Stephen Nessen appears in the following:
Monday, April 26, 2021
An unusual alliance of labor, real estate and business groups has joined forces, calling on Mayor de Blasio to send more police to patrol the subways.
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
The MTA is trying to lure people back to mass transit, but with the rise of anti-Asian violence in our region, some riders are questioning whether it's safe to use the subway.
Thursday, April 15, 2021
The city is testing the program before allowing the standing scooters to operate in the rest of the city.
Wednesday, April 07, 2021
The MTA agreed to a generous death benefit for the families of transit workers that died of COVID. But now that it’s tax season, they're getting an unwelcome surprise.
Friday, April 02, 2021
With a little more than a quarter of the subway system currently accessible, the MTA and the city are teaming up to encourage developers to build more elevators.
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
President Biden’s sweeping and costly infrastructure plan calls for spending $621 billion on transportation projects alone over eight years.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
After two years of delays from the Trump administration, the MTA has finally received the federal green light it needs to move forward with congestion pricing.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
After a spike in certain crimes last year, the MTA is speaking more openly about its surveillance cameras to reassure riders.
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
The MTA has cut some subway and commuter rail service to adjust for a dramatic drop in ridership during the pandemic. But the agency's costly express buses are running with full service.
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
The ride on the subway has sped up at nearly 300 locations. That's because of the MTA's effort to fix and replace faulty signals that slow down trains.
New Data Show New Yorkers From Low Income Neighborhoods Are Riding the Subways at Higher Levels Than Rest of City
Friday, March 19, 2021
New data from the State Comptroller confirms what many suspected; essential workers in neighborhoods with lower median incomes have been riding the subway more than others.
Thursday, March 18, 2021
By now, the MTA has restored most pandemic-related subway service as ridership ticks back up, but not on the C and F lines. The transit workers' union is suing the MTA over it.
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
The MTA has been using outside counsel to fight six recent lawsuits over lack of accessibility in the subway. One of the plaintiffs wants to know how much this costs the agency.
Monday, March 15, 2021
The MTA has been holding its monthly board meetings remotely since the start of the pandemic. But, the transit agency has rolled what used to be two days of public meetings into one.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
With the likely passage of President Biden’s $2 trillion dollar relief package, the MTA is expected to receive enough money to avoid draconian service cuts.
Wednesday, March 03, 2021
Bicycling in the city used to be a fringe issue in political campaigns, but it has taken on greater significance in this year's mayor's race.
Friday, February 26, 2021
A group of more than 80 non-profit and advocacy groups is calling on the next mayor, city council and borough presidents to commit to converting 25 percent of street space.
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Her latest report indicates the pandemic has not slowed down efforts to root out fraud and find savings in the cash-strapped MTA.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
New York's transit agency has opened a second vaccination site just for its workforce, one that's been hit hard by COVID-19.
Thursday, February 11, 2021
A Jewish community center in Brooklyn organized a one-day vaccine-drive to ensure as many Holocaust Survivors in the area get the shot as possible.