transportation

SEPTA Key
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Mike DeNardo
May 27, 2020 - 4:00 am
SEPTA is finding out what riders think about its plan to restructure fares as the transit agency Wednesday holds a second day of online public hearings. Read more here.
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A person riding a bicycle wears a mask.
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John McDevitt
May 26, 2020 - 3:31 pm
Essential workers who are in need of transportation to and from work now have a chance to get some new wheels, thanks to the Greater PHL Bike Match program. Read more here.
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Investigators and first responders work near the wreckage of an Amtrak passenger train carrying more than 200 passengers from Washington, DC.
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Kristen Johanson
May 14, 2020 - 6:49 pm
For the third time, the Amtrak engineer at the helm of the deadly train crash five years ago could go to trial on criminal charges as Pennsylvania’s Superior Court says the judge who dismissed charges against him ruled too soon. Read more here.
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Emu
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John McDevitt
May 13, 2020 - 7:48 pm
There were a lot of double takes along Route 422 near the Royersford exit around 2 p.m. Wednesday afternoon when a n escaped emu was seen running around on the median, causing backups in both directions. Read more here.
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SEPTA Key
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Mike DeNardo
May 12, 2020 - 4:48 pm
SEPTA is putting off its proposed fare increase until January — t he transit agency is delaying parts of its fare restructuring plan because of the effects of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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SEPTA
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Mike DeNardo
May 08, 2020 - 10:50 am
SEPTA will resume regular schedules on most of its buses, trolleys and subways starting May 17 and 18. Read more here.
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The School District of Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
May 01, 2020 - 4:30 am
If schools are allowed to reopen this fall, School District of Philadelphia leaders are already thinking about what a return to the classrooms could look like. Read more here.
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Road work
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Mark Abrams
April 29, 2020 - 12:31 pm
With fewer cars on the road because of Pennsylvania stay-at-home orders, PennDOT is using that opportunity to accelerate critical repairs to area highways. Read more here.
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SEPTA
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Mike DeNardo
April 27, 2020 - 1:37 pm
With so much of its workforce out because of COVID-19, SEPTA has moved its lifeline service away from a fixed timetable. Read more here.
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SEPTA
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Mike DeNardo
April 24, 2020 - 12:49 pm
The coronavirus pandemic is sending SEPTA's balance sheet off the rails. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, officials say a February surplus has turned into a $7 million deficit by March. Read more here.
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