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DVRPC approves Race-Vine accessibility improvements

The project, which should get about $3 million over the next two fiscal years, is being paid in large part by federal New Freedom money, designed to help improve accessibility. Including…

DVPRC approves 14 trail projects for $4.5 million

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission Board voted Thursday to award $4.5 million in grants to help design or construct 14 trails throughout the region.The move represents the first part…

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30th Street gets new pedestrian approach

A major highway project has given the University City District a chance to make the south side of 30th Street Station a little bit more friendly to pedestrians.The group is…

Nutter decries GOP transportation plan

Mayor Nutter injected himself into the federal transportation funding fray last week, sending a letter to House Transportation and Infrastructure chairman John Mica decrying proposed funding cuts.Mica, a Florida Republican,…

Major Wissahickon bridge getting an upgrade

The Walnut Lane Bridge over the Wissahickon Creek is getting a facelift, thanks to a $7.1 million project approved by the Delaware Regional Planning Commission Board Thursday.Much of the money…

DVRPC in hunt for suburban tree planting grant

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission is trying to get into the tree-planting business in a big way.The board approved a $2.73 million grant application that, if successful, would pay…

    • PennDOT allocates money for a new train station for Coatesville

PennDOT allocates money for a new train station for Coatesville

In an unusual move, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has allocated a little more than $15 million for a new station before it is designed.The station, at Coatesville, lies along…

    • Lawmakers: Don't expect a fast transit funding fix

Lawmakers: Don't expect a fast transit funding fix

Though state House Appropriations Committee chairman Dwight Evans (D-Phila.) is trying mightily to get a transportation funding bill through the legislature before the fall election, don't expect much to happen before…

    • PennDOT issues RFP for I-95 design makeover

PennDOT issues RFP for I-95 design makeover

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation issued a request for proposal a few weeks ago in order to find a design manager to help develop a long-term, broad-based plan for the reconstruction…

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