Cuomo Demands Investigation After Con Ed Power Failure Causes Outages In Brooklyn, Snags SubwaysNew York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for an immediate investigation Sunday, after a Con Edison substation failure in Brooklyn led to outages across the borough and snagged the subway system.
De Blasio To Push For Tax On Wealthiest New Yorkers To Fund Subway FixThe proposal comes as the mayor and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, both Democrats, continued to squabble over responsibility for paying for repairs to the nation's largest transit system.
NYC Comptroller Releases Report On MTA Subway DelaysA new report released from the City Comptroller's Office Sunday shows New Yorkers are deeply dissatisfied with subway service.
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.