New Tappan Zee Bridge To Open To Traffic In AugustConstruction started about four years ago, but talk of a replacement started about 20 years ago.
Gov. Cuomo Asks Business Leaders To Help Improve Subway SystemGov. Andrew Cuomo is appealing to business leaders to help improve the subway system.
Cuomo In DC To Discuss NYC Transit Issues With US Transportation ChiefIn a statement, the governor said Wednesday's meeting would focus on long-delayed plans to build a new Hudson River tunnel to relieve congestion on busy rail lines
Cuomo Orders Study Of ‘Textalyzer’ Device; Would Tell Police If Drivers In Crashes Were On PhonesPrivacy and civil liberties groups already have questioned whether the technology's use would violate personal privacy, noting that police often must obtain search warrants before looking at a person's phone.
MTA Chairman Joe Lhota Calls On State & City To Split Cost Of Fixing Subway SystemThe chairman unveiled his 30-day action plan to stabilize and improve service, as well as lay the foundation to modernize the system.
Cuomo, De Blasio Continue To Point Fingers Over Who Should Pay For Subway FixBoth traded barbs this week about the city’s failing subway system and, more importantly, who should foot the bill.
Gov. Cuomo To Give Speech On Future Of LIRR SystemGov. Andrew Cuomo will deliver a speech Wednesday on the future of the Long Island Rail Road.
Cuomo Declares State Of Emergency For MTA, Calls Transit System's State Of Decline 'Unacceptable'The governor made the announcement Thursday at the Genius Transit Challenge Conference, an international competition with a $1 million prize to come up with solutions to improve the transit system's reliability.
Lawmakers OK 2-Year Extension Of Mayoral Control Of NYC SchoolsThe Senate passed the legislation Thursday afternoon, about 12 hours after the Assembly.
State Lawmakers To Reconvene To Try Again On Mayoral Control Of NYC SchoolsLess than a week after they ended their regular session, state lawmakers are returning to Albany to try again when it comes to extending mayoral control of schools in New York City.
Cuomo Calls For Special Session Of Legislature Over Mayoral Control Of NYC SchoolsLast week, the governor said it was a "dereliction of duty" for lawmakers to end their 2017 session without a deal to extend mayoral control of city schools.
Cuomo's Quest To Rename Tappan Zee Bridge After His Dad Angers Family Of Current NamesakeThere is controversy and pushback over Gov. Andrew Cuomo's sudden decision to try to rename the Tappan Zee Bridge for his dad.