overcrowding

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.

4 hours ago

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