SEPTA Cleaning Blitz Continues This Weekend

SEPTA Cleaning Blitz Continues This Weekend

Following several successful station cleaning and maintenance blitzes in recent months, SEPTA will continue the initiative this weekend (August 13, 14, 15) for a cleaning blitz at Erie-Torresdale Station on the Market-Frankford Line. To access the Market-Frankford Line while this station is closed customers are asked to use the Church Street or Tioga Stations.

Erie-Torresdale Station will close at 8 pm. This Friday and open the following day at 5 am throughout the weekend. Efforts will focus on cleaning efforts like power washing and the removal of litter, debris, and graffiti.

Following the Erie-Torresdale cleaning will be 60th Street Station (Market-Frankford Line) August 27, 28 and 29.

During the closures, customers can find alternate service at neighboring stations on the Market-Frankford or on nearby bus routes. More information can be found here:

SEPTA has been doing these station blitzes on the Market-Frankford and Broad Street Lines over the last several months. In addition to Erie-Torresdale Station this weekend, crews have been dispatched to Huntington, Somerset, Allegheny, 8th Street, 11th, 13th Street, 46th Street, and Tioga Stations on the Market-Frankford Line. Work has also been performed at the North Philadelphia, Lombard-South and Snyder Stations on the Broad Street Line.

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