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Reminder: Gas Prices Are Going Up…Very Soon

Noted socialist Tom Corbett signed a big transportation funding bill late last year that, in order to fund infrastructure and public transportation (woo!). But to […]

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I’m Not a Bad Driver. I Just Don’t Drive the Same Way You Do.

America: What a country. A wonderful melting pot of races, ethnicities, religions, genders. More and more each day, it seems, we discover new differences between […]

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Your Average Commute Is Delayed 22% by Traffic Congestion

TomTom, the GPS that you used before iPhones turned into miniature Inspector Gadgets and did everything for you, puts out traffic congestion rankings, and its […]

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Don’t Run the Red Lights Near City Hall

ABC6 reports that the stop-light cameras on the south side of City Hall caught the most violators last year, issuing more than 22,000 tickets.

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Megabus Collides with School Bus on I-676, At Least Six Injured

A double-decker Megabus ran into a school bus and two other vehicles traveling on I-676 in Center City this morning, injuring at least six. The […]

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Delaware Uses Zombies to Promote Pedestrian Safety

NBC reports: The Office of Highway Safety joined forces with DelDOT and Delaware State Police to create the “Don’t Join the Walking Dead” pedestrian campaign. […]

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A Subway on the Boulevard? Keep Dreaming.

Rapid transit for the Northeast is once again a live issue. So, as the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission commences the umpteenth feasibility study of […]

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Ed Rendell: There’s An App For That

The next time you get stuck in traffic, Ed Rendell wants you to write an angry letter to your congressman—right then and there. Seriously. This […]

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Driving The Pennsylvania Turnpike Is About to Get More Expensive

Remember how we told you last week that Pennsylvania is the second-leading turnpike toll collector in all of North America? Remember how we told you […]

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UPDATED: Sunday’s Rainfall the Most Ever in Philadelphia

Here’s a little solace for those of you stuck in Shore traffic last night (or those of you with your cars flooded): You were part […]

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NJ, Pennsylvania Turnpikes Are Nation’s Leading Toll Collectors

If it seems like it’s really pricey to get from here to there around here, well, that’s because it is. Toll Roads News reports that […]

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Do Philly Drivers Honk Their Horns Too Much?

“Zenvolt,” a relatively new resident in Philadelphia, thinks so. Zenvolt posts to Reddit: Having moved to this city a few months ago, I can’t help […]

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It’s Hot. I Want My Car Back.

I say it every year, but this year I mean it: It’s too hot to live. Seriously, screw Philadelphia. I’m getting out of this insufferable […]

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Let’s Go Ahead and Ban Cars From Center City

As the Inquirer’s Karen Heller reported over the weekend, for a month this summer between the behemoth Welcome America and Made In America festivals, the […]

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Van Accident Injures 13 People in Northeast Philly

CBS Philly reports: “Police confirm at least 13 people were injured in a two vehicle crash in Northeast Philadelphia Wednesday morning. Authorities say a 15 passenger […]