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SEPTA Adding Additional Train Service For Fans Going To Taylor Swift Concert

SEPTA says they are adding more train trips on the Broad Street and Market Frankford Lines to help fans “swiftly” get to and from the concert.


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SEPTA Says It Is Ahead Of The Train Overspeed Controversy

In the wake of last month’s fatal Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia, the federal government is recommending that commuter railroads, such as SEPTA, examine their speed controls where they have sharp curves.


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Hackers Work To Improve Getting In And Around Philadelphia

Hackers usually land in the news for things like the breach that exposed the personal information of millions of government employees.


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New SEPTA Technology Should Make Things Easier, But More Expensive For PATCO Riders

The DRPA board is to vote later this month on a plan to integrate PATCO’s electronic Freedom Fare card with a similar system soon to go into effect on SEPTA.


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SEPTA’s Board Votes To Change Its Advertisement Policy

Septa’s Board voted unanimously to alter its advertisement policy to ban any ads that express an opinion.


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SEPTA Plans To Approve Ban On ‘Unacceptable Ads’ On Buses

The SEPTA Board is expected to approve the banning today of what they are calling “unacceptable ads” from its buses.


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Several People Hospitalized Following SEPTA Bus Crash In North Philly

Officials say around 2:54 p.m. a SEPTA Route 23 bus traveling south on Germantown Avenue at Tioga Street collided with another vehicle.


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SEPTA Trains Resume Making All Trenton Line Stops

Philadelphia-area commuter trains are once again making all stops on the Trenton Line that was disrupted last week by a deadly Amtrak train derailment.


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SEPTA Engineer Saw ‘Trespasser’ On Tracks Moments Before Train Was Hit By Object

A transit train driver says he saw a “trespasser” on the tracks moments before an unknown object struck a window on the train.


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SEPTA Police Chief: Trains Hit By Projectiles Are A Common Occurrence

Nestel says people along the tracks, usually kids, throw rocks at trains so often that engineers don’t always report it.


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SEPTA Service To North Phila. Station On Trenton Regional Rail Line Back Up And Running

Service on the Trenton Rail Line resumed yesterday for the first time since last Tuesday night.


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SEPTA Resumes Service On Trenton Regional Rail

Trains began rolling Monday with delays because of continued repairs at Frankford Junction.


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SEPTA Trenton Line Service To Resume Monday

SEPTA says it will resume operations on the Trenton Regional Rail Line with the start of the service day on Monday.


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Woman On SEPTA Train Struck By Object Before Amtrak 188 Derailed Speaks Out

It was a scary moment for Monica Williams as she sat a few rows behind the front of the SEPTA train going home.


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Mass Transit Still Impacted By Train Derailment

Tuesday’s deadly Amtrak train derailment is still affecting mass transit throughout the region.