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Extra Getaway Services on Friday, August 29, Start the Weekend

The LIRR and Metro-North will provide 27 additional early-afternoon trains from Manhattan on Friday, August 30, for customers planning an early getaway for the Labor Day Weekend. For more information, please see the attached press releases from the LIRR and Metro-North. On Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2, Metro-North will operate on a Sunday schedule, and the LIRR will operate on a Sunday/holiday schedule.

$4.9 Million in Enhancements Planned for Routes in All Five New York City Boroughs

New routes, extensions and stops are among the bus enhancements customers will get to use on Sunday, August 31. One example will be the M12 route on the Far West Side of Manhattan to meet a demand for public transportation in an area of Manhattan that has experienced significant residential and commercial growth.

Special Service Advisory for “We Will Not Go Back” March in Staten Island on Saturday, August 23

The MTA has a service plan to help Staten Island customers who may be impacted by potential street closures in and around the vicinity of the St. George Ferry Terminal due to tomorrow’s planned march,

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for August 22 - August 25

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for August 22 - August 25

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge 50th Anniversary Celebration Kicks Off With Staten Island Historical Society Exhibit

The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge's almost 50-year history is a visually stunning one. And, what better way to kick off the span's silver anniversary than with an exhibit of historic photographs and artifacts? That's just what MTA Bridge and Tunnel officials did on Tuesday at the Staten Island Historical Society in Historic Richmond Town.

FASTRACK Success on the A C E 8th Avenue Lines

FASTRACK Success on the A C E

New York City Transit and Long Island Rail Road Can Get You to Mets-Willets Point, Just Steps from US Open

As tennis fever grips the New York area, the MTA wants to help get you to all the action without worrying about the hassles of parking and traffic. US Open fans have a few mass transit options to get within walking distance of USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Take the LIRR to U.S. Open Tennis at Flushing Meadows Park

Tennis fever is about to grip New York and MTA Long Island Rail Road will be providing extra train service to Mets-Willets Point Station in Queens to get fans to the U.S. Open Tennis Tournament beginning with the first pre-tournament event on Tuesday, August 19 through the championship showdowns that wrap up on Monday, September 8.

MetroCard Vending Machines Undergo Scheduled Software Upgrade

ADVISORY: MetroCard Vending Machines Undergo Scheduled Software Upgrade Only Cash Transactions Accepted During Systemwide Update Early Saturday

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for August 15 - August 18

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for August 15 - August 18

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