Rep. Fattah Announces $5 Million SEPTA Grant for North Philadelphia

Oct 12, 2011, 18:12 ET from Office of Congressman Fattah

WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA-02) announced today that SEPTA will receive a $5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to rehabilitate the historic bus facility at N. 33rd and Dauphin Streets in North Philadelphia.


SEPTA will use the federal funds to restore the 110-year-old facility and make other improvements for accessibility, landscaping, and the installation of new bike racks.  The renovation of this public transportation hub will help revitalize the Strawberry Mansion community and leverage public private partnerships.

SOURCE Office of Congressman Fattah