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Press Release
February 12, 2016
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REVISED: 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
February 11, 2016
IMMEDIATE
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
February 9, 2016
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MTA New York City Transit’s First Hackathon Seeks Data-Centric Bus Fans to Transform Staten Island Transit Network

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is looking for bus enthusiasts with a knack for coding to take on the challenge of transforming Staten Island’s transit infrastructure.

MTA New York City Transit is hosting its first bus hackathon, a one-day event in March to gather ideas and proposals for improving Staten Island’s transit network by applying technology to ridership and performance data that will be released to the public for the first time. The hackathon is a partnership with the TransitCenter and New York University’s Rudin Center for Transportation.

Press Release
February 6, 2016
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MTA Announces Plan to Engage with Community on L Train Tunnel Reconstruction Work

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has developed a plan to engage in detailed community consultation on how to proceed with necessary repairs for the Canarsie Tubes, which carry the L Subway train under the East River between Brooklyn and Manhattan.

Press Release
February 5, 2016
IMMEDIATE
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
January 28, 2016
IMMEDIATE
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
January 27, 2016
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MTA Bans Hoverboards from Trains, Buses and Stations

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced that possession of hoverboards aboard trains or buses or at stations of the New York City Subway, New York City Buses, Long Island Rail Road, Metro-North Railroad, Staten Island Railway or Access-A-Ride is prohibited. The MTA is promoting the ban through a new MTA advertising campaign using the now-famous “bubble people,” with the headline: Hoverboards Not Allowed.

Press Release
January 22, 2016
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MTA Bus Adds Service to Popular Q70 Route to La Guardia Airport

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Bus Company is adding service to meet rising customer demand for the Q70 Limited bus that links La Guardia Airport with regional transit hubs in Woodside and Jackson Heights.

Press Release
January 22, 2016
IMMEDIATE
Weekend Subway Service Advisory

NOTE: All weekend work has been canceled due to the pending snow storm. Long term projects/closures listed below remain.

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 riders to visualize exactly how weekend work will affect subway service.

Press Release
January 22, 2016
IMMEDIATE
Renewal Project Continues at Ditmas Av F Station amid Culver Line Work

Beginning 5 a.m., Tuesday, January 26, the southbound platform of the Ditmas Av F Subway station on the Culver Line in Brooklyn will be closed at all hours as work continues on a station renewal project at the station. All southbound trains will bypass the station during this time.

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