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Press Release
May 16, 2008
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MTA Staten Island Railway Introduces Get-A-Way Service

Bringing Extra Service Before Holidays

Staten Island customers looking to get a head start on their celebrations will be able to catch earlier afternoon express train service on the day before select holidays, NYC Transit announced today. Beginning on Friday, May 23, 2008, the Staten Island Railway (SIR) will start Early Departure "Get-a-Way" service.

Press Release
May 15, 2008
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MTA NYC Transit Installs ADA Elevators at 135th St. (Lenox Avenue) on 2 and 3

A major subway stop in Central Harlem is receiving a long-awaited upgrade with the installation of two accessible elevators and a number of other important features valuable to seniors and the mobility impaired, MTA New York City Transit officials announced. The 135th Street/Lenox Ave. station on the 2 3 line serves Harlem Hospital, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and a major residential development.

Press Release
May 9, 2008
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Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service on the 12346ACDEFGNR

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 12:01 a.m. Saturday, May 10 to 5 a.m. Monday, May 12, uptown 12 trains skip 79th and 86th Streets due to station rehabilitation at 96th Street.

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Press Release
May 9, 2008
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7 Post Game Express Now Stops at Court Square on Game Nights

Beginning tonight immediately after the Mets game, Manhattan-bound 7 Express trains will make one additional stop at the 45th Rd./Court House Square Station. The station, located in Long Island City, will be added to Post Game Express stops at Willets Point, 61st Street/Woodside, Queensboro Plaza, Grand Central, Fifth Avenue and Times Square.

Press Release
May 9, 2008
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Riders to Grade NYC Transit Bronx Local Bus Service

Beginning Monday, May 12 and continuing through Friday, May 23, Bronx local bus customers will have the opportunity to rate their rides when Bus Rider Report Cards are distributed along routes borough-wide, MTA New York City Transit announced. The distribution will start at the transportation hub at 149th Street and Third Avenue.

Press Release
May 1, 2008
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Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service on the 123567ACFGJLNR

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 12:01 a.m. Saturday, May 3 to 5 a.m. Monday, May 5, uptown 12 trains skip 79th and 86th Streets due to station rehabilitation at 96th Street.

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Press Release
April 24, 2008
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Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service on the 123456ACDEFGLNQR

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 12:01 a.m. Saturday, April 26 to 5 a.m. Monday, April 28, downtown 12 trains skip 66th, 59th and 50th Streets due to station rehabilitation at 59th Street.

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Press Release
April 17, 2008
IMMEDIATE
Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service on the 234567ACGJNR

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 12:01 a.m. Saturday, April 19 to 5 a.m. Monday, April 21, Manhattan-bound 24 trains run express from Franklin Avenue to Atlantic Avenue due to hydraulics work at Atlantic Avenue.

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Press Release
April 17, 2008
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Riders to Grade NYC Transit Queens Local Bus Service

Beginning Tuesday, April 22 and continuing through May 7, Queens local bus customers will have the opportunity to rate their rides when Bus Rider Report Cards are handed out throughout the borough, MTA New York City Transit announced. The distribution on both MTA NYC Transit and MTA Bus routes will start at Queensboro Plaza and Queensbridge during the morning rush hour.

Press Release
April 16, 2008
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MTA NYC Transit Tests New Mercedes-Benz Articulated Bus in Customer Service

This morning, MTA New York City Transit is introducing into service a sleek new, low-floor, high capacity articulated bus manufactured by Mercedes-Benz. The nearly 60-foot long Citaro coach will be evaluated for the next 30 days along several New York City bus routes in Manhattan and the Bronx in order to determine its suitability for service.

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