MTA Board Members Worry About How To Pay For Subway FixAt the first MTA board meeting since the so-called “Summer of Hell,” there was anger, frustration and worry on the part of board members about how to pay for subway improvements.
Mystery Surrounds Metal Towers Popping Up In Tunnels & BridgesEven people on the MTA board in charge of the $100 million towers can’t say why they’re being used or what’s in them.
3 Dead, More Than A Dozen Others Hurt After 2 Buses Collide In Flushing, QueensIt happened at 6:18 a.m. Monday on Main Street and Northern Boulevard.
'Summer Of Hell' Was Not So Hellish For LIRR Commuters, Lhota SaysThe Long Island Rail Road is getting ready to shift back to regular service as the last week of the Summer of Hell arrives.
The Breaking Point: The $8 Billion QuestionThe head of the MTA is calling for $800 million to stabilize the subway, but it will cost much more to modernize the system and bring it into the 21st century.
Mayor’s Office Denies Report That De Blasio Stopped Train For Photo OpThe last one featured drama centering on who was or wasn't paying for subway repairs, now it's about who stopped a train.
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.
De Blasio Takes To Subway, Blames State For CrisisWith New Yorkers growing increasingly frustrated with the city’s subway service, Mayor Bill de Blasio took to the subway Sunday to talk about their concerns.
Lhota Says Harlem Track Fire Sparks MTA Discussion On Subway Food BanThe MTA is trying to tackle the trash problem in the transit system after garbage caught fire on the tracks, disrupting service for thousands of subway riders this week.
LIRR Riders Adjust To New Routine As Penn Station Repairs Now UnderwayThere were reports of crowded stations and trains, but so far no major complications.
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.
No Relief In Sight For Straphangers As MTA Announces Service Changes To 14 Lines This WeekendSubway riders will need to pack their patience this weekend, 14 lines are affected by service changes due to maintenance and repair work.