Riders Alliance To Cuomo: Find Money To Fix The SubwaysA transportation advocacy group called upon Gov. Andrew Cuomo to find money to repair the subways Sunday, as the organization kicked off “Fix the Subway Civics Week.”
Riders Alliance Holds Contest To Find The City’s Worst Subway CommuteHe said they'll be doing this every week until a funding solution for real subway fixes is passed at the state level.
Assemblyman Weprin Speaks Out Against Congestion Pricing; Protesters DisagreeDemanding that the subways be fixed, protesters gathered Sunday as a state assemblyman and city councilman declared their opposition to a congestion pricing plan.
Riders Alliance Urges Straphangers To Tweet Cuomo About Frustrating DelaysRiders Alliance members will be distributing 'subway delay action kits' to commuters whenever trains are stuck or delayed.
Riders Alliance Plans To Present Book Of Subway Horror Stories To Cuomo, LegislatureA book titled Subway Horror Stories, is well a book of subway horror stories.
Riders Alliance Asks Straphangers For Their Subway Service Horror StoriesOn Sunday the group Riders Alliance asked passengers at the Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center station to dish the dirt on their subway system experiences.
Here We Go Again: MTA Board To Vote On Potential Fare Hikes On Jan. 22Whether you travel by road or rail, your commute could soon get more expensive.
Riders Alliance Pushes For Legislation To Give Workers Pre-Tax Transit BenefitsAn effort is underway in New York to push legislation that could save straphangers hundreds of dollars a year.
City Council Draws Praise From Riders Alliance For Expanding Bus Clock InitiativeThe New York City Council has gotten praise from bus riders for expanding the number of countdown clocks at bus stops.
Transit Advocates, Pols To Cuomo: Don't Steal From MTAThe agency and the state share responsibilty for servicing mass transit bonds. But under Cuomo's proposed budget, the MTA would pick up a larger chunk of the tab.
Transit Advocates To MTA: Use Extra State Funding To Restore ServiceTransit advocates joined elected officials and a member of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board Sunday, demanding that the agency use a budget surplus to restore and increase service.