Youth Insights

Thoughts about transit from inside the YAC.

SEPTAdventures: November 2015 Edition

As the weather turns bitter and finals approach, nothing seems more appropriate than to kick off SEPTAdventures with some soul-warming diner food. The Trolley Car Diner and Deli, my favorite Philly diner, is part of SEPTA Pass Perks. If you have a SEPTA independence...

YAC Report on Bi-Level Procurement

Consistent with the YAC’s efforts to represent youth to the executive leadership of SEPTA, the following document was submitted regarding SEPTA’s upcoming Bi-Level Railcar procurement. Click to Download the Full PDF – SEPTA Bi-Level Procurement Commentary    ...

YAC members participate in #DareToUnderstand campaign

At the April YAC Plenary Meeting, several members of the council felt moved to participate in the #DareToUnderstand campaign. The #DareToUnderstand campaign was created by the Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia in the wake of a federal court ruling ordering...

YAC Rides SEPTA – Progress Update

For such a small group with many external duties, we are pleased to announce our latest progress with respect to the YAC Rides SEPTA campaign. Collectively, the YAC has made incredible strides in our quest to ride the entire SEPTA System. Together, this amounts to...