PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia is trying something new to combat the congestion in Center City. Starting Monday, the city will begin creating some “bus-only” lanes for SEPTA buses.
You’ll see them on Market Street between 15th and 20th Streets, as well as JFK Boulevard between 15th and 19th Streets.READ MORE: CBS3 Mysteries: Detectives Searching For Man They Believe Can Help Solve Santino Thomas' Murder Case Sharon Hill Borough Council Launches Independent Investigation Into Fatal Shooting Of 8-Year-Old Fanta Bility
The far-right lane on each street will be changed to bus-only.
The city will study the new lanes for a year and a half to see if they should be expanded across Center City.MORE NEWS: 19-Year-Old Man Killed In Double Shooting Inside Port Richmond Home, Police Say