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Spring into Spectacular Savings with LIRR’s Special Ticket Package Offer

It’s been a long winter and MTA’s Long Island Rail Road is here to help welcome the warmer weather by offering special ticket packages to New York City’s biggest new show, New York Spring Spectacular, premiering March 12 at Radio City Music Hall. For a limited time, customers can save $10 on tickets to select performances to this brand-new, live theatrical production starring Tony Award winning actress Laura Benanti, Emmy Award winning choreographer Derek Hough and the legendary Rockettes.

Behind the Scenes: Track Work in Grand Central

From a distance the scene mirrors something out of a Hollywood science-fiction movie shoot: a powerful floodlight illuminating heavy machinery and a crew clad in reflective orange garb moving with flawless precision. But there are no actors here: only employees who spend every weekend in Grand Central working to improve Metro-North's infrastructure as we continue to focus on improving safety and reliability.

FASTRACK Returns to 456 Lexington Av Lines

On Monday, March 9, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to Manhattan stations along the [4][5][6] lines. For four consecutive weeknights from Monday, March 9, to early Friday morning, March 13, [4][5][6] trains will run express in both directions between 125 St and Grand Central-42 St. [5] service ends early in Manhattan each night.

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for March 6 - March 9

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for March 6 - March 9

New York Transit Museum Launches Redesigned Online Store

The Museum Store site has a new user-friendly interface with larger graphics, brighter visuals and a navigable menu that makes shopping for the Store’s hundreds of items easier and faster.

Hugh L. Carey Tunnel Nightly Tube Closures For Sandy Repair Work Through 2018

Hugh L. Carey Tunnel Nightly Tube Closures For Sandy Repair Work Through 2018

“Courtesy Counts” Campaign Comes to Buses

“Courtesy Counts” Campaign Comes to Buses

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper Level Replacement Work Moves To Roadway Construction Phase

MTA Bridges and Tunnels said Friday the next phase of construction work in the $235.7 million Verrazano-Narrows Bridge upper level deck replacement project is set to begin with the demolition of the original 1960s-era roadway and installation of a lighter-weight, longer-lasting steel orthotropic deck. A new seventh roadway lane, which will be used as a Bus/HOV lane, will also be constructed.

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for February 27 - March 2

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for February 27 - March 2

MTA Names Board Room and Unveils Plaque to Commemorate First Chairman William Ronan

William Ronan, the first chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, was memorialized on Wednesday by a plaque at the MTA’s new board room and in remarks by Chairman Tom Prendergast and Ronan’s daughter, Diana Ronan Quasha.

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