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Cashless tolling will begin on the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial and Cross Bay Veterans Bridges in Queens on April 30. The transition to cashless tolling is a major component of the Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's plan to reimagine New York's crossings for the 21st century and will reduce congestion and improve travel time at Rockaway’s major crossings ahead of the region’s summer travel season. The Rockaway resident rebate program is unaffected by the switch to cashless tolling.
Following the conclusion of Winter Storm Stella, the MTA anticipates a near normal morning rush hour across most services on Wednesday, March 15.
MTA Prepares for Winter Storm
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for March 11-12
Make it your goal to ride Metro-North Railroad to catch New York City Football Club games at Yankee Stadium! This Sunday, March 12, the New York City Football Club (NYCFC) kicks off its third season at Yankee Stadium, taking on a roster of soccer professionals from some of the world's toughest leagues. Metro-North’s frequent, convenient and reliable "Train to the Game" service via our Hudson, Harlem and New Haven Lines makes it easy for soccer fans to catch the excitement at Yankee Stadium.
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for March 4-5
Slow Roasted Prime Ribs of Beef. Linguini Scampi. Chocolate Mousse. Feeling tempted? Let Metro-North help you satisfy your craving. Hop on Metro-North to experience Hudson River Valley Restaurant Week, presented by The Valley Table, from Monday, March 6, through Thursday, March 19. More than half of the over 200 participating restaurants are either within walking distance or a quick cab ride from Metro-North stations along the Harlem, Hudson and New Haven Lines. Indulge in some of the best dining the region has to offer at just a fraction of the normal price point.
Pennsylvania Av 3 Line Station Re-opens
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a new partnership between MTA Metro-North Railroad and Zipcar, a leading provider of vehicle sharing services, to launch a Hudson Valley Car Share initiative. Zipcars are available at nine Metro-North stations in the Hudson Valley so passengers can conveniently take a Zipcar from the station and easily travel to tourist destinations and other locations throughout the region.
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for February 18-19
Your car and E-ZPass are a perfect match! Join the 96% of MTA customers who love E-ZPass because of its convenience and savings.
Don't miss the 10th anniversary of the BNP Paribas Showdown on Monday, March 6th at Madison Square Garden!
MTA Long Island Rail Road will continue to operate reduced service for the AM peak rush-hour on Friday, running 135 morning rush hour trains during - nine less than normal - as it continues to recover from the storm and so inspections, delayed by snowfall, can continue following Wednesday's non-passenger train derailment of one train car.
Because of the ongoing winter storm, the LIRR is adding four additional trains departing Penn Station between 1:49 p.m. and 3:40 p.m., and will run 111 trains out of New York City between 3:27 p.m. and 6:33 p.m.
LIRR will cancel nine of its 144 regularly scheduled AM rush hour trains on Thursday, February 9, as crews continue to work around the clock at Jamaica Station following the derailment of one train car at 4 a.m. on Wednesday, February 8.
LIRR service is temporarily suspended in both directions through Jamaica due to a stalled equipment train. Port Washington Branch service is not affected. NYC Transit is cross-honoring LIRR tickets at Penn Station, Jamaica and Atlantic Terminal.
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for February 4-5
MTA Metro-North Railroad has announced that it will hold an Open House in Goshen, N.Y., on February 15 to share details on a proposal for capital improvements that will enable enhanced train service on the Port Jervis Line.
Darryl C. Irick Acting MTA NYCT President
SAS Ridership