apple Pay and Google Pay options on the transit system sometime in the first half of next year, so riders will be able to use smartphones to pay fares. Read more here.
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Artist's rendering of the exterior of an updated Franklin Square Station.
PATCO
David Madden
November 18, 2019 - 4:30 am
A station along the PATCO high speed line on the Philadelphia side has been closed for decades. But it’s coming back, in part thanks to a $12.5 million federal grant.
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Rasa Kaye
June 03, 2019 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — All hail the bicyclists of the greater Philadelphia region. They’ve got legs of iron and nerves of steel as they compete for a slice of space on our car-choked streets, sailing through clouds of vehicle fumes and motorists’ irritation while leaving nary a speck of...
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Passengers wait in the cold at the Frankford Transportation Center.
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Tim Jimenez
January 31, 2019 - 8:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA buses, trains and trolleys — and passengers of the regional transit service — had to prepare for the arctic blast today. SEPTA officials say they they kept Market-Frankford and Broad Street Line subway cars underground, in the tunnels instead of the railyards,...
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