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Alle-Kiski Tuesday take: Some green from Philly's red lights

| Monday, March 5, 2018, 9:00 p.m.

It's an interesting twist that fines for red-light violations at 30 intersections in Philadelphia will pay for $11.5 million in traffic-signal upgrades statewide, including three projects in the Alle-Kiski municipalities of Springdale, Verona and Allegheny Township. There have always been (and will always be) certain rivalries between the erstwhile Steel City region and the City of Brotherly Love. But in this case we're sure our local communities appreciate the “love” provided by Philly's fined traffic violators.

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