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.
Critics Question Gov. Cuomo's Commitment To Funding MTA's Capital PlanTransit advocate Gene Russianoff is calling on the state to specify where it'll get the money it has promised to contribute to the MTA's capital plan.
Agreement Reached Over Funding For MTA's $26.1 Billion Capital PlanCuomo, de Blasio and MTA Chairman Tom Prendergast announced on Saturday that the state will pick up $8.3 billion of the $26.1 billion tab, while New York City will commit $2.5 billion.
Survey Finds Numerous Problems At NYC Subway StationsState Sen. Daniel Squadron had his staff and interns busy this summer, studying 53 stations in his district of Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Cuomo, De Blasio Spar Once More Over MTA Capital Plan FundingCuomo is pressing the mayor to provide $3 billion, saying the state will pay $8 billion.
Council Members: NYC Shouldn't Pay More For MTA BudgetTwo New York council members say the city shouldn't pay any more than what's already been allotted to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
MTA Chairman Touts Highest Level Of Ridership, Stresses Need For $32B Capital PlanWith subway ridership at record levels, some are wondering how many more passengers the system can accommodate.