Traffic & Transportation

Congressman And Other Officials Call For Federal Funding For Improving Roads And BridgesCongressman Brendan Boyle, former Governor Ed Rendell and others called for Congress to vote on putting money into the Highway Trust Fund before the fund expires in two weeks.
Southwest Operations Appear Back On Track After DelaysSouthwest Airlines said early Monday that it had fixed technology problems that delayed hundreds of flights on Sunday, and it expects a normal day of operations.
Amtrak Passengers Can Now Bring Pets Aboard On Certain TrainsStarting today, Amtrak is allowing passengers to bring their pets along for the ride on trains traveling along the Northeast Corridor.
AAA Mid-Atlantic: New Jersey Gas Prices Rise SlightlyAAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $1.98, up 2 cents from last week.
Small Pets Welcome On Some Amtrak Trains Starting October 12thRiders can bring their pets, one dog or one cat, in a carrier on trips up to seven hours in length, Amtrak says.
Police: Several Injured In I-95 Accident In Newark, Del.Officials say the accident was reported at about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday in the southbound lanes of I-95 near the Route 896 exit.
SEPTA's Bill For Pope Weekend Is In And It's Much Higher Than BudgetedSEPTA is out with numbers from Pope weekend.
Amtrak Now Charging Excess Baggage FeeStarting today, Amtrak is doing what the airlines have been doing for years by charging passengers excess baggage fees.
Truck Catches Fire In Bucks CountyChopper 3 was over the scene Wednesday night in Bucks County, Pa.
SEPTA Offers Discount To Pass Holders To Make Up For 2 Days Of Pope's VisitA reminder that SEPTA is offering a discount to pass holders to make up for the two days of the Pope's visit, during which the passes were no good.
SEPTA Pleased With How It Handled Crowds During Papal WeekendSEPTA's Andrew Busch says the original plan was designed to handle 300-thousand rail passengers, but a little less than 63-thousand actually used that route.
SEPTA Crowded, But Spirits High Following Parkway MassThe Parkway Mass exodus resulted in crowded SEPTA trains, but most remained patient with smiles on their faces.