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Summer is in full swing and Metro-North Railroad is your way to the fun and cultural offerings throughout the region. The Railroad is offering savings on three daily getaways and hassle-free ways to get you to all of them. With packages available for Rye Playland, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival and The Wassaic Project there are entertainment options that are sure to please everyone.
Some quick-thinking Bridge and Tunnel Officers saved more than a dozen people from a raging fire in a four-story apartment building near the Queens Midtown Tunnel Wednesday morning.
The MTA's new budget plan includes a number of service enhancements for New York City Transit, Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Railroad customers.
Metro-North To Slash Parking Rates in West of Hudson Territory Parking Fee Savings Make Metro-North Railroad Even More Attractive
LIRR customers will once again be able to travel on the weekends along the West Hempstead branch thanks to a proposed service enhancement package in the MTA's 2015 budget plan.
MTA's 2015 budget includes a number of service enhancements for New York City Transit customers -- including extended weekend service on the J line and two new Select Bus Service routes.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced a series of new and enhanced safety initiatives to better ensure the safety of its customers and employees. The safety investments are based on new mandates; recommendations by governmental bodies; compliance with existing laws, policies and procedures; and new MTA initiatives such as those supporting New York City’s “Vision Zero” initiative.
MTA’s Proposed 2015 Budget and Four Year Financial Plan Maintain Fare and Toll Increases at Projected Levels
MTA’s Proposed 2015 Budget and Four Year Financial Plan Maintain Fare and Toll Increases at Projected Levels
MTA’s Proposed 2015 Budget and Four Year Financial Plan Maintain Fare and Toll Increases at Projected Levels
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today released its Proposed 2015 Budget and Four-Year Financial Plan, which includes budget projections through 2018. The plan assumes an average $260 million annual increase to labor costs as a result of recent labor settlements, but the plan proposes to pay for those costs without increasing the previously announced 2015 and 2017 fare and toll increase proposals, which in February were reduced by nearly half to the rate of inflation.
We're putting repairs on the FASTRACK as program returns to A B C D In Upper Manhattan. FASTRACK is a subway maintenance, cleaning, and repair program that shuts down segments of a subway line for several hours over consecutive weeknights or weekend days, allowing our employees to perform a number of critical maintenance jobs.
FASTRACK — MTA New York City Transit's aggressive maintenance program — returned to the E line iconF line iconM line icon R line icon between Queens and Manhattan this week. Beginning Monday, July 21, train service was suspended for four consecutive nights along a five-mile section of the normally bustling Queens Boulevard line between Roosevelt Av and 5 Av/53 St on the E line and 21 St-Queensbridge on the F line
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for July 25 - July 28
A Weekend At Work Photos for July 19 - July 20, 2014 along 7 Line
G Greenpoint Tube Set to Close Next Friday Night for Five Weeks of Fix&Fortify Sandy-Related Repairs
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for July 18 - July 21
FASTRACK Returns to the E F M R Queens Blvd Line
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, MTA Chairman and CEO Thomas F. Prendergast, and United Transportation Union President Anthony Simon, representing a coalition of eight Long Island Rail Road labor unions, have announced an agreement to settle a four-year-old contract dispute between the MTA and the unions. The agreement provides the 17 percent wage increase recommended by the Presidential Emergency Board, and includes the first-ever healthcare contributions from the 5,400 workers that make up the eight unions while protecting commuters and the MTA’s long-term financial stability.
The MTA wants the public's input on how to prepare for the future of transportation. The general public, as well as invited experts can provide input at next week's Transportation Reinvention Commission meetings.

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