NYC Officials Need To Prioritize Buses If They Want To Increase Ridership, Advocate SaysIf New York City officials want more people to ride buses, then the bus system has to be a top priority, advocates said.
Cuomo Unveils New Designs For NYC Subway Stations, Train CarsThe governor said Monday that the upgrades at the Metropolitan Transit Authority represent the greatest mass transit investment in city history.
Straphangers Left Sweaty And Frustrated As Power Outage Delays Multiple Subway LinesA power outage at the MTA's Rail Control Center caused extensive delays across multiple lines in the New York City subway system Wednesday.
MTA Accelerates Rollout Of Metro-North, LIRR Mobile Ticketing AppThe MTA is accelerating the rollout of its mobile ticketing app -- eTix -- at the request of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
East Side Access Project Stalled Yet Again As MTA, Amtrak Clash Over ClosuresThe problem spot right now seems to be the Herald Interlocking in Long Island City, Queens, where the Long Island Rail Road shares a busy junction with Amtrak.
Petition Calls On MTA To Ban Alcohol AdsThere's a push to get rid of alcohol ads on city subways.
MTA Heeds Cuomo's Remark That Rise In Subway Sex Crimes Is UnacceptableThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Wednesday was taking to heart complaints from Gov. Andrew Cuomo that reported sex crimes are on the rise in the subway system.
MTA Opens State-Of-The-Art K-9 Training CenterThe 72-acre property is designed to train a select group of dogs to become K-9 officers. Two retired Metro-North train cars and nine city buses are on the site to help train dogs for real life scenarios.
De Blasio Announces New Measures After East Harlem Fire That Disrupted Metro-North ServiceThe new measures include a review and regular safety sweeps of city-owned or managed properties under elevated transportation areas.
Survey: L Train Riders Prefer Complete Shutdown For Superstorm Sandy RepairsOf the 350 riders surveyed by the Riders Alliance, 77 percent said they prefer the shorter, complete closure over the longer three-year partial shutdown that would drastically reduce service.
New MTA Proposal Calls For Half Of F Trains To Run Express During Rush Hours Between Church Avenue And Jay StreetIt could be a rough commute for some F train riders beginning as early as next year as straphangers could see half the number of trains during rush hour.
Metro-North Returning To Regular Weekday Schedule Friday Following East Harlem FireMetro-North said it would operate on an "enhanced Saturday schedule'' Thursday, providing customers with additional trains during peak travel times. The railroad said it hoped to restore regular service by Friday.