The 4-1 vote will allow the smartphone app-based service to provide cars in the Pittsburgh area and across much of the state, but not in Philadelphia, where the city’s oft-feared parking authority regulates taxis.
New Jersey lawmakers passed a pair of measures stemming from the politically motivated lane closures near the George Washington Bridge last year.
An overturned vehicle is causing a major backup on the Ben Franklin Bridge, westbound into the city.
Service is back to normal after a freight train got stuck under a bridge Wednesday night.
Andrew Stober, of the Mayor’s Office of Transportation, testified that apps that allow an on-street parking space be sold by one driver to another should be banned in Philadelphia.
Dilworth Park, which recently replaced the old Dilworth Plaza on the west apron of Philadelphia City Hall, is more user-friendly than its predecessor.
The TSA says it confiscates hundreds of dangerous items each month at the screening checkpoints of Philadelphia International Airport.
Transport Workers Union Local 234 members have voted in favor of ratifying a new, two-year contract with SEPTA.
United Airlines is ending service to and from Atlantic City after just eight months of serving the East Coast gambling resort.
The temporary closure is designed to allow city Streets Department crews to safely make repairs to the roadway, curbs, sidewalks, and walls along MLK Drive.
A nine-year-old girl, walking with her caretaker in the 1700 block of Rockwell Road, was hit by a teenager driver who drove off before alerting anyone.
One of its first tasks will be to increase the profile of women in the cycling race held here in early June of each year.
Prosecutors say the man cheated customers and endangered their lives although, fortunately, no victims in this case were injured.
Crews responded to the 1500 block of Clyde Waite Drive, not far from the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The tractor-trailers were burning in a gated lot in an industrial park.
SEPTA riders who feared a strike were breathing a sigh of relief Monday as they headed back to work and school.