Mass Transit

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Weather Related Mass Transit Issues, Airport Delays

The inclement weather and icy conditions Monday have caused several travel issues at the airport and on mass transit lines.

03/02/2015

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SEPTA Urges Regional Rail Riders To Prepare For Delays, Crowds On Evening Trains

According to the transit company, all Regional Rail trains will continue to run on a Saturday schedule throughout rush hour.

01/27/2015

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NJ Travel Ban and Phila Snow Emergency Lifted, Mass Transit In Areas Still Affected

At 6am on Tuesday, the Snow Emergency was lifted. Normal parking can resume on Snow Emergency Routes.

01/27/2015

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American Cities With The Best Public Transportation Systems

One of the best ways to cut down on our carbon footprint is to use mass transportation, which of course is much easier to do when cities offer convenient transit options. Find out which American cities have the best public mass transportation systems and how they have been recognized.

11/17/2014

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Need A Ride Home In An Emergency? A DVRPC Program Can Help

If you shy away from carpooling or taking public transit because you worry how you’d get home in case of an emergency, a program from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission might be able to help.

10/15/2014

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SEPTA And Its Unions Make Significant Progress, Discuss Possible Two-year Contract

Thousands of commuters are affected by what happens between Friday and Sunday night between SEPTA and its largest union.

04/04/2014

(A Patco train crosses the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.  File photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

PATCO Changes Repair Schedule To Ease High Speed Line Delays

Officials are changing their plans for delaying service over the Ben Franklin Bridge as track replacement work goes on. Those changes take effect today.

03/21/2014

(Septa GM Joe Casey, in 2011 file photo by KYW's Tony Hanson.)

SEPTA Officials in DC For Transit Confab, Congressional Lobbying

“We’re carrying about 340 million trips, which is about 14 percent higher over the last seven years,” says Septa GM Joe Casey.

03/10/2014

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SEPTA To Unveil ‘Mobile Museum’ Bus On Sunday

In honor of the Philadelphia Flower Show and with the help of some local children, SEPTA has beautified one of its buses.

02/28/2014

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Yet Another Snowfall Causes Delays, Accidents Around The Region

Heavy snowfall is causing major delays and disruptions around the region.

02/03/2014

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Commuters And Travelers Can Expect Snow-related Delays

With more than a foot of snow covering the ground, commuters should be prepared for delays on Wednesday.

01/22/2014

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Snow Forces Some Mass Transit Systems To Modify Service Schedules For Wednesday

The winter storm that pummeled the Delaware Valley on Tuesday has prompted mass transit systems to modify their service schedules and make accommodations for commuters for tomorrow morning.

01/21/2014

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Cold Wreaks Havoc On Mass Transit

As a polar vortex blankets the Delaware Valley in a deep freeze, record low temperatures are having a major effect on transportation, this morning.

01/07/2014

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett addresses reporters after the House passed a transportation funding bill. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

2013 IN REVIEW: Pennsylvania Transportation Funding Approved At Last

The Pennsylvania state legislature’s approval of major new funding for roads, bridges, and mass transit was one of the major stories of 2013.

12/31/2013

(Once the snow subsided, temperatures began to fall, creating more discomfort for waiting bus riders.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Philadelphia Mass Transit Riders Shiver in the Snow and Bear the Wait

I just want to go home,” said one woman who had been waiting for a Route 2 bus for more than 30 minutes.

12/10/2013

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