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    • Joe Casey, flanked by Sen. Bob Casey and FTA Admin Rogoff

Exit Interview: Outgoing SEPTA GM Joe Casey

After 34 years at SEPTA, the last (nearly) eight as General Manager, Joe Casey officially retired on September 30th. Not that he’s going anywhere far: Casey is just moving down the…

    • Sen. Bob Casey (from left), union president John Johnson, Casey and Rogoff tour City Hall.

Exit Interview: Outgoing SEPTA GM Joe Casey (Long Version)

After 34 years at SEPTA, the last (nearly) eight as General Manager, Joe Casey officially retired on September 30th. Not that he’s going anywhere far: Casey is just moving down the…

    • New SEPTA GM Jeff Knueppel sports a Joe Casey button

SEPTA names Jeffrey Knueppel General Manager to succeed retiring Joe Casey

Cursing. Shouting. Snoring. Lots of complaining. Those are all common sounds at SEPTA board meetings. Until today, though, never a grown man trying not to cry. That was pretty exceptional. But,…

    • Electric Morning | Steve Ives, EOTS Flickr Group

August 20: Target for 12th and Chestnut | SEPTA GM retiring | Ride like it's 1999 | Comcast passes over Philly | Barbers and voting | Ciao Chase

Welcome to Thursday, Philly. Here’s what we’re reading: Target has confirmed it will open at 12th and Chestnut in summer 2016. The new TargetExpress, the smaller downtown version of the big…

    • Finnegan's Wake

September 23: Tom Wolf on cities | Cigarette tax passes House | Philly rents flat | Uber introduces wheelchair-accessible vehicles

The two candidates for Pennsylvania governor sparred last night in the first debate of the general election. For some reason land use has failed to heat up as a major campaign…

    • Center City transit concourse

SEPTA to improve user experience in Center City’s underground concourses

If you have ever cursed SEPTA while enduring a smelly Center City station that included suspect puddles which leaked through the walls even though it wasn’t raining, chances are you should…

    • Corner property, Photo by Phillytrax
    • Holmesburg Junction Station in December 2011. Photo/Shannon McDonald

Legislators want transportation funding for Holmesburg Junction

Holmesburg Junction Station in December 2011. Photo/Shannon McDonald For many who take the train every day, Holmesburg Junction is their first (and sometimes only) glimpse at the neighborhood. The aging train…

    • Joe Casey (far left) at Silverliner V unveiling

Casey criticizes SEPTA unions at CAC session

May 26, 2010 By Anthony CampisiFor PlanPhillySEPTA general manager Joe Casey dropped by a meeting of the Citizen Advisory Committee Tuesday night to talk about state and regional transportation…

    • SVMETRO: Silverliner V

Checking out Joe Casey's balancing act

Jan. 25 By Anthony CampisiFor PlanPhilly Joe Casey takes a concrete approach to management.As the SEPTA general manager tasked with turning an often-ridiculed and chronically underfunded agency into a…

    • SEPTA Watch blog posting

This blogger has transit in his sights

July 27 By Anthony CampisiFor PlanPhilly      While watching the trolleys go by from a porch outside a West Philadelphia café, Michael Froehlich wonders aloud why he started writing about…

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