MTA Rolls Out New OMNY Tap-To-Pay Metrocard Replacement System On Subways, BusesMove over, MetroCard. The MTA has a new way to pay. Starting today, riders can tap a cellphone or contactless credit card to enter certain subway trains and buses.
MTA's Metrocard Replacement Tap-To-Pay OMNY System To Roll Out On 4 5 6 Trains, Staten Island Buses This WeekNew OMNY scanners will be in place at 16 subway stations along the 4 5 6 subway lines between Grand Central-42nd Street and Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center.
Police: Victim Stabbed In Bronx Subway Station By Man Selling Metrocard SwipesIt happened around 7:20 a.m. at Grand Concourse and East 184th Street.
MTA To Upgrade MetroCard Machines This SaturdayCommuters will only be able to use cash starting at midnight through 6 a.m. Saturday.
MTA Postpones Planned Weekend Work On MetroCard MachinesThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority has decided to postpone this weekend's planned work on MetroCard machines for a week.
MTA To Phase Out MetroCards For New Payment SystemThe new payment system would begin in 2019 with the creation of a website and installation of contactless readers at 500 subway turnstiles and 600 buses.
Report: MetroCards Could Be A Thing Of The Past With Proposed New Payment SystemThe fare payment system would let riders tap into the turnstile or bus.
Many Commuters Start Work Week Facing Higher MTA Fares And TollsFares have gone up for weekly and monthly MetroCards as well as for LIRR and Metro-North riders. Tolls have also gone up for MTA bridges and tunnels.
MTA Looks For Bidders In Proposed 'Contact-Free' MetroCard ProgramThe new "contact-less" system will allow subway and bus rides to flash bank cards, mobile devices or MTA-issued "smart" cards for payment.
Video Shows Hillary Clinton Struggling With MetroCard At Bronx Subway StationThe former Secretary of State and Democratic presidential candidate struggled while trying to gain entry into a subway turnstile in The Bronx on Thursday.
Friday The 13th: Phobias Unique To New YorkersWe thought Friday the 13th would be a good time to take a look at some of the fears or phobias that are unique to New Yorkers.
Glitch Hits MetroCard Machines In Roughly 100 Stations MondayThe New York City Transit Authority told CBS2 a Verizon issue caused trouble at MetroCard meachines in about 100 stations Monday.
Commuters Face Higher Prices After MTA Fare Hikes On Subways, Buses, Rails & TollsFare increases kicked in Sunday as part of a series of increases in recent years built into the cash-strapped MTA's budget.
Commuter Woes Continue For Thousands Of LIRR, Metro-North Riders After Computer GlitchRiders whose monthly railroad pass doubles as a MetroCard on the subway received a message saying "insufficient fare" when they swiped their cards.
Glitch Hits Monthly LIRR, Metro-North MetroCard Users, Snarls Subway AccessA glitch is creating problems for roughly 10,000 commuters heading in to New York City Monday, the MTA said.