Mayor De Blasio Says 14th Street Busway Here To Stay, More Coming SoonBack in October, the busy cross-town street was closed to commuters from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. to improve up bus service in the area.
Mayor De Blasio Unveils Mass Transit Safety Plan For Phase 1 Of New York City ReopeningWe're just days away from Phase 1 of reopening in New York City. That means more people using subways and buses to get back to work.
Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some New Yorkers 'Are Going To Have To Improvise' Getting To Work Draws CriticismThe mayor was asked what he would tell New Yorkers who don't have a car and don't feel comfortable riding mass transit as the city prepares to reopen.
MTA Says Ridership Ticking Up, LIRR President: 'Solid Plan In Place' To Combat CoronavirusThe MTA says ridership is up this month over last. In April it was 9% of what it would normally see and the uptick this month is to 11.5%.
MTA Unveils New UV Light Technology To Kill Coronavirus On Subways And BusesThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority is using new technology it hopes will stop coronavirus in its tracks.
MTA Chair Talks Future Of Social Distancing On Subways And BusesFoye says everything is on the table, including the possibility of reserving spots on trains or buses and social distancing on subway platforms.
New York City Subway Closes Overnight For Cleaning Amid Coronavirus PandemicService officially shut down between 1 and 5 a.m. at all 472 stations in order to disinfect cars and platforms and to prevent the homeless from riding overnight.
Coronavirus Cleaning: New York City Set To Begin Subway Shutdown During Overnight HoursThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority plans to shut down overnight subway service Tuesday night for the first time in 115 years.
After 2 Homeless Found Dead On Subway, NYC Details Plans To Reach 'Human Beings Whose Lives Came Unglued'The mayor has promised a safe bed and support services to every homeless person being displaced by the nightly shutdown of all subway service meant to give MTA crews time to clean trains.
Coronavirus Cleaning: NYC Overnight Subway Shutdown Puts Halt To 10,000 PassengersStarting next week, the city's subway system will not be running 24/7 service for the first time ever.
New York City Subways To Shut Down From 1-5 A.M. Nightly To Be Disinfected, Cuomo SaysThe nightly shut down will commence at 1 a.m. May 6.
MTA Officials: Coronavirus Likely To Prevent Congestion Pricing From Starting In January 2021The Metropolitan Transportation Authority's controversial congestion pricing plan is another victim of the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: MTA Agrees To Provide COVID-19 Death Benefit For Workers' FamiliesNearly 60 transit workers have died, including three dozen bus and subway employees.
Coronavirus Update: Video Shows Homeless Taking Over Car After Car On No. 2 Subway LineWhile there's so much focus on having people stay off the streets during the coronavirus pandemic, there's another big problem happening underground.
MTA Worker Suffers Broken Jaw After Being Punched In The Face On The JobMTA workers are part of the essential workforce that’s keeping the city running and making sure first responders and health care workers can travel to the frontlines.