SEPTA Announces Route 15 Richmond Street Detour

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — SEPTA announced that beginning Thursday, February 20, Richmond Street will close between Lehigh Avenue and Cambria Street as part of PennDOT’s  I-95 reconstruction project.

As a result of the two-year project, SEPTA’s Route 15 shuttle bus will operate on detour routes on Aramingo Avenue.

For riders seeking service to Richmond and Westmoreland Streets, shuttle buses will travel on Aramingo Avenue, turning onto Thompson Street towards Allegheny Avenue.

For passengers traveling toward 63rd Street and Girard Avenue, buses will turn onto Belgrade Street from Allegheny Avenue, toward Aramingo Avenue.

For more information about the detour, visit

Also, a map of the new detour route is available:


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