Public Transportation

SEPTA Key
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Mike DeNardo
May 27, 2020 - 4:00 am
SEPTA is finding out what riders think about its plan to restructure fares as the transit agency Wednesday holds a second day of online public hearings. Read more here.
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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
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Mike DeNardo
April 27, 2020 - 1:37 pm
With so much of its workforce out because of COVID-19, SEPTA has moved its lifeline service away from a fixed timetable. Read more here.
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SEPTA bus
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KYW Staff
April 22, 2020 - 1:19 pm
The head of SEPTA's largest union says members are planning a job action Thursday, and riders may want to find another way to work. Read the latest here.
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Masks offered for SEPTA riders at Suburban Station.
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Andrew Kramer
April 15, 2020 - 8:55 pm
Wearing a face mask still isn’t required for SEPTA riders, although the transit agency wants to see everyone cover their faces. Readmore here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces extensive social distancing measures to mitigate further spread of COVID-19 on March 16, 2020, in Trenton.
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KYW Staff
April 11, 2020 - 1:32 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy announced Saturday an additional 3,599 positive coronavirus cases, bringing the state total to 58,151. With 251 additional deaths, the state total is now at 2,183.
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A SEPTA bus.
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Mike DeNardo
April 10, 2020 - 5:20 pm
A viral video Friday captured Philadelphia police forcing a man who wasn't wearing a mask off of a SEPTA bus. And after some confusion, SEPTA now says riders are "strongly urged" to wear masks. 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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SEPTA Rail
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Kim Glovas
March 11, 2020 - 1:13 pm
SEPTA is proposing several changes to the fare structure for next year. SEPTA General Manager Leslie Richards says the changes are designed to save commuters time and money and make the system more fair for low-income riders. Read more here.
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Suburban Station
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Mike DeNardo
February 23, 2020 - 4:00 am
SEPTA is moving ahead with its plans to install countdown clocks on platforms to tell riders how long it will be before the next train or trolley arrives. Read more here.
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