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SEPTA Broad Street Line Partially Suspended After Person Struck, Killed by Train

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. SEPTA has partially suspended Broad Street Line service on Monday morning after a person was struck and […]

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Here’s What You Need to Know as the SEPTA Strike Looms

Contract negotiations between SEPTA and representatives of Transportation Workers Union Local 234 over the weekend were reportedly tense. If an agreement is not reached by […]

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It’s True: SEPTA Regional Rail Back to Regular Schedule on Monday

It almost seems to good to be true.

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SEPTA Recalls “Fixed” Train Cars for Another Fix

SEPTA has temporarily sidelined 18 of its recently “fixed” Silverliner V Regional Rail cars after discovering a design error during a joint inspection by the transit agency […]

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SEPTA Adds More Trains, Adjusts Schedule

SEPTA has had a rough summer. After structural defects took a third of the regional rail fleet out of commission, SEPTA has been working to […]

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Hyundai Rotem Blames SEPTA Regional Rail Troubles on Improper Welding

The SEPTA Regional Rail car troubles that have led a third of the fleet to be removed from service are due to improper welding, Hyundai […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: We Made It Through the SEPTA Slowdown

Can we be frank? We thought this was going to be much, much worse, people. 

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Explainer: What SEPTA’s Inspectors Should Be Asking About Those Silverliner V Wheel Assemblies

SEPTA and Hyundai Rotem have three possible options for returning the Silverliner V railcars to revenue service: Repair the damaged equalizer bars. Replace the damaged […]

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SEPTA GM on This Morning’s Commute: We’re Getting There

Two of the three trainsets SEPTA has borrowed from Amtrak, the Maryland Transit Administration and New Jersey Transit went into service for this morning’s commute, Day […]

SEPTA Interim Weekday Schedule
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Here’s the New SEPTA Interim Weekday Schedule

A new SEPTA interim weekday schedule went into effect this morning in hope of easing travel for Regional Rail commuters this week. SEPTA released the schedule last […]

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PPA: Uber Can Operate Legally During SEPTA Troubles

The Philadelphia Parking Authority will allow Uber to operate legally throughout the coming weeks while SEPTA runs on a heavily adjusted schedule that has left Regional […]

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Some Regional Rail Riders Frustrated By Delays, Others Have No Problems

You may have noticed it this morning. SEPTA announced Monday that 120 Regional Rail cars — a third of its fleet — were taken out […]

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SEPTA Suspending Most Service Saturday Due to Probable Blizzard

Want more proof that this is no ordinary storm? SEPTA General Manager Jeffrey Knueppel announced at a news conference this morning that almost all service […]