MTA Facing $2.5 Million Lawsuit After Employee Allegedly Assaults 13-Year-Old GirlA 13-year-old girl in Brooklyn says she was assaulted by an MTA employee. Two months later the teen and her mom are suing the transit agency.
Planned Work Causing Service Changes Across Subway SystemWe've got a list of any track changes or adjustments you may run in to this weekend.
City-Appointed MTA Board Members Block State Subway Improvement Plan In another quarrel between Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, city representatives on the state-controlled Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board blocked Cuomo’s state improvement initiative.
Stringer: MTA Access-A-Ride Complaint System Is BrokenAn audit released Sunday by city Comptroller Scott Stringer documented what were termed “bureaucratic breakdowns” in the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Access-A-Ride service.
Cuomo Orders Heightened Security In New York For Holiday SeasonGov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the deployment of additional personnel from the State Police and the National Guard at key transportation points throughout the holidays.
Portion Of Wall In Brooklyn Subway Station Falls Onto Track, Snarls Service In Bay RidgeAn MTA spokesman says a piece of the wall at the 86th Street station fell onto the tracks as an R train was pulling into the station just before 5:30 a.m.
Lhota, New NYCTA Boss Byford Talk About Big Plans For ImprovementsMetropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Joe Lhota recently returned to the organization to deal with crowded cards, track fires, a failing signal system, and daily delays.
MTA: Weekly Bus, Subway Ridership Dropped Slightly This YearThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority said Tuesday that subways and buses got a little less crowded this year.
Caught On Video: MTA Worker Drags Passenger Through Subway TrainThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority came under fire Tuesday for a disturbing incident that was caught on camera.
Schumer: MTA Must Work To Meet Deadline For Positive Train Control Safety MeasureSenate Minority Leader Charles Schumer called on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to “move heaven and earth” to install Positive Train Control on the Long Island Rail Road and the Metro-North Railroad.
MTA Bans Alcohol Advertising On Subways And BusesThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority is banning the advertising of alcohol beverages on all New York City buses, subway cars and stations.
MTA: Emergency Subway Repairs Will Be Cut If MTA Doesn't Pay UpThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority is threatening to cut back emergency subway repairs if the city does not cough up hundreds of millions of dollars.