On Sat., July 2, SEPTA abruptly sidelined 120 of its Silverliner V passenger cars due to a “significant structural defect” after staffers noticed they were “leaning.”
The new schedule will drop Sunday
When Hyundai Rotem won SEPTA’s contract a decade ago, it offered the lowest price of three competitors and the worst technical score.
The ride-sharing service is investing $2.5 million to entice more drivers to high-demand areas, particularly those affected by SEPTA’s Regional Rail crisis.
The Denver RTD employs 60 of the railcars, and all of them are still in service, with no plans to pull them out.
Uber responded to a transportation crisis in Washington D.C. by expanding its UberPOOL coverage and investing $10 million.
Cracks in the trains found last week means the popular commuter service will be short likely through August.
“The future of SEPTA” has been plagued by shoddy work and multimillion-dollar delays.