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Friday, January 31, 2020
Starting Monday, extremely large trucks that drive on the BQE could receive a fine of up to $7,000.
Thursday, January 30, 2020
A task force of City Council members is proposing to save New York's taxi medallion owners with a combination of financial help and new technology.
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
The MTA will undergo a major reorganization this year to save money and streamline how it operates, and that means job cuts will be felt across the transit agency.
Friday, January 24, 2020
A day after the head of New York City Transit Andy Byford resigned, the signals expert he hired last year followed suit
Thursday, January 23, 2020
The head of New York City Transit Andy Byford resigned Thursday after two years, over his diminished role at the MTA.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
The MTA say the 300 brand new subway cars yanked from service two weeks ago due to doors opening unexpectedly, could be back soon.
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Work to repair the L train tunnel is expected to be completed this April, ahead of schedule, and under budget. But how much under? It's hard to tell.
Thursday, January 09, 2020
The MTA says a switch on its newest fleet of subway cars caused two doors to open unexpectedly. It's not clear when the cars will be back in service.
Tuesday, January 07, 2020
Governor Cuomo wants to remake Penn Station by adding more tracks and platforms. He says it will increase rail capacity by 40 percent. But experts say adding trains isn't that simple.
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Drivers who park in the B44 Select Bus Service route will now be issued tickets, thanks to the MTA's new bus-mounted cameras.
Monday, December 30, 2019
L train riders hankering for cell service between Bedford Avenue and 1st Avenue may be in luck.
Monday, December 30, 2019
When the calendar flips to 2020 the MTA's largest ever capital plan will pass without hitting any final snags.
Saturday, December 21, 2019
As the MTA wraps up its last board meeting of 2019, we look back on a tumultuous year in transit.
Thursday, December 19, 2019
The MTA says it wants the subway system to be one of the most accessible systems in the world. It's got the funding. And now it's chosen new stations for elevators at 70 stations.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
The governor's plan to hire 500 new MTA police is now funded. The board approved it as part of the 2020 operating budget.
Thursday, December 05, 2019
The MTA says its new contract with the Transport Workers Union will save the agency $44 million a year, but budget watchdogs say that's not much.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019
The MTA and the Transport Worker's Union have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract after six months of negotiations.
Monday, November 25, 2019
City Council members questioned the MTA's decision to hire 500 new police officers to patrol the subways. This comes as major crime in the transit system is down.
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
New bus-mounted cameras that ticket drivers caught blocking bus lanes on 14th Street will be turned on Thursday.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
MTA engineers didn't know enough about terra cotta tiles to prevent a chunk from falling last year, injuring one woman, according to the latest report from the agency's IG.