Bus-Boarding Platforms Being Installed Along 14th Street To Speed Up Service, Clear SidewalksThe idea is to create a dedicated space for customers to wait for and board buses, making it faster, more convenient and safer to get from the sidewalk to the bus.
MTA To Inspect More Than 60 Miles Of Elevated Tracks After Latest Falling Debris IncidentThe inspection follows a number of dangerous incidents involving falling debris, including a close call for a livery cab driver yesterday in Queens.
MTA Admits It Learned Many Lessons From Superstorm Sandy DestructionTuesday marked the seventh anniversary of Superstorm Sandy battering the Tri-State Area. Transit officials say the rebuilding efforts are far from over.
Demanding Answers: MTA On Hot Seat Following Yet Another Case Of Debris Falling From Elevated TracksIt was driver Philip Garcia's turn to deal with dents, broken glass and frayed nerves.
Transit Chief Byford: Gov. Cuomo And I 'Are On The Same Page'It was a quintessential New York moment on Tuesday. Byford greeting a bevy of Bronx politicians while the ghost of Gov. Andrew Cuomo looked on.
NYC Transit Union Takes Aim At MTA, Starts Online Dirty Subway ContestThere has been some trash talk from subway workers about the sad state of trains. The Transport Workers Union is holding a contest for the photo capturing the train car with the most litter.
Inspector General: MTA Isn't Equipped To Verify Whether Employees Are Actually Working OvertimeAuditors determined it was impossible for some MTA departments to determine if overtime claims were legitimate, and that several managers relied on an honor system.
LIRR Unveils Spacious New Lost And Found At Penn StationIf you lose something on a Long Island Rail Road train, you may have better luck finding it now.
Police: MTA Bus Driver Beaten With Umbrella In QueensThe 56-year-old man was driving a Q56 bus around noon Wednesday near the corner of the Van Wyck Expressway and 101st Avenue.
Gov. Cuomo: NYC Subway Trains Will Soon Be Speeding UpThere is some good news for commuters. Your daily subway ride may soon be faster.
MTA Board Agrees To Nearly $52 Billion Capital Spending PlanThe plan calls for $51.5 billion to fix the subways, buses, Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road over the next five years.
Riders In Brooklyn Bewildered By MTA Service 'Enhancements' Impacting B46 Select Bus LineNew Yorkers who ride a busy bus route in Brooklyn are feeling left behind by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
MTA Board Expected To Vote On Capital Spending PlanHighlights of the plan include signal modernization, increased station accessibility and new subway cars.
MTA Announces Plans To Spend $51.5 Billion To Fix Subways, Buses, TrainsThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority has unveiled a mega-plan for creating a mass transit system for the 21st century.
MTA Hiring 500 New Transit Police Officers To Counter Assaults, Fare EvasionThe MTA is hiring 500 new transit police officers.