MTA

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MTA

New York City's secret subway line with antique cars is back in service — here's what it's like to...

Every year, New York City offers people a chance to ride a subway from another era in the city's...

discovered 3 months ago on Business Insider via Yahoo News
MTA to tech companies: Pitch ideas for our $7B plan to update subway signals system

The agency on Tuesday held a “Signaling Innovation Summit,” which brought together more than 80...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Daily News
MTA Set to Announce Update on OMNY Rollout

The MTA says it will announce a major expansion of its OMNY contactless payment system later today. Here's a list of the stations where OMNY is supposed...

discovered 3 months ago on NY1 News
MTA Sends Cease & Desist to Erie County Clerk for "Abhorrent" Use of Slogan

The MTA sent a cease and desist to Michael Kearns in response to this sign. It's asking members of...

discovered 3 months ago on NY1 News
MTA battles Erie County clerk over ‘see something, say something’ slogan

The MTA is battling it out with Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns over the transit agency’s federally...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Post
MTA ‘transformation’ begins Monday with mass job reassignment

The MTA’s internal overhaul will get underway next week with the reassignment of more than 400...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Post
MTA expands tap payments to Penn Station after seeing 4 million taps since rollout began

New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority said Wednesday that it has rolled out...

discovered 3 months ago on Market Watch
NY MTA mounted-camera program begins issuing bus lane violations

New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) said its 60-day warning period for bus lane...

discovered 3 months ago on Metro Magazine
MTA contractor bungled $600M subway car order, stranding straphangers on old trains, Comptroller...

Montreal-based manufacturer Bombardier botched an order for 300 shiny new subway cars, city...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Daily News
MTA ‘ignored’ production issues of long-delayed new subway cars: audit - amNewYork

The MTA overlooked warning signs and failed to hold the contractor accountable for delivering now...

discovered 3 months ago on amNewYork
Money for more MTA police could instead bring 15% boost in midday, weekend subway service: analysis...

The money that the MTA plans to spend on hiring new police officers could instead bring a boost in...

discovered 3 months ago on amNewYork
Worker behavior will have to change for cash-strapped MTA to afford $830M in wage hikes over next...

MTA spokesman Ken Lovett said the agreement with the union is “within the confines of the MTA’s...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Daily News
The new TWU contract is a win all around, says the MTA chair

Earlier this week, the MTA negotiated a hard-fought contract deal with the Transport Workers Union...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Daily News
MTA hired felon bus drivers due to ‘deficient’ background checks

Nearly a dozen felons convicted of crimes including rape and robbery were able to land jobs as MTA...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Post
MTA Spent $35 Million While Waiting Years for New Subway Cars, Audit Says

City Comptroller Scott Stringer blasted the MTA for not getting timely delivery of nearly 300 subway...

discovered 3 months ago on NY1 News
MTA board now has its own attorney for leadership disputes

Two years after simmering distrust among MTA officials prompted some board members to seek outside...

discovered 3 months ago on Politico
‘Lackadaisical’ MTA oversight led to costly train car delays: Comptroller

The MTA’s shoddy oversight of a $600 million subway car order led to years of delays — saddling the...

discovered 3 months ago on New York Post
NY MTA unveils proposed 2020 budget, 4-year financial plan

New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) presented its final proposed 2020 budget and...

discovered 4 months ago on Metro Magazine
MTA negligence led to 2018 Borough Hall ceiling collapse, audit shows

The MTA knew about a key flaw in its station inspection procedures for nearly a decade that could...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post
Flooded NYC Subway Entrance Stuns Riders (It Was on Purpose)

The MTA said it did it on purpose -- as part of its efforts to test its new flood prevention...

discovered 4 months ago on NBC New York
Congestion fee panel can meet in secret, MTA brass claims

Despite calls for transparency in its formation of Manhattan’s congestion-pricing plan, the MTA...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post
Mayor, appoint a disabled New Yorker to the MTA board

News broke this week that Veronica Vanterpool, a mayoral appointee to the MTA board since 2016, will...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Daily News
Raccoon-related subway delays nearly doubled this year: MTA

The MTA’s newest headache might be its cutest! Raccoons have been busted ruining straphangers...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post
Spirit MTA REIT (NYSE:SMTA) Shares Have Generated A Total Return Of 34% In The Last Year

It's normal to be annoyed when stock you own has a declining share price. So while the Spirit MTA...

discovered 4 months ago on Simply Wall St. via Yahoo Finance
MTA completely floods subway station entrance to test new water blocking gate

The MTA made a splash when it filled the entrance of a subway station to the brim with water to test...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post
MTA does not know where new transit cops will be trained

MTA honchos aren’t sure where they’ll train the 500 new cops they plan to hire to patrol the city’s...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Daily News
MTA’s Long-Term Plans Illustrate Triumph Of Hope Over Experience

New York State’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has long been characterized by subpar...

discovered 4 months ago on Forbes
MTA audit finds 2.4 million pieces of equipment that could fall from the city’s elevated tracks

MTA engineers have identified 2.4 million precarious pieces of equipment under elevated train lines...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Daily News
MTA to severely limit pilot program that gives cheap cab rides to Access-A-Ride users

A letter sent from MTA chairman Pat Foye to Mayor de Blasio’s office says the program will be curbed...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Daily News
Public hearing held on MTA's $50 billion capital plan to upgrade the transit system

The New York City transit system is getting a $50 billion infusion for things like renovated...

discovered 4 months ago on ABC7 New York
MTA asks City Hall to kick in another $159M for Access-A-Ride

City Hall needs to chip in more money for the paratransit Access-A-Ride service as the program’s...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post
State legislators cynical about MTA approach ADA accessibility, debt - amNewYork

State leaders are questioning the MTA on how it plans to modernize the transit system in its $51.5...

discovered 4 months ago on amNewYork
NYPD transit chief blames subway incidents on ‘lack of cooperation’

The NYPD’s transit chief insisted to MTA higher-ups Tuesday that the recent high-profile incidents...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post
Cuomo-appointed commissioner urges critics of subway cops to ‘take a breath’

With Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s decision to hire 500 new subway cops spawning protests, viral videos and...

discovered 4 months ago on Politico
MTA expands Access-A-Ride program – but limits number of trips

The MTA’s popular e-hail Access-A-Ride program will expand to include more disabled New Yorkers, the...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post
State lawmakers challenge MTA’s multi-billion-dollar plan to fix NYC’s transit systems

Transit honchos need to convince state lawmakers — as well as Gov. Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio — to...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Daily News
MTA’s tap-and-go fare system coming to 48 subway stations in December

The MTA is rolling out its tap-and-go fare-payment system at 48 more city subway stations next month...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Post