Trump Administration's Attempt To Defund NYC Could Mean Schools And Subways Get DirtierSchools, subways and courthouses could all become a whole lot dirtier, and federal funds to buy coronavirus protective gear for teachers and students could dry up.
Mayor De Blasio Offers Solution To Homeless Taking Over Subways, But Key Players Are Not On BoardAfter weeks of ugly finger pointing about an increase in the number of homeless on the subways, Mayor Bill de Blasio has offered a solution.
Coronavirus Update: Most MTA Buses Implement Rear-Door Boarding Policy"The reason for that is to reduce contact between passengers and bus operators to make sure that as many transit workers, subway, bus, Metro-North, Long Island Rail Road, can show up for work and take first responders to and from their jobs," MTA Chairman and CEO Pat Foye said.
MTA Says Cause Of Snarled 7 Subway Train Service Was Human ErrorMonday morning was hectic for Queens residents riding the 7 train. Major delays hit just in time for rush hour.
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.
Massive MTA Overtime Payments Prompt Chairman To Order Books CheckedAfter public outcry, the MTA's chairman and CEO says this practice will be investigated further, calling reports of excessive overtime payments concerning.
MTA Bus Hits Scaffolding In Chelsea After Bird Flies On BoardA union official said a pigeon got on board the bus and was flying around, causing the bus driver to become distracted.
MTA Execs Say They Won't Rubber Stamp Cuomo's L Train FixThey say the plan will be fully vetted before a decision is made to go full speed ahead.
New Yorkers Left Stranded After Snowstorm Causes Widespread Issues With MTA BusesSome say the MTA was caught totally off guard by the storm, which dumped over a half-foot of snow in parts of the city.
MTA Racing To Install Positive Train Control Before DeadlineThe $1 billion crash prevention system called positive train control, or PTC, is supposed to be installed on commuter trains by the end of the year.
Bitter Battle Brewing Over Funding Fix For City's Subway SystemThe mayor and governor have been squabbling about two pots of money -- operating funds for the day-to-day costs, and capital funds for long term projects like new cars and a new signal system.
Annual MTA Ridership Down For First Time Since 2009MTA officials blame the 3% dip in weekend ridership on the rise of Uber and other on demand car service apps, in addition to weekend track work.
Man Charged With Flashing Woman On Subway, In Incident Leading To Viral PostA man has been arrested and charged with exposing himself to a woman on a Brooklyn subway train – in an incident that led to a viral social media post.
Woman Says Conductor Was Of No Help In Dealing With Subway FlasherThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Thursday said it was “reviewing protocols” after a straphanger’s encounter with a flasher on the subway.