Long Island Rail Road To Launch Scoot Trains With East Side AccessThe planned "scoot" trains would offer faster, more frequent service from places like Brooklyn to Jamaica, Oyster Bay to Mineola, and Ronkonkoma to Riverhead.
LIRR At Grand Central Could Mean Fewer Parking Spaces In Port WashingtonWhile many commuters are looking forward to the Long Island Rail Road's expansion into Grand Central Terminal, those in one Long Island town are a bit wary.
WATCH: Earth Under Manhattan Goes Kaboom For Final Blast Of East Side AccessThe MTA says over 857,000 cubic yards of rock have been removed to create the new caverns and tunnels under Manhattan.
Report: LIRR East Side Access Project To Cost Twice As Much As Original EstimateService was expected to begin in 2009 with a price tag of $4.3 billion, according to the MTA.
MTA Considers Closing Subway Stations If They Get Too CrowdedThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority thinks there could come a day where New York, like London, has to shut down big subway stations like Grand Central because they're just too packed with people.
MTA Completes Tunnel Boring On East Side AccessA fleet of massive tunneling machines that has spent 4 1/2 years digging 13 miles of new train tubes deep beneath New York City finally fell silent this week after the last of the monsters finished its mission.
Straphangers Campaign Lists Bests And Worsts For Year In TransitThe Straphangers Campaign's Gene Russianoff says among the worst things is that the 2nd Avenue subway project is behind schedule and over budget.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg Talks Cabs, Education, More In Interview At WCBS 880's New StudiosBloomberg visited WCBS Newsradio 880's new studios at 345 Hudson Street this morning and participated in an extensive interview with anchors Michael Wallace and Pat Carroll, as well as veteran political reporter Rich Lamb.