Whose Bright Idea Was This? MTA Road Sign Seems To Encourage Drivers To Text To Pay TollThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority seems to have posted a sign telling drivers they should text.
Toll Evasion Up Nearly 800 Percent On Cashless Henry Hudson BridgeOne in three drivers who receive a bill in the mail never pay it, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Costly Commutes: Fare Hikes & Toll Spikes Coming To A Location Near You Commuters just can't catch a break. Fares and tolls will be going on up virtually everyone commuting or driving into and around New York City.
Bloomberg: HOV Restrictions Lifted, Monday's Commute Will Still Be 'Slower Than Normal'In a press conference Sunday afternoon, Mayor Bloomberg announced that the carpooling regulations put in place after Superstorm Sandy will not go back into effect for the work week.
Carpooling Restrictions At Manhattan-Bound Bridges And Tunnels Lifted Friday Afternoon"Although, if the city is so clogged the way it was last Wednesday where even emergency vehicles couldn't get around we will reinstitute these," Bloomberg said. "They did make a very big difference. Even though they do impact and inconvenience a lot of people, safety once again is the most powerful thing and the most important thing to us."
Carpooling Requirement Creates Nightmare Commute Into ManhattanVehicles entering Manhattan by the four East River bridges and the Lincoln Tunnel must have three or more passengers on Thursday and Friday between 6 a.m. and midnight.
Cashless Tolling Coming To The Henry Hudson Bridge Next MonthThe 34 MTA Bridges and Tunnels officers currently working at the bridge toll plaza will be moved to jobs at other crossings.
WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute - New TollsThe future will not be free. There will be tolls. But how you give up your money will change.
New Yorkers Have Mixed Reaction To News Of Terror ThreatThe boost in security was obvious to many commuters around New York City's bridges, tunnels and mass transit hubs Friday.
Exclusive: Large Number Of Tri-State Residents Do Not Use E-ZPass; Question Is Why?Call it a cash crunch. Despite access to E-ZPass, a sizable percentage of drivers have not signed on, and are content sitting in long lines, and paying full fare.
Hitting The Beach This Memorial Day, Gridlock Sam Offers Travel TipsReady! Set! Travel! (Right now, if possible.)
Schumer Wants E-Z Pass Text Alert System To Help Avoid $50 High-Speed Toll FeesSchumer wants the four toll agencies that operate E-ZPass in New York State to implement a text-message warning system to alert drivers when their balances run low and about any impending charges they may face.
Toll Gates Removed From Henry Hudson BridgeThe Henry Hudson Bridge is expected to be a cashless crossing in 2012.
Fare Hike Approved; Bridge, Tunnel Tolls NextOctober 27 is T Day.
Cashless, Gateless Tolls For Henry Hudson BridgeMore than 80% of the business at the bridge is E-ZPass and the approach roads are relatively simple.