Bob Kelly Bio, Age, Fox 29, Wife, Height, Children and Net Worth

Who is Bob Kelly?

Bob Kelly is an American  Reporter working for Fox 29 News where he joined in October 2014 as the traffic reporter for Good Day Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade for more than 15 years.

Bob Kelly
Bob Kelly

Detailed Bob Kelly Biography

Bob began his career as a radio disc jockey, working with Jerry Blavat, The Geator. He worked up and down the dial at Philly’s hottest radio stations until traffic became news and he joined KYW News Radio with Traffic on the 2s.

Through the years, the Emmy Award-winning Traffic Anchor has entertained sports fans on the Jumbotron at the Eagles, Flyers and Sixers games, and with his popular segment “Tailgate Takeover,” before Eagles games.

 On Mondays, Bob hosts a segment called “Town Takeover,” where he heads to a Philadelphia neighborhood or South Jersey suburb to get to know a community, and during the holidays, viewers look forward to “A Very Kelly Christmas,” Kelly’s tour of the lavishly decorated homes of Northeast Philadelphia.  

When he’s not working on a segment, he still loves the unpredictable nature of traffic reporting, which forces him to think on his feet.

Better to be patient in traffic, he says, than to get yourself lost. That’s not to say, Kelly admits, that he always practices what he preaches.  

Bob Kelly KYW Radio

Bob joined KYW Radio’s News on the 2s, where he quickly became a fan favorite thanks to his lifestyle and catchphrases. Soon, he was reporting the traffic on eight popular stations during rush hour. In 2001, CBS 3 came calling.

Bob Kelly Fox29

In October 2014 Bob joined the FOX 29 News team as the traffic reporter for “Good Day Philadelphia.”  While in that role he also hosts the regular morning segments “Kelly’s Classroom,” “Breakfast with Bob,” and “Town Takeover,” all of which take him out into the community to connect with “Good Day Philadelphia” viewers.  He’s also co-hosted the Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade for more than 15 years.

Prior to joining FOX 29, Bob was the Traffic Anchor for 13 years at CBS 3 in Philadelphia.  He became the first Philadelphia traffic anchor to do his reports in front of the green screen.  Animated and fun to watch with his highly popular phrases like Jammo, Two Jelly Donut Delay, and the Conshy Curve.  He is now referred to by so many as “The Dean of Traffic.”

What is Bob Kelly Age?

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Who’re Bob Kelly Family Members?

Growing up in Northeast Philadelphia A Northeast Philadelphia native, Bob knows all the neighborhoods, the landmarks, and the best place to get a great jelly donut.  A graduate of North Catholic High School and Temple University, he is a local guy through and through. He has never mentioned anything regarding his parents and siblings.

Who’re Bob Kelly Children?

He is a father of 6 children.

Who’s Bob Kelly Wife?

Bob lives with his wife Carrie Kelly a Child Life Specialist and six children in a suburb of Philadelphia. Although Bob is the self-proclaimed king of the little-known shortcut, he says he tells his kids to just stay on the major roads.

What is Bob Kelly Net Worth 2020?

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