PATCO

SEPTA
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Rachel Kurland
March 26, 2020 - 3:47 pm
SEPTA and PATCO announced additional reductions to its services on Thursday, as the coronavirus crisis continues to impact ridership. Read more here.
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PATCO Freedom fare card
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Mike DeNardo
February 19, 2020 - 1:10 pm
The Chinese plant that makes PATCO's fare card has suddenly shut down because of the coronavirus outbreak. The transit agency has had to scramble to maintain its supply of cards. Read more here.
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge
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David Madden
January 07, 2020 - 5:07 pm
The Delaware River Port Authority has some good news for drivers who use its four bridges: A no-toll-hike pledge is being extended for an extra year. 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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PATCO is giving facelifts this year to its three most-used stations.
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David Madden
November 16, 2019 - 8:00 am
Plans to reduce overnight service on the PATCO high speed line, that were announced last spring, were quickly scrapped after some riders complained. Now, the plan is back in a different form that will take effect next month.
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The shuttle in Lindenwold, N.J., did not have enough seats for all the people waiting.
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Tim Jimenez
July 24, 2019 - 10:56 am
LINDENWOLD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It was a rough morning for many PATCO riders, because two stations are closed as crews work to fix power lines that went down during storms Monday night. There was no PATCO service during the morning rush at Lindenwold and at the Ashland station because crews had...
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PATCO.
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Mike DeNardo
May 13, 2019 - 3:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — PATCO is scrapping its plans to cut train service and close stations overnight after backlash from riders. Commuters blasted PATCO's plans announced a week ago to reduce overnight service and close seven of the high-speed line's 13 stations overnight. So last...
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PATCO is giving facelifts this year to its three most-used stations.
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John McDevitt
May 08, 2019 - 4:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — PATCO's plan to run fewer trains overnight starting on Monday has been delayed. There has been a lot of reaction to PATCO's overnight schedule change and Delaware River Port Authority CEO John Hanson says time is needed to review it all. "We delayed the night owl...
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PATCO is giving facelifts this year to its three most-used stations.
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Mike DeNardo
May 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Starting May 13, PATCO will be running fewer trains overnight, which the transit agency says is a move to improve safety. PATCO is cutting back its overnight service from trains every 45 minutes to trains every hour. Coupled with the overnight closures of seven...
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PATCO is giving facelifts this year to its three most-used stations.
Holli Stephens / KYW Newsradio
April 27, 2019 - 9:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- PATCO service in Philadelphia was restored late Saturday morning after earlier flooding brought trains to a halt. The Delaware River Port Authority said flooding in one of the tunnels that runs underground in Center City forced PATCO to temporarily suspend service...
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