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Traffic delays and detours mark travel on first day of DNC

Jul 26, 2016 - Philadelphia Inquirer

The first day of the Democratic National Convention saw travelers by car, train, and bus delayed.

Officials at transportation agencies said it was likely that traffic jams, bus detours, and unexpected disruptions would continue to be part of getting around Philadelphia until the donkeys leave town.

The first troubles came on I-95 during the morning commute. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation had initially planned to keep all lanes open to passenger vehicles, but over th...