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Thomas Prendergast (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

MTA Chairman: Don’t Get Your Hopes Up For A Fare Hike Reprieve

The man tapped to head the Metropolitan Transportation Authority wants a second look at the service cuts that have increased crowding and wait times.

04/27/2013

Joe Lhota (credit: MTA)

GOP Official: Former MTA Chairman Lhota To Officially Announce Mayoral Run

Joe Lhota stepped down from the MTA at the end of December to consider a run for the city’s top office.

01/03/2013

Rudolph Giuliani, Joseph Lhota

Giuliani Says He’ll Back Lhota In Possible Race For Mayor

Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani thinks Metropolitan Transit Authority Chairman Joseph Lhota would make a perfect successor to Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

11/21/2012

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Creates Search Panel To Pick Next MTA Chairman

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the next MTA chairman has to be responsible to the straphangers and other New Yorkers using the system.

08/09/2011