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Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To reduce commute times to University City and Center City by as much as 30 minutes each day.

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Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To connect employers to a broader pool of employees, and give residents easier access to jobs along the route.

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Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To reduce up to 18M vehicle miles traveled annually, resulting in less congestion and reduced emissions.

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Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To generate 5,400-6,300 jobs (direct and indirect) during construction, and 1,000 jobs annually.

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Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To save commuters nearly $12,000 annually.

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Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To increase commercial real estate values, which in turn, increase tax revenues.

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What is King of Prussia Rail?

King of Prussia Rail is a proposed 5 mile extension of SEPTA’s existing Norristown High Speed Line (NHSL) that, when complete, will provide direct passenger rail service to the largest commercial and employment center in the suburban Philadelphia region:
King of Prussia.

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Watch SEPTA's 3D Rendering
SEPTA has released a new 3D rendering video of the proposed King of Prussia Rail Extension

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five NEW stations
The proposed project includes five station stops along First Avenue, Mall Boulevard and Henderson Road for easy access to work, shopping and entertainment.
Reduced congestion and pollution
With an average of over 130,000 people in the area every day, there is a need to provide alternative modes of transportation to ease traffic and congestion on area roadways.
Making Connections
King of Prussia Rail will give Upper Merion Township residents quicker and easier access to jobs, cultural activities and entertainment opportunities in University City, Center City and points along Philadelphia's Main Line.

King of Prussia Rail Coalition

The King of Prussia Rail Coalition seeks to garner regional support for the proposed extension of the existing Norristown High Speed Line into King of Prussia. The Coalition is represented by a diverse group from throughout the Philadelphia region and includes commercial property owners, elected officials, residents, employees, visitors, regional economic development and job growth agencies, chambers of commerce and more.
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I would love to have the convenience of riding the train and save on gas. Also, in turn reducing carbon emission.

Ajay G.

As a King of Prussia businessman for over 30 years, I see and experience the traffic congestion on the Route 422 corridor. The proposed rail link would be very helpful.

Robert Snyder • Robert Snyder Law

We support the effort to connect this part of the region to the transportation hubs and allow greater access while at the same time reducing congestion.

Douglas Carney • Senior Vice President, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Home owner in the KOP area. It’s a no brainer to get this approved. Will increase foot traffic which will make business’s thrive along with making the area more desirable to live in.

Todd G.

As someone who lived around King of Prussia for most of my adolescent and adult life, and who has based all my housing decisions around public transportation availability, I would find it hard to overstate the importance of rail access to the King of Prussia mall area. I feel that it would be extremely beneficial economically, and would contribute to making the township more of a town and less of a transient site of commerce.

Julia M.

I travel from south Philadelphia to King of Prussia 5 days out of the week, this would help big time!

Julia F.