SEPTA

A SEPTA kiosk.
KYW Newsradio, file
Justin Udo
May 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA puts a new advertisement system on hold after problems in its testing phase. For the last few weeks, 20 of SEPTA's 300 kiosks displayed advertisements. "They were designed to be almost kind of like a screen saver as a customer came up and either tapped their...
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A SEPTA bus.
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
May 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is looking to give customers a better ride when they visit the agency online as they roll out a new website . SEPTA's Andrew Busch says the agency got a lot of customer feedback while developing the new site. And after two months of beta testing, it's ready to...
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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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Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Antionette Lee
May 12, 2019 - 8:12 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There was a shooting on Temple University's campus Saturday night involving a highway patrol officer. Officials say it happened around 11 p.m. near Broad and West Norris streets. Officers stopped a car in an attempt to help with a flat tire when one of them smelled...
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Kevin Wright
May 10, 2019 - 7:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A sinkhole leaves a busy Center City block shutdown and a SEPTA bus going nowhere fast. At around 5 p.m. Friday the Chestnut Street roadway opened up beneath the rear wheel of SETPA’s route 42 bus. Thankfully, SEPTA says, no one was reported injured in the incident...
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FILE -- The first of SEPTA's new Regional Rail locomotives are going into service
Mike DeNardo / KYW Newsradio
May 10, 2019 - 4:13 pm
CHESTNUT HILL, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are searching for two men after an attempted armed robbery leaves a SEPTA employee shot in Chestnut Hill. According to police, just before 3:30 p.m. a 57-year-old SEPTA assistant conductor was exiting the westbound train when he was...
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Mark Abrams
May 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA begins work Monday on a street and track renewal project for West Philadelphia's Route 10 trolley line. SEPTA's Heather Redfern says the work will be divided into three block sections in an area running from 54th Street and Lansdowne Avenue, to Girard and...
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KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
April 26, 2019 - 4:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Injury claims on SEPTA are way down. The transit agency says that's because it's harder to fake an injury when cameras are watching. The old joke used to be that people would hop onto a SEPTA bus involved in a fender-bender so that they could cash-in on a fake...
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FILE -- The first of SEPTA's new Regional Rail locomotives are going into service
Mike DeNardo / KYW Newsradio
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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On Route 202 south, approaching 252, only the left lane gets by for flooding, and a crash approaching this is blocking the two left lanes.
PennDOT
Mark Abrams
April 15, 2019 - 6:22 am
UPDATED: 11:19 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Severe storms ripped through the Philadelphia area early Monday morning, replete with a brief tornado warning, leaving flood conditions and power outages in its wake. Hard to see but crews are trying to fix downed wires here along 309 in front of...
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