Ahead of Convention, SEPTA To Undertake “Targeted Heavy Maintenance” & Beautification

 

Watch the closing doors | Photo: Bradley Maule

Watch the closing doors | Photo: Bradley Maule

  • Buzz Bissinger supplies Politico’s national readership with a frank listing of dos-and-don’ts for next summer’s visiting conventioneers. “DO,” he says, “wander the city, in particular the tiny alleyway streets that contain some of the most marvelous rowhouse residences in the country. Be happy that you are not in New York, which has torn down everything historic, or Columbus, which of course has nothing historic.”
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