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Press Release
October 23, 2014
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FASTRACK Comes to the 456 Lexington Av Line

On Monday, October 27, MTA New York City Transit brings FASTRACK to the 4 Subway Line Icon5 Subway Line Icon6 Subway Line Icon lines in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Press Release
October 22, 2014
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Subway Ridership Breaks Records

Ridership on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) New York City Subway system reached unprecedented milestones in September, breaking the previous single-day ridership record five times in a single month.

Newly available figures show 6,106,694 customers rode the subway on Tuesday, Sept. 23, making it the highest ridership ever since daily figures were first recorded in 1985. Four other September days also saw more than 6 million customers, and the 149 million customers over the month were more than in any other September in more than 60 years.

Press Release
October 17, 2014
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Planned Service Changes for the 7 Line For Five Fall Weekends

MTA New York City Transit announces this coming weekend will be the first of five planned service suspensions on the 7 Subway Line Icon line between Queensboro Plaza and Times Square this fall, due to the continued installation of CBTC (Communications-Based Train Control) and the replacement of critical track panels along the Flushing Line.

Press Release
October 16, 2014
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Weekend Subway Service Advisory

Customers may visit our website at www.mta.info and check out “The Weekender,” accessible by clicking “The Weekender” tab located within the Service Status Menu. The Weekender makes it easy for subway riders to visualize exactly how weekend work will affect subway service

Press Release
October 16, 2014
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Gov. Cuomo Announces Wireless Service And New "Transit Wireless WiFi" in Queens And Manhattan Subway Stations

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Transit Wireless’ completion of a major expansion of wireless and Wi-Fi service in subway stations, extending underground connectivity to 11 new Manhattan stations and 29 more in Queens, and connecting a total 47 million riders monthly. The completion of Phases I and II are part of seven phases to wire all 277 underground stations by 2017, and work has already begun to bring another 39 stations online by spring 2015.

Press Release
October 9, 2014
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Weekend Subway Service Advisory

Customers may visit our website at www.mta.info and check out “The Weekender,” accessible by clicking “The Weekender” tab located within the Service Status Menu. The Weekender makes it easy for subway riders to visualize exactly how weekend work will affect subway service

Press Release
October 9, 2014
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MTA Service Advisory for the Staten Island Half Marathon

The Staten Island Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to12:30 p.m. Scheduled just three weeks before the TCS New York City Marathon, the Staten Island Half is a perfect tune-up for NYRR’s flagship event and features fabulous views of New York Harbor and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.

Press Release
October 8, 2014
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Manhattan-bound 104 St and 88 St A Line Stations To Close for Three Months for Renewal

MTA New York City Transit announces the closure of the Manhattan-bound platforms at 104 St-Oxford Avenue and 88 St-Boyd Avenue stations on the A Subway Line Icon line, as part of an ongoing major $39 million renewal project at five stations along the Liberty Avenue Line: 80 St-Hudson Street, 88 St-Boyd Avenue, Rockaway Blvd, 104 St-Oxford Avenue, and 111 St-Greenwood Avenue.

Press Release
October 6, 2014
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MTA Issues Update to Popular Night Map for Subway Service
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has released the fourth and latest version of MTA New York City Transit’s night map, a popular guide for customers who use the subway system between midnight and 6 a.m.  
Press Release
October 3, 2014
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Weekend Subway Service Advisory

Customers may visit our website at www.mta.info and check out “The Weekender,” accessible by clicking “The Weekender” tab located within the Service Status Menu. The Weekender makes it easy for subway riders to visualize exactly how weekend work will affect subway service

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