Regional Rail

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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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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SEPTA Rail
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Mike DeNardo
March 16, 2020 - 6:32 am
SEPTA was forced to cancel 12 early-morning trains Monday because of train crew callouts believed to be related to the coronavirus outbreak. Now, the transit agency is proactively slashing schedules. 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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SEPTA regional rail with solar-powered signal
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Mike DeNardo
November 17, 2019 - 10:20 am
SEPTA announced plans to expand its solar-powered signals to three more regional rail lines next year.
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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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Suburban Station
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Mike DeNardo
August 02, 2019 - 3:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Over the next few months, SEPTA will start to phase out paper TrailPasses on its Regional Rails lines. SEPTA is continuing its effort to move its fare collection onto the plastic SEPTA Key cards. The first paper products to go: weekly passes for Zones 3 and 4. "This...
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Suspects in SEPTA shooting
Philadelphia Police Department
Antionette Lee
May 13, 2019 - 4:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is offering a reward for answers leading to the suspects who shot a train conductor in Mount Airy on Friday. Officials hope the $6,000 reward — $5,000 from SEPTA and $1,000 from the Citizens Crime Commission — and a video released Monday will help them find the...
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FILE -- The first of SEPTA's new Regional Rail locomotives are going into service
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Mike DeNardo
April 16, 2019 - 12:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is expanding its SEPTA Key fare card to zones 1 and 2 on the regional rails next month. Since August, commuters on the two outermost zones on SEPTA's regional rail system — zones 3 and 4 — have been able to load weekly and monthly trailpasses onto their SEPTA...
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Lots of delays and hectic rides to work on ⁦SEPTA⁩ regional rail.
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Justin Udo
March 04, 2019 - 1:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A modified SEPTA regional rail schedule was the cause for a lot of headaches Monday morning. Riders should be prepared to see those same conditions remain in effect throughout the day. Despite a lack of heavy snow, a lot of SEPTA regional rail riders still struggled...
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