MTA To Phase Out MetroCards For New Payment SystemThe new payment system would begin in 2019 with the creation of a website and installation of contactless readers at 500 subway turnstiles and 600 buses.
Report: MetroCards Could Be A Thing Of The Past With Proposed New Payment SystemThe fare payment system would let riders tap into the turnstile or bus.
Many Commuters Start Work Week Facing Higher MTA Fares And TollsFares have gone up for weekly and monthly MetroCards as well as for LIRR and Metro-North riders. Tolls have also gone up for MTA bridges and tunnels.
MTA Looks For Bidders In Proposed 'Contact-Free' MetroCard ProgramThe new "contact-less" system will allow subway and bus rides to flash bank cards, mobile devices or MTA-issued "smart" cards for payment.
Video Shows Hillary Clinton Struggling With MetroCard At Bronx Subway StationThe former Secretary of State and Democratic presidential candidate struggled while trying to gain entry into a subway turnstile in The Bronx on Thursday.
Friday The 13th: Phobias Unique To New YorkersWe thought Friday the 13th would be a good time to take a look at some of the fears or phobias that are unique to New Yorkers.
Glitch Hits MetroCard Machines In Roughly 100 Stations MondayThe New York City Transit Authority told CBS2 a Verizon issue caused trouble at MetroCard meachines in about 100 stations Monday.
Commuters Face Higher Prices After MTA Fare Hikes On Subways, Buses, Rails & TollsFare increases kicked in Sunday as part of a series of increases in recent years built into the cash-strapped MTA's budget.
Commuter Woes Continue For Thousands Of LIRR, Metro-North Riders After Computer GlitchRiders whose monthly railroad pass doubles as a MetroCard on the subway received a message saying "insufficient fare" when they swiped their cards.
Glitch Hits Monthly LIRR, Metro-North MetroCard Users, Snarls Subway AccessA glitch is creating problems for roughly 10,000 commuters heading in to New York City Monday, the MTA said.
MTA Begins Public Hearings On Plans For Toll And Fare HikesAmong the proposals is raising the base fare on the MetroCard from $2.50 to $2.75 while increasing the bonus on a pay-per-ride MetroCard.
Police: Man Punched, Robbed Woman As She Tried To Buy MetroCard In The BronxPolice on Thursday were on the hunt for a suspect who punched a woman in the face and stole her wallet at a MetroCard machine in a Bronx subway station.