He's Back: Joe Lhota Returns To MTA Chairman PostState lawmakers have confirmed Gov. Andrew Cuomo's nomination of former New York City mayoral candidate Joseph Lhota as the next leader of the troubled Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
De Blasio: There Is Argument For City Taking Over MTAMayor Bill de Blasio had a surprising suggestion Thursday after yet another day of subway delays.
Another Day Of Subway Delays As Report Says MTA Is Years Behind On Signal UpgradesOn a day when riders on at least seven subway lines experienced delays due to “signal problems,” a new report blames the Metropolitan Transportation Authority for the massive delays and cost overruns.
De Blasio: City Will Lead Effort To Fix Struggling Subways If State Does NotDeteriorating subway service has opened up a new area of discord between Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
New MTA Button Campaign Urges Riders To Give Up Seats For Those Who Need ThemThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority has launched a new button campaign urging customers to move their feet and give up their seats for pregnant riders, seniors, and those with disabilities.
Multiple Subway Lines Delayed Through Afternoon, EveningSeveral subway lines were hit significant delays Sunday afternoon and evening.
Lawmakers, Advocates Claim Cuomo Is Planning To Cut MTA BudgetSixty-five lawmakers and a transit group were demanding Monday that Gov. Andrew Cuomo find a way to replace $65 million that he plans to cut from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority budget.
MTA Fare Hikes Will Come Amid Worse Subway Service, Many Straphangers SayMetropolitan Transportation Authority fare hikes will go into effect in a matter of weeks -- but as commuters pay more, many said they are getting much less service.
MTA Orders Expanded Screening For Sleep ApneaThe MTA is going farther than any transit agency in the country, ordering sleep apnea screenings for every commuter train and subway operator as well as every bus driver.
MTA Expected To Vote For Another Fare Hike For Trains, Buses, Bridges, TunnelsNew York commuters should get ready for a fasten-your-seatbelts moment, because anything run by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority – buses, subways, trains and bridges – is about to cost more.
MTA Chairman Prendergast To Retire Early This YearMetropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Tom Prendergast will retire during the early part of this year.
Police Release Sketch Of Man Connected To Assault Of Muslim MTA EmployeeThe assault took place Monday morning as the victim was heading to work on the 7 train and comes on the same day Mayor Bill de Blasio decried the alleged weekend harassment of a Muslim NYPD officer.