Monday, December 22, 2014 - 15:29
MTA NYC Transit is unveiling its “Courtesy Counts, Manners Make a Better Ride” placard campaign which urges customers to be aware that just a few courteous actions can make trains and buses run more efficiently while creating an atmosphere that can make a daily commute more pleasant and less stressful.
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:41
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for December 19 - December 22
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 14:35
7 Line 2015 Update
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 10:13
Construction of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) largest expansion of the transit system in decades, the Second Avenue Subway, has reached another critical milestone with the on-time completion of the 86th Street Station cavern. Work began in August of 2011 and was completed earlier this week.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 15:18
Planning trips along MTA routes has just gotten easier. That's because the web-based itinerary planner is now a downloadable app for mobile iOS devices. The app is now available for free in the App Store.
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 16:16
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is seeking federal funds for approximately $300 million in infrastructure improvements for the [ L] Line, which runs from Manhattan to the Canarsie neighborhood in Brooklyn. Those neighborhoods have seen the largest increases in population in New York City.
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 14:51
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today recognized 30 New York City Transit employees for their acts of bravery and distinguished service that showed how they performed above and beyond their duties to help customers, their colleagues or the public.
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 10:39
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for December 12 - December 15
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 10:05
Customers may soon notice some important messages from the MTA pop up during their TV viewing. That's because the MTA has produced a new on-air public service announcement campaign for New York City Transit buses and the MTA Bus Company to educate bus customers, pedestrians and bicyclists about safety on and around buses.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 15:37
The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Staten Island toll plaza project is complete. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that MTA Bridges and Tunnels has completed the $50 million project, improving traffic flow from Staten Island approaches onto the bridge. The three-year project was completed on budget and seven months ahead of schedule.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 14:53
MTA Arts & Design has installed a new photography exhibit that features exclusive images by Danny Lyon, who photographed subway riders in 1966. The exhibit, located at the Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr [B][D][N][Q][R] station in Brooklyn, will be on view for one year.
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 14:45
It’s Christmastime in the city and LIRR wants to help you take in the Big Apple’s seasonal splendor.
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 10:48
Prepping for heavy rain
Friday, December 5, 2014 - 09:45
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for December 5 - December 8
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 14:44
Students from two different Brooklyn schools who used their creative talents to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge have completed art projects that are now on display at the facility at the administration building. Second-graders from P.S. 185 in Bay Ridge visited the Verrazano-Narrows administration building days after the Nov. 21 anniversary to see their art exhibit and talk to Facility Engineer David Riggs and Director of Bridges South Bill McCann, who oversees day-to-day operations at the Verrazano-Narrows, Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial and Cross Bay Veterans Memorial bridges.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 12:23
MTA Bridges and Tunnels is ready to battle winter weather this year with 98 trucks in its snow and ice-fighting arsenal and 9,180 tons of anti-corrosive deicer on hand. The snow fleet, made up of regular maintenance trucks that are turned into snow plows and conveyors during winter months, includes 44 vehicles equipped with ground temperature sensors that let the operator and bridge managers know if the roadway is in danger of freezing.
Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:07
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for November 28 - December 1
Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 09:57
During the holiday shopping season, 90 On The Go kiosks will showcase Amazon’s Consumer Electronics Holiday Gift Guide featuring transactional ads from the online retail giant. The campaign will create the first network of Digital Out Of Home (DOOH) storefronts in the nation’s busiest transit system.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 14:37
Ride MTA Long Island Rail Road for free and get $10 off your ticket to see “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical” at The Theater at Madison Square Garden. The special deal is available for 10 select performances from December 5 through December 28.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 17:39
The MTA Transportation Reinvention Commission has released it's final report outlining seven strategies. The group of 24 experts, convened by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to address challenges facing the regional transportation network, recommends the MTA take significant steps to re-engineer its way of doing business and make its system more resilient, while all those who benefit from the MTA’s services must contribute to reliable long-term funding to continue to drive the region’s prosperity.