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Go Green to the Black at Bethpage State Park August 21-26 on the LIRR.
In preparation for the possibility of heavy rains and high winds this weekend, the MTA is making the following preparations:
Work in Brooklyn, Manhattan and the Bronx included pouring new concrete and repairing tracks as well as structural work repairing station columns.
If you have yet to visit historic Governors Island……well, you should.
For the first time, LIRR customers are able to buy their train tickets online and print them out or display it on a smart phone under a new pilot program with CooCoo.
MTA New York City Transit's Paratransit Division has extended its pilot program for Access-A-Ride (AAR) customers to use a pre-paid Chase Visa Card to pay for yellow taxi service on regularly scheduled, pre-planned trips.
Work continues on the Second Avenue Subway as we inch closer to the December 2016 completion date. Watch how we're blasting our way through Manhattan schist to create the future 72nd Street station. <a href="">Click here to watch the video.</a>
Famed photographer O. Winston Link may be better known for his 1950's black and white photographs of steam powered railroad cars but he also played an important role at Bridges and Tunnels, chronicling its bridges throughout the 1960s.
This week, the MTA marked the completion of work to rehabilitate seven stations along the West End <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/d.png" alt="D Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> Line in Brooklyn with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Bay Parkway Station.
Metro-North Railroad has initiated an emergency repair project to rebuild and reinforce the Grand Central Terminal viaduct, which was damaged by a wayward truck on Tuesday.
Nothing against Yankees centerfielder Curtis Granderson, but on Monday, July 16th, it was New York City Transit Bus Operator Stephen St. Bernard who made the catch of a lifetime.
The MTA has re-opened the connection between the Fulton Street <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/a.png" alt="A Subway Line Symbol" border="0"><img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/c.png" alt="C Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> Station mezzanine and the <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/j.png" alt="J Subway Line Symbol" border="0"><img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/z.png" alt="Z Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> Station southbound platform to the public.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is seeking proposals from experienced developers and retail operators for the long-term master leasing of the Fulton Center.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) recognized agency-wide contributions to a safer work environment at the 15th annual Chairman’s Safety Awards earlier this week.
The addition of the Apple Store to Grand Central is the latest step in the ongoing rejuvenation of Grand Central that was fostered by MTA Metro-North Railroad’s rehabilitation of the Terminal in the 1990s.
<p> <em>FASTRACK</em>, wrapped up a weeklong stint along the Sixth Avenue <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 in stations and tunnels between 59th Street-Columbus Circle and West 4th Street.</p> <p>Once again, hundreds of Transit workers inspected, repaired, maintained, cleaned and painted subway infrastructure in stations and tunnels between 59th Street-Columbus Circle and West 4th Street.</p>
Seven Machines Have Dug 13 Miles of New Tunnels Under New York City
The MTA has released its 2013 Preliminary Budget and July Financial Plan for 2013-2016. The budget remains balanced, but long-term challenges persist.
Bridge and Tunnel Officer Eddie N. Fung spent four hours trying to keep a despondent man from jumping off the upper level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge -; and succeeded. Yet he doesn't consider himself a hero.