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One day after the blizzard, LIRR riders faced delays and disruptions. (credit: CBS 2)

Service Disruptions Remain On LIRR

Mass transit around the Tri-State finally began to move again after the blizzard brought the commute to a standstill but many suffered a long ride to work this morning and were prepared to face much of the same this afternoon.

12/28/2010

Rail riders at the NJ Transit station - Trenton, NJ - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

NJ Transit Wants To Raise Parking Fees

Commuters in have been hit with fare hikes of up to 25 percent on buses and trains. Now, NJ Transit wants to raise parking fees at many of its lots. That’s got some residents saying enough is enough.

12/15/2010

Metro-North (credit: CBS 2)

MTA Conducts Customer Satisfaction Survey

It found Metro-North commuters are happier with their service overall compared with the LIRR, but passengers said bathrooms on Metro-North trains are in worse shape than those on its sister railroad.

12/14/2010

Jay Street Station (Photo/Mona Rivera)

New Underground Subway Walkway Opening In Brooklyn

The new passageway means riders won’t have to walk a block above ground in the cold to Lawrence Street. It also makes life a lot easier for the disabled because of new elevators.

12/10/2010

Rail riders at the NJ Transit station - Trenton, NJ - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

Plan To Privatize NJ Transit Parking Lots On The Table

Overcrowded lots would get more spaces but rates would likely would increase. Free lots would likely begin charging.

12/06/2010

The MTA plans to install flat-screen information monitors across the entire system. (Photo/Steve Sandberg)

Info Screens To Help Straphangers Navigate Subway

The MTA plans to eventually install flat-screen monitors throughout the entire subway system that would display service information.

10/05/2010

A status board at the Metro-North Railroad station - Stamford, CT - Oct 4, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Report Card Out On L.I.R.R. and Metro-North

About 10% of the Long Island Rail Road ran late between July and September of 2010. About 2% of Metro-North trains ran behind schedule.

10/04/2010

LIRR delays

LIRR Resumes Service After Storm

The Long Island Rail Road has resumed service to and from Penn Station through Jamaica Friday morning.

09/17/2010

A woman passes her MetroCard through a reader at Grand Central station (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

MTA Kicks Off Second Round Of Public Hearings

The first of the five hearings regarding proposed fare hikes began Monday night at the Cooper Union Great Hall on 7th Street.

09/13/2010

DeCamp Bus Drivers On Strike

Trouble for commuters in northern New Jersey who ride DeCamp Bus Lines.

09/02/2010

LIRR passengers contend with service delays and cancelations. (credit: CBS 2)

Day 4: LIRR Delays, Disruptions Continue

Long Island Rail Road passengers face Day 4 of major schedule changes and delays as repair work continues on a damaged switching tower.

08/25/2010

Modelboard 14

Commuter Chaos: How Could This Happen?

Commuters question how a small fire could cause such big problems on the LIRR.

08/24/2010

NJ TRANSIT Train (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Transit Riders Told To Expect Delays

There is warning for New Jersey commuters Friday morning.

08/20/2010

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