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MTA Chairman Resigns

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Joseph J. Lhota is resigning from his positions at the MTA, effective at close of business on Dec. 31st.

MTA Adopts Fare Increases for 2013

The MTA Board has approved the agency's 2013 budget and four-year financial plan, preserving the continuing roll-out of subway, bus and railroad service increases identified last spring, and adopting a fare and toll increase that was proposed in October and amended over recent weeks in response to public comment.

MTA New York City Transit Expands FASTRACK Program for 2013

Successful Subway Maintenance Program Moves to Upper Manhattan, the Bronx and Queens

Make Merry with Metro-North's Special Holiday Service

Celebrating, shopping, sightseeing or visiting, Metro-North keeps you moving

Transit Museum Donates To Rockaway Rebuilding

In a ceremony at the current terminal of the temporary free H subway shuttle, Gabrielle Shubert, the Director of the New York Transit Museum, and Darren Kornblut, Manager of the Museum's online store presented a check worth $15,000 to The Graybeards, a not-for-profit organization working to rebuild the Rockaways after extensive damage suffered during Hurricane Sandy.

MTA Continues Offering MetroCard Advertising

Don't be surprised if you get a MetroCard swathed in green this holiday season. It means your MetroCard carries one of the second crop of advertisements to appear under the MTA's new effort to raise revenue by selling ad space on MetroCards.

Rockaway Transfer Window Extended

To make traveling easier for commuters who live in the Rockaways but need to travel to other parts of Queens, to Brooklyn or Manhattan, MTA Bus Company, New York City Transit and Nassau Inter-County Express (NICE) have made the necessary software changes to allow three legged (one-fare) transfers and a three-hour transfer period between some buses and subways.

Free Transfer for Staten Island Veterans

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced today that, beginning Monday, December 17, it will add a free transfer to the B70 bus from the S53 to provide Staten Island veterans access to the Brooklyn VA Hospital without having to pay an additional fare.

Weekend at Work: December 7-10, 2012

<p>This weekend, we repaired tracks south of 167th Street on the <img src="/siteimages/subwaybullets/d.png" alt="D Subway Line Symbol" border="0"> in the Bronx.</p>

Lost or Stolen MetroCard? File a Claim Online

The MTA is making it easier to file a claim if the 30-day unlimited MetroCard<sup>&#174;</sup> or 7-day Express Bus Plus MetroCard you purchased with a credit or debit card at an MTA vending machine is ever lost or stolen.