System-Wide LIRR Service To Be Restored For Morning RushThe LIRR now says service is resuming on the Oyster Bay, Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma, Huntington, Babylon and Greenport branches.
MTA Spokesperson: East Side Access Project Stalled By AmtrakAn MTA spokesperson said the delay is because Amtrack, which shares the rail junction, has not provided the necessary employees.
NYC Struggling With Apparent Homeless Encampments In Herald Square Transit CorridorLast week, CBS2 found a homeless hot spot in the corridor that links the 34th Street subway station to the PATH station.
Despite Overhaul Bronx Subway Station Poses Challenges To Wheelchair Bound RidersThe MTA recently updated a Bronx subway station to help disabled commuters. The project was part of a multi-million dollar overhaul.
London Writer Goes Viral With Column Slamming New York City SubwayA writer from London was making waves in New York Wednesday, after she penned a column slamming the New York City subway system as a “dystopia.”
Cuomo: Strike Averted As Deal Reached Between MTA, LIRR UnionsThere was handshaking and back-patting all around on Thursday, after Gov. Andrew Cuomo helped broker a deal between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Long Island Rail Road unions to avoid a potentially crippling strike.
MTA, LIRR Unions End Another Day Of Talks 4 Days Before Potential StrikeWith a Long Island Rail Road strike potentially set to start on Sunday, the unions and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority returned to the bargaining table Wednesday and talked for several hours without reaching a deal.
Congress Will Not Intervene In Contract Dispute To Prevent LIRR StrikeLawmakers said they have no plans to get involved with the contract dispute and urged the MTA and the unions to return to the bargaining table.
MTA, LIRR Union Contract Talks Stall As Potential Strike Date NearsMTA Chairman Tom Prendergast will travel to Washington on Wednesday to ask Congress what its intentions are if an agreement is not reached by the July 20 deadline.
Contract Talks Between MTA, LIRR Unions End With No CompromiseCommuters are bracing for the worst after the latest round of contract talks between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Long Island Rail Road union workers ended with no compromise in sight.
Report: MTA Security Upgrade Delayed Until 2017The Metropolitan Transportation Authority's post-Sept. 11 system-wide security upgrades will take until 2017, nine years longer, partly because of damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Rail That Failed At Subway Derailment Site Was Installed ElsewhereMetropolitan Transportation Authority investigators have been zeroing in on a recently-installed rail as the cause of a derailment on the F Train last week, and have been trying to determine whether other rails have the same defects.