Stephen Nessen appears in the following:
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.
Monday, November 18, 2019
It's a given that when the MTA uses weekend hours for track work that service will slow down, but rider Iva Dixit tells WNYC about a hellish Friday night commute.
Monday, October 28, 2019
The subway just turned 115. You're invited.
Sunday, July 28, 2019
The 56th annual Old Timers event was just wrapping up when gunfire broke out.
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Plus, WNYC's transportation reporters ask for your ideas on how they should be covering cycling for We the Commuters.
Monday, April 29, 2019
The first weekend of the L-train slow down, and calls from riders.
Friday, April 05, 2019
Traffic in Manhattan is terrible, and the subway system isn’t much better. Will charging people a fee to drive below 60th Street fix both problems?
Wednesday, April 03, 2019
Stephen Nessen on congestion pricing.
Friday, March 29, 2019
The New York legislature continues its budget negotiation in Albany, and a deal on congestion pricing is reportedly close to being finalized.