Mocking Ad Campaign Urges De Blasio To Pay Up More To Fix SubwaysTransit workers are taking aim at Mayor Bill de Blasio with a six-figure ad campaign that attempts to encourage him to contribute more to fix the subways.
Cuomo Tours Subway Power System, Orders Modernization Within One YearGov. Andrew Cuomo went underground Wednesday for a top-to-bottom view of the dilapidated Metropolitan Transportation Authority subway power system.
NYC Lawmakers Embark On 24-Hour Riders Respond Transit TourPublic Advocate Letitia James, Comptroller Scott Stringer and members of the City Council are embarking on what is being called the 24-Hour Riders Respond Tour.
MTA To Scale Back ‘Summer Of Hell’ Ferry, Bus Services For LIRR RidersStarting Wednesday, the MTA will no longer offer temporary ferry service and will scale back its bus service to and from Long Island.
Amtrak Work Reaches Halfway Point At Penn StationAmtrak’s work on Penn Station is reaching the halfway point.
Cuomo, De Blasio Continue To Point Fingers Over Who Should Pay For Subway FixBoth traded barbs this week about the city’s failing subway system and, more importantly, who should foot the bill.
NJ TRANSIT: Crews Are Using Contractual Loophole To Take Time Off, Causing CancellationsMonday and Tuesday morning, some trains were not just delayed, they were cancelled altogether, because the agency didn’t have the engineers to drive them
Power Problems At Penn Station Lead To Delays, Disabled TrainsJust hours after Amtrak and NJ TRANSIT announced trains were back on track Saturday, riders faced more delays in and out of Penn Station due to overhead wire problems.
LIRR Riders Adjust To New Routine As Penn Station Repairs Now UnderwayThere were reports of crowded stations and trains, but so far no major complications.
Service Changes For NJ TRANSIT Riders As Penn Station Repairs BeginRiders who rely on Midtown Direct trains to Penn on the Morris and Essex lines will be among those most impacted.
Rail Riders Brace For Delays, Frustrations As Major Penn Station Repair Work Starts MondayJust when you thought the morning commute couldn't get any worse, just wait until Monday.
Commuters Bracing For Major Penn Station Repair Work Set To Begin MondayThe accelerated repair work, prompted by two derailments this spring, will close some of the station's 21 tracks and require a roughly 20 percent reduction in the number of commuter trains coming in from New Jersey and Long Island.