overcrowding

Conditions were far less crowded on the LIRR Cannonball Express following a CBS2 investigation about overcrowding. (Credit: CBS2)

LIRR Cracks Down After CBS2 Exposes Crowding, Oversized Luggage On Cannonball Express

CBS2 got action after exposing overcrowded conditions on one Long Island Rail Road express route, and on Friday, officials were making a show of how serious they were taking the changes.

08/21/2015

State Sen. Adriano Espaillat speaks at a news conference on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Officials Release Report On Overcrowding At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital’s ER

The report comes on the heals of a public hearing held in early December on overcrowding at the facility.

01/14/2015

An M-8 rail car on the Metro-North Railroad's  New Haven line (file/credit: Patrick Cashin/MTA)

Metro-North Hopes To Ease Overcrowding In 2015

As more and more of the Metro-North’s M8 cars are rolled into service, commuters will see a decrease in overcrowding.

12/22/2014

The MTA board is considering putting workers on platforms to help with overcrowding on subways. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCB 880)

MTA Considers Putting Workers On Platforms To Control Overcrowding

More and more subway trains are overcrowded and MTA board member Charles Moerdler understands how bad things are.

12/17/2014

A deer crosses in front of a car on a road (credit: AP)

Essex County Opens Deer Hunt To Ease Overcrowding

Sharpshooters are ready to take aim at deer for Essex County’s fourth deer hunt to help stem overcrowding, but some residents and animal rights activists are outraged.

11/10/2010