NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – You’ll find the MTA’s new payment system known as OMNY now on more subway lines is throughout the city.
On Wednesday, the MTA launched the cutting-edge technology at turn styles at Penn Station.READ MORE: Worker Hurt In Wild Brawl At Brooklyn Pizza Shop; 'Like A Looney Tunes Cartoon,' Witness Says
The OMNY system will soon extend from Midtown to the South Ferry in Manhattan on 1, 2, and 3-trains.Jones Beach Lifeguard Bitten In Water; No Shark Spotted, But Patrols Intensify On Long Island
It will also be available on 4, 5, and 6-trains from Midtown into areas of the Bronx.
OMNY takes payments from mobile wallets, Wi-Fi enabled credit cards, and smart watches so you only have to “tap and go,” according to transit officials.MORE NEWS: New York City Workers Must Be Vaccinated By Sept. 13 Or Face Weekly Testing, Mayor De Blasio Says
The MTA says the system will replace the MetroCard by 2023.