Monday, September 28, 2015 - 13:05
MTA Bridges and Tunnels officials, Staten Island elected officials and family members of fallen MTA Bridge and Tunnel Officer Thomas Choi attended a solemn ceremony Monday to rename a portion of Major Avenue in honor of Choi, who was critically injured at the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in October 2013 and succumbed to those injuries last December after remaining in a coma for 14 months.
Friday, September 25, 2015 - 09:44
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for September 25 - September 28
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 09:21
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is highlighting its continuing efforts toward a greener world with a special edition MetroCard asking customers to work together for climate action. A million MetroCards have been issued with a green front face and a green message on the back reminding customers that they are helping to address climate change by taking public transportation and asking how else they can incorporate greener efforts into their everyday lives.
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 12:22
The Long Island Rail Road wants customers to know that a number of changes to little-used ticketing procedures that have faded in popularity are taking effect at the beginning of October. Most of the changes were previously announced when they were approved by the MTA Board in July.
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 12:03
New timetables are coming to Metro-North’s New Haven Line and Harlem Line on Sunday, October 4, and to the Hudson Line on Saturday, October 3. On the New Haven Line, Metro-North is creating a better morning rush hour connection to Greenwich for Shore Line East customers. On the Hudson Line, weekend track work will mean special timetables for seven weekends. Customers on all three lines should look for other, minor scheduling changes.
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 11:21
Starting Sunday, October 4, MTA New York City Transit’s popular MTA Bus Time™ service will offer a new feature that provides time-based bus arrival estimates in addition to distance-based information at any given stop citywide, allowing customers to see when their bus will arrive and to help them plan their trips more efficiently.
Friday, September 18, 2015 - 09:34
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for September 18 - September 21
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 13:43
MTA Long Island Rail Road is co-sponsoring the 3rd Annual Car Free Day Long Island on Tuesday, September 22, the day supporters hope thousands of Long Islanders who usually drive will leave their car at home and take the LIRR to work, school, or to run errands.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 23:03
The LIRR expects to operate a regular AM rush hour schedule of trains on Thursday, September 17 in the aftermath of the freight derailment in Hicksville.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 15:52
LIRR customers are advised to anticipate delays and cancellations during tonight’s rush hour, Wednesday, September 16. The LIRR is continuing to operate on only one of two tracks between Westbury and Hicksville due to the New York & Atlantic Railway freight derailment west of Hicksville on Tuesday afternoon.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 10:25
LIRR personnel will be out in force at the site of yesterday’s freight train derailment between Hicksville and Westbury to re-rail the derailed freight cars and repair and rebuild sections of hundreds of feet of track that were damaged by the derailment. To accelerate their work, with a goal of restoring full train service for today’s evening rush hour, the LIRR is suspending train service in both directions between Hicksville and Mineola in both directions today starting at 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 10:01
Ride the LIRR FREE to Hand of God through Nov 1st
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 09:55
Rebuilding Our Right of Way Continues
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 06:40
LIRR customers are advised to anticipate delays and cancellations during the morning rush hour today, Wednesday, September 16. The LIRR is continuing to operate on only one of two tracks between Westbury and Hicksville due to the New York & Atlantic Railway freight derailment west of Hicksville on Tuesday afternoon.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 16:08
Because of a freight train that derailed west of Hicksville Station this afternoon, the Long Island Rail Road is advising customers to anticipate delays and cancelations during today’s P.M. rush hour.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 14:12
Limited LIRR Ronkonkoma and Port Jefferson service is restored in both directions via 1 of 2 tracks thru Hicksville. Service was suspended due to a freight derailment.
Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 13:56
34 St-Hudson Yards 7 Station Opens for Service
Friday, September 11, 2015 - 11:12
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for September 11 - September 14
Friday, September 11, 2015 - 07:53
As a result of last night's derailment north of the Hoyt-Schermerhorn Sts station, there will be limited G service between Bedford-Nostrand Avs and Court Sq and extremely limited G service between Bedford-Nostrand Avs and Fulton St. Trains are running in both directions on the Queens-bound track only. Customers can use the B38 bus on DeKalb Av (southbound) and Lafayette Av (northbound) as an alternative. Free transfers will be available from Fulton St on the G Line to Lafayette Av on the C Line as well as from Broadway on the G to Lorimer St on the J/M/Z Lines. There is no G service between Fulton St and Church Av. From Church Av, customers should take the F.
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 17:04
Those looking to get a glimpse of the Pope when he's in town will have extra ways to get there. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced there will be an increased number of trains and buses to support the expected amount of travelers during Pope Francis' visit. The MTA will also have additional crew on hand to coincide with the papal events.