Commuter Alert: Bridge Construction In Westbury Causes Headaches For Long Island Rail Road RidersThe installation of a new bridge in Westbury is causing the service disruptions on all LIRR lines through the weekend.
Commuter Alert: Weekend LIRR & AirTrain Service DisruptionsMaintenance work will affect AirTrain service at Newark and JFK airports.
MTA To Launch Campaign Aimed At Curbing 'Manspreading' On Public TransitSitting on a crowded subway can be a lesson in sharing. Each person is allotted 17.5 inches -- the width of an average seat. But for some, that's simply not enough.
State Unveils Winter Operations Plan For NYC Buses, SubwaysAs the Tri-State Area sank into wintry conditions, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced that the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has activated its winter operations plan.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Tweaks Operations For Smoother CommutingAmong the tweaks, Port Authority officers are now managing traffic at the Lincoln Tunnel during peak driving hours, so buses are no longer being diverted into a long line along Tenth Avenue.
West 58th Street Residents Fuming After Street Shuts Down Through US OpenResidents of 58th Street just south of Central Park were crying "foul" this week over the decision to close their street for the entire length of the US Open.
Despite Contingency Plan Riders Fear Messy Commute If Strike Halts LIRR ServiceThere are eight days and counting until a possible Long Island Railroad strike that could severely disrupt the commutes for more than 300,000 riders.
Tri-State Area Commuters Face Schedule Changes, Delays On Mass TransitCommuters using mass transit can expect delays and schedule changes after up to 13 inches of snow fell on the New York metropolitan area.
Future Subway Trains Might Have No Doors Separating CarsTrains 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 Jersey Holds Hearing On Jitney Buses Following Deadly July CrashLawmakers in New Jersey have begun taking a closer look at jitney buses, in the wake of a July accident that claimed the life of a baby in a stroller.
New Yorkers Make Headlines For Stinky Food HabitsNew Yorkers who consume stinky food in the subway and other confined spaces apparently have become such a problem that they’ve been making headlines this weekend.
Advocacy Group: MTA Fares Could Jump To $3.75 In A DecadeIt is only a projection, but an advocacy group warned Tuesday that if the Metropolitan Transportation Authority goes on raising fares as it has the past two times, a single subway or bus ride could cost $3.75 in 10 years.
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