NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Trains with open space rather than doors between cars, dedicated busways, and new “smart chip” systems to replace the current MetroCard system were among the ideas floated in a recent report outlining the needs of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in the 20 years to come.
NEW YORK - DECEMBER 17: Passengers ride the Z subway December 17, 2009 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority board approved 2010 budget cuts including ending service on the W and Z subway lines and possibly eliminating free rides for city children to public schools. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)Passengers ride the Z subway December 17, 2009 in Brooklyn. (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)