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#1 Andrew


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Posted 01 January 2018 - 02:09 PM

In the likely event that Amazon picks Philadelphia to build it's HQ2--along with it's 50,000 jobs--what would this mean for Septa's Capital Plan and the proposed Broad Street Subway Extension? 

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Posted 01 January 2018 - 05:02 PM

Nothing at all. 50k jobs are not actually that big a deal for a large city like Philly.
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Posted 10 January 2018 - 07:50 PM

Depending on where they put the HQ, if it's in the old naval yards, Philly has proposed a one stop extension to the south for the Broad Street Line. Otherwise, there will probably be little to no effect.

If I won the lottery, I'd probably build a passenger from nowhere to nowhere.

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