SEPTA Metro: New plan to rename trolleys, subways and elevated rail lines

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA has publicly unveiled a plan to rename its rail lines to make them easier to navigate. The proposal renames its trolleys, subways and elevated trains the “SEPTA Metro.”

The proposed wayfinding system gives SEPTA’s rail transit lines single-letter names with color-coded sign.

The Broad Street Line would become the “B” Line. The Market-Frankford Line, not surprisingly, would be named the “L” Line.

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