PATCO Back To Normal Rail Schedules As Track Work Nears EndDelaware River Port Authority officials say a nearly two-year track rehabilitation project on the Ben Franklin Bridge has mostly been completed.
Bridge Walkers From NJ Will Be Screened For Papal VisitThose reports were vehemently denied by the Secret Service then, at least on the Philadelphia side of things. But it now appears there WILL be screening on the New Jersey side of the river.
Road Closures And Limited Parking In New Jersey During Pope's VisitMajor roads approaching the Ben Franklin Bridge will be closed that weekend, like the Admiral Wilson Boulevard West at Baird Boulevard and 676 North at Morgan Boulevard.
Secret Service: No Security Screening For Walkers On Ben Franklin Bridge During Papal WeekendSources had told several news organizations, including KYW Newsradio, that screening had been discussed in recent weeks and its use on the bridge was considered likely.
Security Screening Likely For Bridge Walkers On Papal WeekendLaw enforcement sources won't go on the record, but say the idea's been bantered about for a while and will, more than likely, be put into place on the Papal weekend.
New High-End Apartment Complex Is "Bridge" Between Old City And WaterfrontA new apartment building at the foot of Race Street - called "Bridge" - is designed to provide a link between the Old City District and Philadelphia's waterfront.
Officials: Major Roads, Ben Franklin Bridge To Close Weekend Of Papal VisitMayor Nutter and officials announced the Ben Franklin Bridge and other major roadways throughout the city will be closed the weekend of the Papal visit.
Latest PATCO Project Means More Single-Tracking Across Ben Franklin BridgeStarting today, PATCO will run on a new schedule as work gets underway on the tracks on the north side of the Ben Franklin Bridge.
Authorities 'Considering' Closing Ben Franklin Bridge To Auto Traffic Weekend Of Pope's VisitNo decisions have been made yet, but one of the options authorities are considering is keeping cars and trucks off of the Bridge.
Not The Ben Again! Overturned Truck Cripples Morning Rush Into Center CityAn overturned tractor-trailer is taking out two left lanes on the Ben Franklin Bridge into Philadelphia.
Car Fire Shuts Down Lanes On Ben Franklin Bridge Into PhiladelphiaA car fire closed down lanes into Philadelphia on the Ben Franklin Bridge on Sunday.
Fewer Delays Expected As Phase Two Of PATCO Rehab Project BeginsThe next phase of the PATCO rail reconstruction project is now underway and should not cause as many delays for riders.