Pol: Light Rail System May Be Answer To Sluggish Queens CommuteCouncilwoman Crowley wants to use existing infrastructure to build a light rail system with hopes of easing travel times for Queens commuters.
Rise In Metro-North Commuters Could Signal Stronger EconomyIt looks like it could be another record year down the tracks for Metro-North -- Ridership is up 1.3%, with 630,000 more rides through July.
Study Says Women Experience Far More Stress Than Men In Daily CommutesWhen you think of the daily grind, commuting is right at the top of the list.
Report: NYC's Commute, Work Hours Make For Longest WorkweekBetween commuting time and work hours, New York City residents have the longest workweeks among the country's 30 biggest cities, city Comptroller Scott Stringer said in a report released Tuesday.
Metro-North Commuters Give Railroad Grade Of D+ In Online SurveyMany respondents said they noticed no improvement over the last few months and the most common complaint was late trains.
Getting Into NYC Is More Than Just A CommuteCommuting into New York City is more than just a commute –it’s a lifestyle. But with all the congestion and traffic, we sometimes forget the beautiful scenic views we come across as we head into NYC.
Metro-North, LIRR Commuters Face Rough Trips To Work And BackThe Metro-North railroad put more trains into service for the evening rush, after riders were squeezed into cars during the morning commute.
Seen At 11: New Apps Reward Commuters With PerksNo matter how you get to work, it costs time and money to get there. But as CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois reported Tuesday night, there is now a new app that benefits commuters with rewards.
Report: New Yorkers Have Longest Commute In The NationNew York City workers spend an average of 48 minutes getting to work, according to the Partnership for New York City. That's more than 13 minutes longer than the national average.
Regular Metro-North Hudson Line Service Remains Suspended Throughout WeekendMetro-North says limited Hudson Line service will operate between Poughkeepsie and Yonkers stations, including hourly service through the weekend.
Normal LIRR Rush Hour Schedule To Resume Monday MorningMonday's commute for Long Island Rail Road passengers will finally be back to normal, more than a month after superstorm Sandy forced service to be limited.
Contractor Fined By Thruway Authority For Triggering Massive Tappan Zee Bridge BackupTutor Perini Corp. was fined $235,000 by the New York State Thruway Authority for failing to reopen all seven lanes by 6 a.m. The entire span wasn't reopened until 7:30 a.m., causing a 15-mile backup that stretched past Suffern on the Rockland County side.
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