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Press Release
August 31, 2015
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MTA New York City Transit Introduces Bicycle Racks To Buses

Starting on Sunday, September 6, MTA New York City Transit will add bicycle racks on two Staten Island bus routes, the first time that such equipment has been made available for public use on NYC Transit.

The yearlong Bike & Ride pilot will roll out on the S53 and S93 routes, which run between Staten Island and the Bay Ridge section of Brooklyn over the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. The two lines were chosen for their safe access to current and planned bicycle paths, ridership and routes, which serve a major college campus where bicycling is a popular commuting option.

Press Release
August 27, 2015
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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
August 27, 2015
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New York City Transit’s WWII Memorial Relocated to 130 Livingston Street

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has relocated a memorial honoring World War II service members of New York City Transit to the front lobby of 130 Livingston Street in Brooklyn.

The large stone memorial features the names of 85 employees superimposed onto a world map. It was previously installed outside the main entrance at 370 Jay Street, which was the former headquarters for NYC Transit. It was dismantled earlier this year and reassembled in June at 130 Livingston Street, which currently houses several Transit departments.

Press Release
August 20, 2015
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MTA NYCT Service Advisory: No 45 Service Between Manhattan and Brooklyn

Due to Con Edison power issues affecting signal power inside the Joralemon Tube, the following service changes are in effect:

Press Release
August 20, 2015
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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
August 16, 2015
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Advisory: Queens Boulevard Subway Lines Will Be Delayed During Weekday Rush Hours

Subway customers who take the E Subway Line Icon, F Subway Line Icon, M Subway Line Icon and R Subway Line Icon trains along the Queens Boulevard line should prepare for delays and possible crowding during weekday rush hours starting Monday, Aug. 17 through Friday, Sept. 4.

Press Release
August 14, 2015
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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
August 14, 2015
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FASTRACK Comes to the 123 in Manhattan and Brooklyn

For the first time this year, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to stations along the 1 Subway Line Icon2 Subway Line Icon3 Subway Line Icon lines between Midtown Manhattan and Downtown Brooklyn for two consecutive weeks. Beginning Monday, August 17, from 10 p.m.

Press Release
August 11, 2015
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James L. Ferrara Named Interim President of MTA New York City Transit

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chairman and CEO Thomas F. Prendergast has named James L. Ferrara as Interim President of MTA New York City Transit (NYCT), the agency which operates subway, bus and paratransit service in the city of New York.

Press Release
August 6, 2015
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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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