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    • The 23rd and Venango Bus Loop will double as a gateway for the local community
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SEPTA's savings make 23rd & Venango makeover possible

Crafty financing and shrewd management allowed SEPTA to break ground on the reconstruction of the 23rd and Venango Bus Loop yesterday. The $1.4 million project is being done with federal funds…

    • Bridgeport Viaduct, Photo courtesy of SEPTA

SEPTA no longer on brink of shrinking, state funding a "game changer"

In September, SEPTA made a bleak prediction. If it did not receive additional funding, the transit system would shrink. In a service realignment plan, SEPTA forecasted, among other things, having…

    • Manayunk/Norristown Line track damage near Spring Mill Station. Photo courtesy of SEPTA

Rain washed out SEPTA regional rail tracks, caused system wide delays

Yesterday’s early morning rainstorm wiped out large chunks of the ground beneath SEPTA’s Manayunk/Norristown Line regional rail tracks and caused morning rush hour delays throughout the system.  Most of the delays…

    • Even thought you'll still see a sign every now and again, SEPTA's slogan isn't 'We're Getting There' anymore.

With no word from the state, SEPTA adopts operating and capital budgets

Despite record-high regional rail ridership and a 50 percent increase in overall ridership during the last 15 years, SEPTA’s budget woes remain. Thursday, SEPTA’s board adopted a six-month operating budget and…

    • Holmesburg Junction Station in December 2011. Photo/Shannon McDonald

Legislators want transportation funding for Holmesburg Junction

Holmesburg Junction Station in December 2011. Photo/Shannon McDonald For many who take the train every day, Holmesburg Junction is their first (and sometimes only) glimpse at the neighborhood. The aging train…

    • Joe Casey (far left) at Silverliner V unveiling

Casey criticizes SEPTA unions at CAC session

May 26, 2010 By Anthony CampisiFor PlanPhillySEPTA general manager Joe Casey dropped by a meeting of the Citizen Advisory Committee Tuesday night to talk about state and regional transportation…

    • SVMETRO: Silverliner V

Checking out Joe Casey's balancing act

Jan. 25 By Anthony CampisiFor PlanPhilly Joe Casey takes a concrete approach to management.As the SEPTA general manager tasked with turning an often-ridiculed and chronically underfunded agency into a…

    • SEPTA Watch blog posting

This blogger has transit in his sights

July 27 By Anthony CampisiFor PlanPhilly      While watching the trolleys go by from a porch outside a West Philadelphia café, Michael Froehlich wonders aloud why he started writing about…

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