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It was 45 years ago this September that the piers for the “new” Cross Bay Bridge appeared in Jamaica Bay. The photos shown here are from the MTA Bridges and Tunnels’ Special Archive collection, and illustrate different views of the bridge under construction.
Station Superintendent Thomas H. Merrick began his Transit career as a Railroad Clerk on June 23, 1948.
MTA railroads will provide extra service on Friday, August 30, to help customers get a head start on the long holiday weekend. All MTA services will operate on reduced schedules on Labor Day.
Album cover art is one of the most iconic visual representations of twentieth century pop culture, and musicians time and again have chosen the subway to craft their image. Album Tracks: Subway Record Covers, an exhibition at the New York Transit Museum showcasing album artwork featuring the New York City subway and elevated system.
AT&T and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority today released the 49 new apps designed to help improve commutes for millions of subway, bus and rail riders, and opened public voting for New Yorkers to select their favorite transit tool.
MTA New York City Transit maintenance forces just completed a project that saw the change out of a set of track switches just outside of the 2 Line terminal at East 241st Street and White Plains Road in the Bronx.
Work continues to progress as MTA New York City Transit wrapped up the seventh week of the Fix&Fortify effort at the Greenpoint Tube.
Take Metro-North to the 36th Annual Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival for three days of fun, September 6, 7 & 8, 2013.
We're putting repairs on the FASTRACK on the in A Washington Heights/Inwood, Weeknights, 10 PM to 5 AM • Mon to Fri • Aug 26 - 30.
Fourteen months of Sandy-related repairs in the Montague Tubes bring with it, the latest version of MTA New York City Transit's night map.
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The next segment of a $40 million facelift of the Massapequa Station got underway Wednesday, August 21, 2013, as the LIRR continues the work it began in the spring on a two-year rehabilitation project of the station.
The Long Island Rail Road and New York City Transit are serving up aces with frequent service to the 132nd U.S. Open Tennis tournament at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadow-Corona Park beginning with the start of qualifying rounds today, Tuesday, August 20 right through to the tournament finals on September 9.
7 Line Extension 90 Percent Complete
The gleaming, contemporary West Haven Station, situated between New Haven and Milford stations on the New Haven Line, is opening for business on Sunday, August 18th.
Summer’s Winding Down: Time to Hit the Beach!
Central Av. M Station Reopens Following Rehab
A comprehensive track reconstruction project underway in the Bronx is being expanded and extended and, to continue to support this work, a systemwide schedule change will take effect August 19.
Greenpoint Tunnel Work Moves Ahead
FASTRACK Returns to Queens on the E/M/R

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