Madison Avenue Fighting Latest Controversial DOT Plan That Blocks NYC Storefronts With Bus SheltersThe avenue has long been synonymous with fashion and advertising. There are plenty of high-end shops with window displays designed to entice consumers. Those views may soon change.
Subway Conductor Says He Was Told He Needed Documentation To Take Rosh Hashanah OffBenjamin Schaefer has been working as a subway conductor for the MTA for 22 years.
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.
New Numbers Show Quality Of Life Crimes Are Up On SubwaysQuality of life crimes include littering, urinating, smoking, panhandling and fare evasion.
MTA Board Expected To Vote On Capital Spending PlanHighlights of the plan include signal modernization, increased station accessibility and new subway cars.
Queens F Train Service Back To Normal After Subway DerailmentTwo wheels of a Manhattan-bound F train jumped the tracks just before 8 p.m. Saturday between Parsons and Sutphin boulevards.
Queens F Train Partially Derails, MTA Reports Major Service DisruptionsMTA Communications Director Tim Minton says two wheels on the first car of the train came off the tracks near the Sutphin Boulevard Station just before 8 p.m.
MTA Unveils $5.5 Billion Plan To Add Elevators, Access For Disabled Riders To NYC Subway StopsThe MTA has announced plans to make dozens of subway stations accessible to disabled riders.
MTA Hiring 500 New Transit Police Officers To Counter Assaults, Fare EvasionThe MTA is hiring 500 new transit police officers.
MTA Bus Struck By SUV In Brooklyn, Passengers Treated For Minor InjuriesAuthorities said the BM1 bus was driving through a green light around 11:30 p.m. Thusday at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Avenue J in Midwood when it was hit.
MTA Data Shows Increase In Reports Of Soiled Subway CarsThere have already been 1,623 complaints through August of this year.
Commuter Alert: 2 Major Service Changes Coming To L Train Stations This FallThe MTA says thanks to alternate service options, 88 percent of weekly riders have reportedly been unaffected by the construction.
DA: Man Chases Down MTA Bus, Pulls Loaded Gun On Driver Over Allegedly Missing StopTony Burnett, 28, is accused of pulling a loaded .38 caliber revolver on a bus driver he claims failed to pick him up at a stop.
Police: Man Wanted For Punching MTA Conductor In BrooklynThe attack happened around 7:20 a.m. on August 10 as a southbound D train pulled into the DeKalb Avenue subway station.
MTA On The Hot Seat After More Falling Debris Rains Down On Pedestrians, Drivers In QueensDangerous pieces of debris once again rained down onto Roosevelt Avenue in Queens. A chunk of metal plunged off the elevated 7 line and gave locals a scare.