Judge Tosses Law Requiring Subway Passengers To Give Police Their IDA federal judge this week threw out a New York City transit system rule that allowed police officers to demand identification documents from anyone riding the subway.
Old South Ferry Subway Station To Reopen Starting next month, the end of the the line for the 1 train will again be South Ferry.
MTA: Subway Platform Barriers Would Cost More Than $1 BillionManhattan Borough President Scott Stringer predicts that if things keep going the way they are, 100 people will have been killed in the New York City Subway system this year.
Hugh L. Carey Tunnel Returning To Normal Operations MondayFor the first time since before superstorm Sandy filled it end-to-end, the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel will be returning to normal operations.
Court Strikes Down MTA Payroll Tax; Massive Transit Hikes PossibleAstronomical fare hikes and deep service cuts are possibly on the horizon for suburban commuters. It’s all because a major court ruling against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has put the agency in a financial bind.
Officials: MTA Workers To Be Arrested For Faking Signal InspectionsSignal maintainers are suspected of filing reports claiming they made inspections that never happened and their supervisors are suspected of entering the date knowing it was false.
Former NYC Transit Brooklyn HQ To Become Cutting Edge Urban Research Center"The new center will bring some of the world's greatest minds together to start to study the technical, engineering, academic, and human challenges posed by our rapidly urbanizing world," Mayor Michael Bloomberg said.
MTA Chief Lhota Won't Commit To Subway Platform BarriersMany cities around the world, including Paris, have glass barriers on at least some of their train platforms.
MTA's Trash Can Free Subway Experiment Succeeding!There were predictions the subway stations in an MTA experiment that removed trash cans would become landfills with rails. But there is early evidence the riding public is on board with the concept.
NYC Transit Chief Promises Changes After Blizzard MeltdownWhat happened when passengers were stuck for seven hours on a train near the Aqueduct Racetrack? The president of NYC Transit says they just forgot about it, but they say it won't happen again.
Nearly Every Line Facing Weekend Service ChangesSubway riders should prepare for another chaotic weekend of subway service changes.