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March 23, 2017

Track Work To Disrupt Paoli-Thorndale SEPTA Schedule Starting Friday
(Patch.com)

SEPTA approves contract for new rail cars
(Philly.com)

CRRC poised for Philadelphia deal
(ChinaDaily.com.cn)

The deficient blueprint in Trump’s infrastructure plan abandons the very people who got him elected
(Rare.us)

March 22, 2017

Amtrak and ‘Boss Baby’ Movie Partner to Reduce Children’s Fares
(TravelPulse.com)

March 21, 2017

FOX 29 Investigates: SEPTA ‘Crew Shortages’ & Canceled Trains
(FOX29.com)

Mass.-based company with Chinese backing beats local group for SEPTA car contract
(Philly.com)

The way SEPTA buys equipment is sluggish and outdated, but fixing it means compromise
(PlanPhilly.com)

Amtrak Crews Beginning Work In Paoli Thursday: Tredyffrin Township
(Patch.com)

With WSJ Skewering NJ Transit, a Gov. Murphy Would Probably Clean House
(Observer.com)

March 20, 2017

New Petition Opposes SEPTA Transfer Fees
(Patch.com)

Amtrak, passenger rail advocacy groups respond to Trump’s budget plan
(Trains Magazine)

March 19, 2017

Police Looking To Identify 8 Individuals In Connection With SEPTA Fight
(CBS Philadelphia)

Commentary: Jobs in suburbs are inaccessible to city residents who lack transportation opportunities
(Philly.com)

March 18, 2017

SEPTA wants to know ‘how you roll’ in latest contest giveaway
(PhillyVoice.com)

March 17, 2017

SEPTA to pick Massachusetts-based company to build bilevel railcars over Hyundai Rotem in South Philly
(PlanPhilly.com)

SEPTA Proposes New Fare Hikes
(Philadelphia Magazine)

SEPTA proposes fare increases across the board, effective in July
(PhillyVoice.com)

Local winners and losers of Trump’s proposed budget
(Philly.com)

March 16, 2017

For Urban Transit, a Hostile Budget
(CityLab.com)

Proposal shifts air traffic control outside federal government, cuts funding for transit and Amtrak
(The Washington Post)

March 15, 2017

SEPTA back to normal schedule day after storm
(Delaware County Daily Times)

March 14, 2017

Amtrak to operate modified schedule on Wednesday
(FOX43.com)

PATCO rail work to resume in Westmont
(The Courier Post)

Mixed Bag For SEPTA Regional Rails During Winter Storm
(CBS Philadelphia)