NJ: PATCO May Scrap, Replace Some Escalators
After months of trying to fix broken escalators at commuter train stations in Center City and South Jersey, PATCO may demolish and replace some of the equipment. That process could take nine months or more. PATCO riders have been dealing with broken escalators and elevators since July, when transit agency officials let a maintenance contract lapse. An emergency plea to SEPTA for help, apologies from the PATCO board, and a new maintenance contract have brought only marginal relief to...