Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood
Two months after “Occupy Philadelphia” protesters were evicted from Dilworth Plaza, on the west side of City Hall, city officials gathered for the long-awaited groundbreaking of the plaza’s renovation.
One of several bus companies commonly referred to in Philadelphia as the “Chinatown bus” has been ordered to stop operations by the federal government.
Federal transit officials have reached an agreement with New Jersey, allowing the state to pay $95 million of a $271 million bill for a railroad tunnel project that Gov. Chris Christie scrapped nearly a year ago.
Lower Merion residents who were part of the effort to try to save several thousand historic street signs which have been a staple throughout the township for nearly a hundred years received good news on Tuesday.
Because of projected cost overruns, Governor Christie ordered a halt to the project last month.