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This week, New York City Transit's Eagle Team members were presented with a 2011 Unit Citation for the excellent work they performed throughout the year.
The sound of harmonious voices and musical instruments from across the globe echoed into the granite halls of Grand Central today as the MTA held its 25th annual auditions for its Music Under New York program.
During the bustle of the evening commute at Penn Station, LIRR President Helena Williams recognized two 37-year, charter members of Mail&Ride -; the LIRR's widely-popular monthly ticket home-delivery service.
Taking a page from the past, 150 toll booths at all nine MTA crossings will once again be a uniform color, MTA blue.
MTA New York City Transit is bringing FASTRACK back to the Sixth Avenue Line. Beginning Monday, May 14, the <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/b.png" alt="B Subway Line Symbol" border="0"><img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/d.png" alt="D Subway Line Symbol" border="0"><img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/f.png" alt="F Subway Line Symbol" border="0"><img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/m.png" alt="M Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> Lines will be shut down from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m.
<p>This weekend, we rehabilitated tracks and signals on the <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/4.png" alt="4 Subway Line Symbol" border="0"><img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/5.png" alt="5 Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> Line near Borough Hall and continued rehabilitating the Dyckman St station on the <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/1.png" alt="1 Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> Line.</p>
The Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge is turning 42 this Memorial Day or is it really 73? Maybe, it's 122? It's all a matter of perspective.
Far Rockaway residents now have access to a fully rehabilitated and ADA compliant station.
Six Verrazano-Narrows employees were honored for their heroic acts in saving the lives of two people in separate suicide attempts at the bridge.
GCT joins the Erie Canal and Hoover Dam on the American Society of Civil engineers' list of civil engineering landmarks.
Free events from 11:00 a.m. -; 4:00 p.m. includes live entertainment, exhibits, kids' activities, model train displays and tours of Amtrak equipment, freight, private and Metro-North trains.
The <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/7.png" alt="7 Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> Extension Project, now 65 percent complete, has just received its first set of rails.
One of the MTA's top priorities is keeping its workers safe.
New MTA Long Island Rail Road timetables will take effect on Monday, May 14. The new schedules include the restoration of half-hourly, midday service on the Port Washington Branch on weekdays, as well as adjustments to schedules or midday busing in place of trains on various branches to support the summer track construction work.
MTA Long Island Rail Road will provide extra train service between Ronkonkoma and Greenport on Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27 when the beautiful seaside village of Greenport plays proud host to a breathtaking array of sailing ships participating in the annual Tall Ships Challenge.
A team of MTA Bridge and Tunnel Officers is credited with arresting a parole violator with several outstanding felony warrants after corralling him inside the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel.
This weekend, track workers poured concrete around newly laid track just north of the Atlantic Av-Pacific St station on the <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/d.png" alt="D Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/n.png" alt="N Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> lines.
This Sunday, May 6, New York City will host the TD Bank Five Boro Bike Tour. The best way to get to the tour is by train. Here are some tips.
In an effort to keep traffic moving, the 37th Street entrance to the Queens Midtown Tunnel is being reopened to cars only weekdays between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m.
Work equipment plays a vital role in maintaining safe, reliable service across the entire subway system.

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