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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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30th Street Station
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Mike DeNardo
June 19, 2019 - 4:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Travelers between New York state and Philadelphia were stop-and-go Wednesday morning , as Amtrak reported suspended service over nearly a three-hour span along the Northeast Corridor. According to Amtrak, overhead power line issues in North Jersey disrupted its trains...
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New Jersey Transit River Line at Walter Rand Transportation Center in Camden
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Pat Toddy
June 10, 2019 - 9:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Following a weekend of round-the-clock wheel inspections, the New Jersey Transit River Line is running normal service. In the interest of rider safety, NJT made the call to test the wheels of all 19 cars in the River Line fleet. Agency spokesman Jim Smith says 14 of...
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New Jersey Transit River Line at Walter Rand Transportation Center in Camden
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Tim Jimenez
June 07, 2019 - 7:43 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — There is “very limited service” on New Jersey Transit’s River Line on Friday because officials say they have to inspect all the train cars and make necessary repairs after they came across a wheel defect. New Jersey Transit suspended the River Line Thursday night, but...
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The Franklin Institute is planning to create a new gallery featuring technology of the past and present.
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John McDevitt
June 04, 2019 - 5:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Franklin Institute is planning to create a new gallery featuring technology of the past and present. The Baldwin 60000 steam locomotive has been sitting on a track inside the Franklin Institute for more than 80 years. The exhibit space will be getting a re-design...
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After eight months NJ Transit Atlantic City Line trains are running again. This is the first train out of 30th Street on Monday morning.
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Tim Jimenez
May 13, 2019 - 6:50 am
UPDATED: 10 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Transit officials promise better, more efficient service now that the Atlantic City Line is back in operation first time in eight months. They hope riders come back and the line attracts new passengers. Monday was the first weekday the...
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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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NJ Transit
KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
April 17, 2019 - 2:52 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The Atlantic City rail service is returning about two weeks sooner than expected because of accelerated work on upgrading the track network. Gov. Phil Murphy delivered the news to those attending the NJ TransAct conference in Atlantic City. "Regular rail service will...
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Kristen Johanson
February 28, 2019 - 2:53 pm
UPDATED: 3:40 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Investigators are on scene of a fatal train accident at the Colmar Station, along the Lansdale/Doylestown Line. Just after 1 p.m. Thursday on the inbound lines, SEPTA officials say the person was on the track when the train came in. They are...
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