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Press Release
May 29, 2014
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FASTRACK Returns to the NQR Lines
On Monday, June 2, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to Manhattan stations along the
Press Release
May 29, 2014
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MTA New York City Transit Resumes 7 Flushing Line Weekend Service Shutdowns
Press Release
May 23, 2014
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Utica Av AC Station Becomes the 82nd Fully ADA Accessible Subway Station
MTA New York City Transit announced the completion of a vital project that now allows customers at the Utica Av A Subway Line IconC Subway Line Icon station to use three new ADA-accessible elevators to reach the platforms  from the street level to both northbound and southbound platforms.  The elevators will open for service Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m.
Press Release
May 23, 2014
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MTA Arts for Transit Chooses 23 Groups and Individuals to Join Music Under New York Program
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Arts for Transit & Urban Design today announced that 23 performers and groups have been accepted into the Music Under New York program. The musicians were chosen from approximately 60 acts that performed before judges at the program’s 27th annual auditions on May 13 in Grand Central Terminal, where Arts for Transit also unveiled a new logo and brand identity for the program by the design firm Pentagram.
Press Release
May 23, 2014
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MTA Second Avenue Subway Launches New Exhibit: En Route: The Techniques and Technologies Used to Build the Second Avenue Subway
Have you ever wondered how a complex project like building a new subway is done?  Now you can find out by visiting the MTA Second Avenue Subway Community Information Center (CIC), which just unveiled its new exhibit - En Route: The Techniques and Technologies Used to Build the Second Avenue Subway.  The exhibit opens to the general public today.  The CIC is located at 1628 Second Avenue, between 84th and 85th Streets.
Press Release
May 22, 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
May 15, 2014
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FASTRACK Returns to the ACBD in Upper Manhattan
Press Release
May 15, 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
May 14, 2014
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MTA New York City Transit to Increase Fall 2014 Service on LM Lines Based on Ridership Growth

MTA New York City Transit plans to increase service this fall to the L Subway Line IconM Subway Line Icon lines that serve thousands of customers in growing neighborhoods throughout Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan. NYC Transit is adding service to these lines based on analysis of schedules and increased ridership demand.

Press Release
May 13, 2014
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New Artwork Installed in Times Square Lightbox
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Arts for Transit & Urban Design announced today the installation of a photographic artwork, “New York City, after George Bellows,” by artist Vik Muniz in its outdoor Times Square lightbox. Muniz used torn strips of magazine pages to remake George Bellows' famous 1911 painting of Times Square and then photographed the resulting collage. This post-modern take on Bellows’ “New York” melds subject with a technique appropriate for a portrayal of the teeming streets of the city.

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