Progressive Railroading



RAIL EMPLOYMENT

Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry


All fields are required.





Rail News Home Rail Industry Trends

4/8/2008



Rail News: Rail Industry Trends

SEPTA to tighten system security


Yesterday, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) announced it’s implementing a series of new security measures.

The authority will increase SEPTA Transit Police Department patrols and conduct a board review to permanently increase the size of its 248-member police force. In addition, the agency plans to advance its “Smart Stations” project, which calls for adding surveillance cameras and emergency telephones, improving emergency lighting, and expanding alarm systems at the Market-Frankford, Broad Street Subway and Subway/Surface Line stations.


Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.

More News from 4/8/2008