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Press Release
December 19, 2008
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Service Advisory: Several Planned Subway Maintenance Work Canceled
As a result of the ongoing inclement weather, MTA New York City Transit has canceled some of the scheduled maintenance work for this weekend. From Press Release #208 dated December 18, work on the 2 4 D N lines has been canceled. With the exception of scheduled work on F L Q lines, however, subways will operate normal service.
Press Release
December 18, 2008
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SERVICE ADVISORY: Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service On The 24DFLNQR
Because of capital construction work on the NYC Transit subway system, the following changes will be in place over the weekend. This work is part of NYC Transit's ongoing $10 billion Capital Rebuilding Program aimed at upgrading and maintaining our tracks, stations and signal systems in order to continue to provide our customers with safe and reliable service.

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From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, December 20 and Sunday, December 21, Manhattan-bound 2 trains skip Burke Avenue, Allerton Avenue, Pelham Parkway and Bronx Park East due to track work.

Press Release
December 18, 2008
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MTA NYC Transit Prepares To Keep Subways and Buses Working During Winter Weather
When the weather outside turns frightful... Well, that's when the city's mass transit system is needed most, and with the timely deployment of personnel and equipment, MTA New York City Transit's Departments of Subways and Buses follow well-established plans designed to keep the city's transit services up and running during even the worst winter storms.
Press Release
December 18, 2008
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NYCT, TWU Issue Proposals For Increased Bus Operator Safety

Policy Changes Come in Wake of Murder of Bus Operator Edwin Thomas

Press Release
December 15, 2008
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Subway Rider Report Card Results Are In For 5
MTA New York City Transit received 1,810 Rider Report Cards from customers on the second annual survey to gauge customer satisfaction with 5 subway service. The overall grade of "C-minus" was the same as last year's. Also, the customer satisfaction index of 86% was slightly lower than last year's 87%. Respondents sent in 1,746 report cards by mail and 64 via the internet grading 21 separate service attributes on the line, which runs from Eastchester-Dyre Avenue in the Northeast Bronx to Brooklyn College-Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn.
Press Release
December 11, 2008
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Subway Rider Report Card Results Are In For J/Z
On the second go around to gauge subway rider satisfaction with J/Z subway service, MTA New York City Transit received 1,371 Rider Report Cards in October from customers, who boosted the overall grade to a "C" compared to last year's grade of "C-minus." This represents an increase in the satisfaction index of 91% over last year's 89%. Respondents sent in 1,304 report cards by mail and 67 arrived via the internet grading 21 separate service attributes on the line which connects Jamaica, Queens and Lower Manhattan.
Press Release
December 11, 2008
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Service Advisory: Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service on the 24ACDFLNQR
Because of capital construction work on the NYC Transit subway system, the following changes will be in place over the weekend. This work is part of NYC Transit's ongoing $10 billion Capital Rebuilding Program aimed at upgrading and maintaining our tracks, stations and signal systems in order to continue to provide our customers with safe and reliable service.

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From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, December 13 and Sunday, December 14, 2 trains skip Bronx Park East, Pelham Parkway, Allerton, and Burke Avenues due to track work.

Press Release
December 5, 2008
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Second Annual Rider Report Card Results Are In For 4 Lexington Avenue Line
Riders who use one of MTA New York City Transit's busiest and most crowded subway routes downgraded the 4 this year after results were tabulated for the Second Annual Rider Report Card. The overall grade of "C-minus" was down from the "C" posted in 2007. This drop resulted directly from riders grading "Adequate room on board at rush hour" a "D-minus" this year compared to a grade of "D" in 2007.
Press Release
December 4, 2008
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SERVICE ADVISORY: Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service on the 123456ACDFLNQR

Because of capital construction work on the NYC Transit subway system, the following changes will be in place over the weekend. This work is part of NYC Transit's ongoing $10 billion Capital Rebuilding Program aimed at upgrading and maintaining our tracks, stations and signal systems in order to continue to provide our customers with safe and reliable service.

Press Release
December 4, 2008
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Riders Asked To Rate R Line in Second Round of MTA New York City Transit Rider Report Cards
In our continuing effort to solicit feedback from our customers, MTA New York City Transit is again distributing Rider Report Cards throughout the system. Riders on the R are next in line of NYC Transit's over five million daily subway customers asked to rate the progress of their line since the initial round of report cards was distributed in July 2007.

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