When the MTA banned political advertisements earlier this week, it wasn’t the first transit agency to try to do so.
Over the objections of some public speakers — as well as some board members — the MTA changed its policy so it could reject controversial ads.
It's been seven months since the MTA first announced it needed $15 billion to close a gap in its five-year capital plan. Officials say it won't rely on higher fares. So what has to give?
In the past couple of years, the MTA has had as many court cases dealing with free speech as it has had fare hikes. Now, it wants to accept only viewpoint-neutral ads.
Last year, every single station along the L line in Brooklyn saw an increase in ridership. Now, according to the MTA, a significant boost in service is coming later this year.
The agency says it needs to raise fares by about nine percent — and cut some service — in order to close a $60 million budget gap.
A dangerous stretch of Queens Boulevard will get protected bike lanes this summer as part of a larger plan to tame the chronically troublesome road.
Drivers, your choices matter. That's the message of a powerful video that cabbies and city workers will soon watch as part of their driver training.
The new head of New York's bike share company didn't mince words: “Things were broken when we came in.” Now, he said Citi Bike is tackling some of the system's biggest problems.
The drumbeat for affordable housing has moved from the streets to City Hall and, on Wednesday, into the MTA's board room.
Traffic deaths are down in New York City, compared to this time last year.
You've waited this long for the station at 34th Street and 11th Avenue to open. What's a few more weeks?
"It's like Cinderella without the glass slipper," a former conductor says. If subway lines were fairy tales, the C train is most definitely still waiting for its prince to come.
This weekend, transit fares and MTA bridge and tunnel tolls are going up.
Expect eyes to be popping at the Port Authority's board meeting Thursday when the potential price tag for the new bus terminal is unveiled.
The de Blasio administration plans to give a handful of the city's most hazardous roadways the Vision Zero treatment.
A law that makes it a criminal offense to injure or kill someone in a crosswalk was passed unanimously last year. Now, it's become controversial.
Preliminary data from this week's deadly Metro-North collision shows the crossing gate warning system was "operating as designed," according to federal investigators.
Federal investigators are on site in Westchester County, trying to determine what was happening in the moments before a Metro-North train collided with an SUV.
A crowded Harlem Line train crashed into a Mercedes SUV in Valhalla on Tuesday evening, creating a fatal explosion — and the deadliest incident in the railroad's history.