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NYC Subway Delays Up Last Year, Even Before Sandy

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

WNYC

Storm Sandy caused an almost 30 percent increase in subway delays during the first three months of 2013. That expected finding comes from a Straphangers Campaign study of electronic alerts by the New York MTA. But the study also found that the problems weren't just storm-related: subway delays were up by 10 percent last year in the ten months before Sandy.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

2011 Subway Report Card

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Gene Russianoff, staff attorney for New York Public Interest Research Group's Straphangers Campaign, announces their annual State of the Subways report.  How would you assess your subway line? Post your subway grades here!

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WNYC News

Straphangers Rate Subway Lines From Best To Worst

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

WNYC

Pity riders of the C train, named by the Straphangers Campaign as New York's worst subway line for the third year in a row. But the C train was not alone — it tied with the No. 2 train for last place.

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WNYC News

City's Subways Are Getting Filthier, Says Advocacy Group

Thursday, May 05, 2011

WNYC

The city's subway are getting dirtier, according to a straphangers' advocacy group.

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