News, rumors, and other information on the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
Friday, November 15, 2002
LUCY LOOP CHANGES The Loop through University City (LUCY/Route 316) is being restructured to offer more service in the University City area. Green Loop service will operate via Market St, 40 St, Spruce St, the Civic Center area, and 33 St, starting at 30 St Station at 6:10am until 7:30pm; Gold Loop service will operate via Market, 34 St, the Civic Center area, 38 St, Walnut, 42 St, Chestnut, 39 St, and Market St between 7:00am and 7:18pm; the Mid-Day Express will operate via Market, 38 St, Spruce, 33 St, Walnut, and 36 St between 9:20am and 3:55pm. These changes will take effect on Monday.
RED ARROW UPDATE The union representing Red Arrow operators are expected to approve a plan that would change the reporting procedure for operators, as noted last week at this site. The other rumor that's starting to fly around is that Red Arrow may lose some runs on the 108 and/or the 124/125 with the next picking in February.