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Can SEPTA Win Back Rail Riders After a Season of Extreme Discontent?

Regional Rail service is finally back to normal on SEPTA. That means we can all go back to what we were doing before 30 percent […]

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SEPTA Shows Off Beam Work as First Silverliner Vs Roll Again

At 8:49 this morning, the first four SEPTA Silverliner V railcars to be repaired were returned to service on an inbound run to Center City […]

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Why I’m Breaking Up With SEPTA, and Running to the Open Arms of … Amtrak

For the past 15 years I’ve been a faithful SEPTA customer. I’ve used almost every kind of conveyance the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority provides — buses, […]

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SEPTA: Silverliner Vs to Begin Returning to Service in Late August

The first of the sidelined Silverliner V Regional Rail cars should return to service starting the week of August 21st, SEPTA general manager Jeffrey Knueppel announced […]

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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. 

SEPTA Interim Weekday Schedule
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SEPTA Adds 10 More Cars to Roster, Reshuffles Service Starting Monday

SEPTA announced this afternoon (July 15th) that it has secured 10 more rail cars from Maryland, and as a result, the interim weekday schedule in […]

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The Company That Built SEPTA’s Faulty Railcars Wants Another Contract

It’s been just three years since Hyundai Rotem completed the work on 120 new SEPTA Regional Rail cars, and now all of them have been taken out of service indefinitely. […]

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SEPTA: Regional Rail Delays May Be Worse Wednesday

SEPTA General Manager Jeff Knueppel said at a press conference on Tuesday that some Regional Rail commuters experienced delays today after the agency took 120 cars […]

SEPTA Interim Weekday Schedule
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Here Are the Details on SEPTA’s Service Modifications

Yesterday, SEPTA announced that Regional Rail service will operate on a modified Saturday schedule starting tomorrow (July 5th). Today, Assistant General Manager for Operations Ron Hopkins described […]