transit

NJ Transit
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
August 23, 2018 - 8:48 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Transit is adjusting its plan to help riders displaced by the shutdown of the Atlantic City Rail Line just after Labor Day to install a new safety system. The move comes after riders complained about the decision and the lack of notice. The shutdown will...
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Kevin Corbett, executive director of NJT, met with commuters at Lindenwold Station for a "We Are Listening" forum.
Shara Dae Howard | KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
August 20, 2018 - 7:43 pm
LINDENWOLD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Transit held a public forum Monday to allow commuters on the Atlantic City rail line to voice their thoughts about the line shutting down for several months — and they had a lot to say. Kevin Corbett, executive director of NJT, met with commuters at...
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NJ Transit
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
August 09, 2018 - 5:58 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Last week's surprise announcement that the Atlantic City rail line would shut down after Labor Day for several months of work has prompted Gov. Phil Murphy to call on New Jersey Transit to improve its communications with the public. Word was released late last Friday...
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SEPTA Key
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio, file
Mike DeNardo
August 01, 2018 - 7:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In another nudge toward the reloadable SEPTA Key fare card, $1 paper transfers are no longer being issued, starting Wednesday. SEPTA has already stopped selling tokens and magnetic-strip TransPasses. Now the transit agency is no longer issuing paper transfers for the...
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SEPTA Key
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio, file
Justin Udo
July 23, 2018 - 4:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA Key is moving forward in its progressive takeover of the transit agency's payment system. With the turnstile roto-arms in place and ready to go at all the agency's Philadelphia locations, SEPTA Key on Regional Rail is ready to get rolling. On Monday, 30th Street...
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FILE -- The first of SEPTA's new Regional Rail locomotives are going into service
Mike DeNardo / KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
July 16, 2018 - 12:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Regional rail riders have no doubt noticed the new turnstiles installed at Suburban Station and other rail stops. Now, they're going into service. The tap-and-go SEPTA Key fare card will soon be introduced on Regional Rail lines. Starting on Friday, July, 20, Zone 4...
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FILE -- The first of SEPTA's new Regional Rail locomotives are going into service
Mike DeNardo / KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
July 11, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The first of SEPTA's new Regional Rail locomotives are going into service, in a move the transit agency hopes will improve reliability. As cameras captured the moment, train No. 901 pulled into the Chestnut Hill East station. It's the first of 15 new Siemens ACS-64...
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A SEPTA consultant is recommending the transit agency look at several ways to improve its bus network.
Kristen Johanson | KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
July 04, 2018 - 11:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is prepared for the Fourth of July crowds. More people than usual are expected to use SEPTA to get in and out of Center City for Philadelphia's free Independence Day festivities, so SEPTA Public Information Manager Kristin Mestre-Velez advised people to be aware...
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Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Kim Glovas
June 05, 2018 - 4:54 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Police Department said two SEPTA Regional Rail trains collided Tuesday afternoon. Police say the two southbound trains briefly made "minor contact" at the Temple station near Ninth and Berks streets. Five people were reported injured and taken...
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Photo Credit: Mike DeNardo
Mike DeNardo
June 01, 2018 - 7:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Time is running out for seniors over 65 who use a paper photo ID card to get free rides on city transit. SEPTA says as of Sept. 1, they'll no longer accept the paper ID. It's another way the transit agency is pushing riders of all ages toward the electronic SEPTA Key...
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