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SEPTA Helps Stop Hunger


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July 27, 2016
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SEPTA Riders & Employees Donate 33,500 Meals to Philabundance

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We've Nominated 5 Ways For You to Enjoy the DNC This Week


July 20, 2016
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While the Democrats are nominating a Presidential candidate, we've nominated 5 ways for you to hop on SEPTA and go have some political-themed fun.

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Route of the Week - Proterra Electric Bus


7/24/2016 - 7/31/2016

July 21, 2016
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The newest addition to SEPTA’s fleet will begin traveling on Routes 29 and 79 in South Philadelphia in 2017

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Coming to Philadelphia and the DNC - the Electric Bus!


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July 19, 2016
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Step right up! Take a ride on the Proterra Catalyst®, emission-free, American-made electric bus! 

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SEPTA & The DNC


July 20, 2016
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SEPTA readies for the DNC

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Pokémon GO-ing Around Philadelphia


July 18, 2016
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If you’re one of the 10 million people who’ve downloaded Pokémon GO and you live in Philadelphia, then you’re in luck.

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Route of the Week - 30


7/18/2016 -7/24/2016

July 18, 2016
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The Route 30 began as streetcar line in the early 1900s.

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SEPTA to Add More Regional Rail Cars & Service


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July 15, 2016
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Starting Monday, July 18, SEPTA will adjust Regional Rail schedules

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[Mini] Trolley Tunnel Blitz


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July 15, 2016
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SEPTA's Center City trolley tunnel to be closed this weekend

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Xfinity WiFi Hotspots Open for SEPTA Rail Commuters


July 12, 2016
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Comcast has opened free access to more than 150 Xfinity WiFi hotspots

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Route of the Week - 45


7/11/2016 - 7/17/2016

July 11, 2016
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Route of the Week - 45

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Schedule Updates for the SEPTA Mobile Apps


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July 11, 2016
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How to update your SEPTA App

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New Regional Rail Interim Weekday Schedule


SEPTA News

July 8, 2016
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More trains, more seats added beginning Monday, July 11

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Regional Rail TrailPass Refund Options


July 6, 2016
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SEPTA Announces Refund for Regional Rail TrailPasses

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Route of the Week - 56


7/4/2016 - 7/10/2016

July 5, 2016
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Route of the Week - 56 

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SEPTA Unveils 5th Street/Independence Hall Station


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June 30, 2016
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Transit Gateway to America’s Most Historic Square Mile Gets a New Name

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SEPTA to NJ Transit to the Shore


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July 1, 2016
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Did you know you can get to the shore and back from Philadelphia or South Jersey without a car, for $30? 

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SEPTA Adds Service for July 4th Celebration on the Parkway


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June 29, 2016
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Extra Trips to Accommodate Holiday Revelers

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Route of the Week - 33


6/27/2016 - 7/3/2016

June 27, 2016
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Route of the Week - 33

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Tourist in your Hometown


ISEPTAPHILLY

June 23, 2016
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Be a tourist in your hometown. Plot out a Philly adventure and let SEPTA connect your dots. 

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SEPTA Trolley Tunnel to Close for Trolley Tunnel Blitz


SEPTA Operations

June 21, 2016
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Maintenance and Construction Work to Take Place July 8 through July 18

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Route of the Week - 42


6/20/2016 - 6/26/2016

June 20, 2016
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Route of the Week - 42

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SEPTA Summer Transit Schedules Go Into Effect June 19, 2016


New Schedules

June 14, 2016
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New schedules for SEPTA’s City, Suburban, and Victory Transit divisions go into effect beginning Sunday, June 19 and Monday, June 20, 2016.

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Route of the Week - 12


6/13/2016 - 6/19/2016

June 13, 2016
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Route of the Week - 12 

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SEPTA Key to Launch for ‘Early Adopters’ on Monday, June 13


SEPTA Key

June 10, 2016
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Up to 10,000 Contactless Cards Available for Travel on Subways, Buses & Trolleys; All Existing Fare Instruments Will Remain Available for Purchase & Use Through This Testing Phase

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Route of the Week - 9


6/6/2016 - 6/12/2016

June 6, 2016
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Route of the Week - 9

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@SEPTAPHILLY Instagram Named 9th Transportation Account in the Country


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June 1, 2016
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Yours truly, ISEPTAPHILLY, was named the 9th best transportation related Instagram account in the country by Wired.

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Stop Hunger at Your Station with Philabundance


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June 1, 2016
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Last year your generosity made a difference fighting hunger in the region

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Track Renewal Project Scheduled along SEPTA’s Route 15 Trolley


SEPTA Media Relations

May 31, 2016
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Work to take place June 5 - September 3, 2016

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Route of the Week - 66


5/30/2016 - 6/5/2016

May 31, 2016
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Route of the Week - 66

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Summer in the City


ISEPTAPHILLY

May 27, 2016
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The summer-weekend-exodus from Philly begins this Memorial Day Weekend. But the beach-goers are missing out, because summer in the city is always a good one. 

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SEPTA and Uber Announce Transit Partnership


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May 25, 2016
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Pilot Program Aims to Increase Transportation Access Throughout the Region

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SEPTA Pass Perks Alert! New Perks!


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May 24, 2016
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We love rewarding our most loyal customers with Perks to their favorite places, and we have a few new Pass Perks Partners to share with our riders. 

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Route of the Week - K


5/23/2016 - 5/29/2016

May 23, 2016
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Route of the Week - K

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Media/Elwyn Memorial Day Weekend Shuttle Bus Substitution


Rebuilding the System

May 18, 2016
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As part of the Rebuilding the System Program

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Clean Air Council and SEPTA Partner for National Bike to Work Day 2016


Clean Air Council

May 16, 2016
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Clean Air Council and SEPTA are coming together to celebrate bike commuters

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Route of the Week - Norristown High Speed Line


5/16/2016 - 5/22/2016

May 16, 2016
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Route of the Week - Norristown High Speed Line

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Crum Creek Viaduct Replacement Project


Rebuilding the System

May 13, 2016
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Beginning Saturday, June 18, SEPTA will shuttle bus customers between Elwyn and Swarthmore Stations

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Date While You Wait


ISEPTAPHILLY

May 9, 2016
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Add conversation to your commute this Friday, May 13th at the University City Regional Rail Station - and Date While You Wait! 

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Route of the Week - 113


5/9/2016 - 5/15/2016

May 9, 2016
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Route of the Week - 113

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Get the Latest on SEPTA Key


Are You an Early Adopter?

May 6, 2016
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The transition to SEPTA Key is a positive step but it will be a big change.

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Route of the Week - 13


5/2/2016 - 5/8/2016

May 2, 2016
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Route of the Week - 13 

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Orange Line Goes Green


ISEPTAPHILLY

April 25, 2016
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What Makes an Orange Line Go Green?

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Route of the Week - 50


4/25/16 - 5/1/2016

April 25, 2016
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Route of the Week - 50

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Tracks are for Trains, Not Photo Shoots


SEPTA Media Relations

April 21, 2016
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SEPTA Reminds Public Trespassing on Tracks is Illegal and a Potentially Fatal Decision

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SEPTA Receives Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence


SEPTA Media Relations

April 20, 2016
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Prestigious Honor Recognizes Cutting-Edge Program to Capture, Store and Reuse Energy Generated by Braking Trains

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Route of the Week - 310


4/18/2016 - 4/24/2016

April 17, 2016
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Route of the Week - 310

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Route of the Week - 10


4/11/16 - 4/17/16

April 9, 2016
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Route of the Week - 10

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Raced the Bus, and the Runners Won!


ISEPTAPHILLY

April 7, 2016
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Yesterday, a few courageous runners raced the Route 17 Bus along its regular route at rush hour, seeing if they could beat the commute...

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ISEPTAPHILLY Emoji, Heading Your Way!


ISEPTAPHILLY

March 24, 2016
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Your Philadelphia (and ISEPTAPHILLY) emojis have arrived! 

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Route of the Week - 129


4/4/16 - 4/10/16

April 4, 2016
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Route of the Week - 129

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Race the [17] Bus!


ISEPTAPHILLY

March 29, 2016
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Are you ready to Race the Bus again? 

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Route of the Week - 3


3/28/16 - 4/3/16

March 28, 2016
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Route of the Week - 3 

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Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Service Plan Public Open House Meetings


Service Planning

March 24, 2016
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SEPTA's Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Service Plan

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Sweet Stories of Your Favorite SEPTA Operators


ISEPTAPHILLY

March 21, 2016
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Thank you to all of our riders who participated in Transit Driver Appreciation Day

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Route of the Week - 102


3/21/16 - 3/28/16

March 21, 2016
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The Route of the Week - 102

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April 2016 Regional Rail Schedules


SEPTA Service Planning

March 18, 2016
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New Regional Rail Schedules Coming April 10.

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Route of the Week - 104


3/14/16 - 3/20/16

March 14, 2016
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The Route of the Week - 104 

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Transit Driver Appreciation Day


ISEPTAPHILLY

March 14, 2016
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Give thanks to your SEPTA Operators on Transit Driver Appreciation Day. 

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Market-Frankford & Broad Street Line All Night Weekend Service


SEPTA Operations

March 11, 2016
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For those [very] late nights.

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Route of the Week - XH


3/7/16 - 3/13/16

March 9, 2016
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The Route of the Week - XH

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Do You Know What to Do in the Event of an Emergency?


SEPTA System Safety

March 4, 2016
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Safety Tips

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Route of the Week - Broad Street Line


2/29/16 - 3/6/16

March 1, 2016
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The Route of the Week - Broad Street Line 

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Do You Have a Public Transportation Story to Share from a Different City?


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 29, 2016
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What's your Public Transportation Story?

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Weekend What's Happening


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 26, 2016
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So much to do, so many ways to get there on SEPTA.

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Next Stop: Perks Galore.


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 23, 2016
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Check out some of our current exciting Pass Perks. The list is growing everyday! 

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Route of the Week - Route 5


2/21/16 - 2/27/16

February 22, 2016
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The Route of the Week - 5

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All About That Love


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 22, 2016
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Feel the Love.

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Positive Train Control - April Update


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February 22, 2016
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Positive Train Control - March Update

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Spring 2016 Schedule Changes


SEPTA Media Relations

February 18, 2016
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Spring 2016 Schedule Changes

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Route of the Week - Route 53


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 16, 2016
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The Route of the Week - 53

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Extended Route 53 Service


SEPTA Service Planning

February 16, 2016
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As a part of our continuous efforts to enhance transit accessibility, SEPTA will introduce a route extension and alternate end of line destination for Route 53 service, effective with the new timetable, Sunday, February 21, 2016. 

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2016 Philadelphia Flower Show


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 10, 2016
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Philadelphia Flower Show

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Route of the Week - Route 65


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 9, 2016
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The Route of the Week - 65

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National Haiku Writing Month


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 3, 2016
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Your SEPTA Haiku? 

What does SEPTA show

you? Tracks or bus or high speed

lines. Share your story. 

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Route of the Week - Route 17


ISEPTAPHILLY

February 2, 2016
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The Route of the Week - 17 

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SEPTA Celebrates New West Terminal at 69th Street Transportation Center


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February 2, 2016
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Ribbon Cutting Marks Completion of Federal-and State-Funded Improvements Project

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Black History Month Celebrations around Philadelphia


January 26, 2016
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There are countless ways to celebrate Black History in Philadelphia. Get there on SEPTA.

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2016 Philadelphia Auto Show


January 26, 2016
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Your 2016 Philadelphia Auto Show SEPTA guide! 

 

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Route of the Week - Market-Frankford Line


ISEPTAPHILLY

January 29, 2016
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The Route of the Week - Market-Frankford Line 

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SEPTA Key News


January 22, 2016
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Car-Free in Philadelphia, Our Story


by Katy and Erik Johanson

January 21, 2016
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When we got married in 2012, common advice from friends and family was financial transparency. Too many marriages are strained by uncontrolled spending, they reasoned. Just keep tabs on it and we’d be fine...

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Route of the Week - Route 32


ISEPTAPHILLY

January 21, 2016
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The Route of the Week - Route 32

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Transportation Funding a Win for All


by Heather Redfern

January 21, 2016

The FAST Act, passed by Congress on Dec 3, will provide essential, long-term federal funding for critical transportation needs — $305 billion over five years.

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SEPTA Claus Brings Gifts of the Future


by Gabriella Schrier

January 21, 2016
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As we’ve moved into the New Year, we used the last month of 2015 to ask our riders, What do you want from SEPTA Claus? 

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Will Brake for Batteries


by Manuel Smith

January 21, 2016

SEPTA, Constellation, and Viridity Energy are announcing plans to install an 8.75-megawatt battery storage network that will capture and reuse energy generated by braking subway cars.

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