Public Transportation

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John McDevitt
September 29, 2019 - 9:46 am
Starting Monday, SEPTA is increasing capacity and trips on two of its Regional Rail lines.
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Paoli Station.
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Jim Melwert
September 23, 2019 - 3:36 pm
A big step in the $48 million renovation of Paoli Station, the second-busiest train station in the region after only 30th Street Station, has been completed.
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SEPTA Rail
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Mike DeNardo
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Transit police across the country are marking Rail Safety Week by making sure drivers and walkers stay off the tracks, and a special enforcement effort is planned for Tuesday.
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Traffic jam.
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Mike DeNardo
June 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new report puts a price tag on all the time drivers spend in Philadelphia traffic. What if you could add up all of the minutes you and your fellow drivers and bus passengers wasted in Center City traffic? A new study does just that, saying 9.7 million hours a year...
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No smoking now at bus shelters in Philadelphia.
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Andrew Kramer
June 03, 2019 - 5:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're waiting in a bus shelter in Philadelphia to catch your ride, don't light up. Bus shelters throughout the city are now smoke-free, and city officials say they plan to put signs up at all the shelters to let people know. Along Market Street east of City Hall,...
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Suburban Station.
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John McDevitt
June 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you were among the first of the nearly 40,000 SEPTA riders to get a Key card three years ago, they're about to expire, and account balance transfers can be done in person or by phone starting Monday. The first batch of the Mastercard branded Key cards will expire...
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A SEPTA bus.
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Mike DeNardo
June 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officers will have their ticket books out again Monday morning along Market and Chestnut streets as the start of another enforcement effort to keep Center City traffic moving. A four-month ticket blitz last fall worked so well that Philadelphia police, SEPTA and the...
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New Jersey Transit
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Ian Bush
February 26, 2019 - 3:37 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Phil Murphy has overruled the head of NJ Transit: He wants commuters to be told this week exactly when service will resume on the Atlantic City Rail Line. "They want clarity," Murphy said on behalf of commuters. "Who can blame them? They are right. They deserve a...
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The Delaware River Port Authority says real-time train information on PATCO platforms is still about a year away.
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Mike DeNardo
January 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware River Port Authority says real-time train information on PATCO platforms is still about a year away. Information screens have been installed on all of PATCO's platforms, but there's not much information on them so far. PATCO General Manager John Rink says...
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baby bottle
June 18, 2018 - 8:43 am
PARIS (AP) — The Paris public transport company RATP says a baby boy born in a suburban train will get free rides in the French capital until he is 25. Live-tweeting the event Monday, the RATP said the baby was born in a train in the center of Paris, disrupting traffic on the RER A line. Rescue...
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