Charles Seaton

MTA employees using a pump train worked around the clock to pump seawater out of the L train's tunnel under the East River on Nov. 5, 2012. (credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

MTA: Subway System Not At Risk Of Flooding From Heavy Downpours

Powerful rainstorms sprang up across the region Monday, creating flash flooding conditions in some spots


The subway on Nov. 1, 2012. (credit: Jesse Zanger/

Most Subway Service Back, But Slow Go Expected Monday Morning

The MTA said commuters should expect delays and crowded trains until service is fully restored.


A commuter waits to ride the 7 train at Court House Square station. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

MTA Announces Service Changes On 7 Line To Modernize Signals

There will be no 7 train service between Times Square and Queensboro Plaza from May 20-23. There will also be similar service changes on the weekends of June 24-27 and July 29-August 1.