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Press Release
July 21, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Announces New Real-Time Bus Ridership Tracker on Web and App

 

View Video of App Demonstration Here


View Photos from Today's Event Here


View New Marketing Video Featuring President of MTA Bus Company Here


Download Latest Version of MYmta app Here

Press Release
July 21, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Announces Major Acceleration of New Elevator Installations at Brooklyn Subway Station

MTA Taking Advantage of Low Ridership & Overnight Closure During COVID-19 Pandemic to Advance Installation of Elevators at 59 St nr by 11 Months, to October 2020  

Press Release
July 20, 2020
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MTA to Begin Rehabilitation Work on F Line’s Rutgers Tube Between Brooklyn and Manhattan

 Rutgers Is Final Tunnel Damaged During Superstorm Sandy to Undergo Wholesale Rehabilitation Work, Which Will Be Quickest of All Tunnel Restorations

Work to Begin in August 2020 and Wrap Up Next Spring

Project Will Draw on Lessons Learned During the l Project Work to Reduce Impacts to Train Service

Press Release
July 20, 2020
IMMEDIATE
TRANSCRIPT: NYC Transit Interim President Feinberg Appears Live on PIX 11 Morning News

NYC Transit Interim President Sarah Feinberg appeared on PIX 11 Morning News with Dan Mannarino to discuss transit plans as New York City enters Phase 4 reopening.

A transcript of the interview appears below.

Press Release
July 20, 2020
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TRANSCRIPT: NYC Transit Interim President Feinberg Appears Live on FOX-5’s Good Day New York

NYC Transit Interim President Sarah Feinberg appeared on FOX 5’s “Good Day New York” with Rosanna Scotto and Lori Stokes to discuss to discuss transit plans as New York City enters Phase 4 reopening.

A transcript of the interview appears below.

Lori Stokes: As the city pushes into Phase 4 reopening, the MTA is ready, continuing to make, to make travel safer for riders.

Press Release
July 15, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Announces OMNY Now Activated at all Bronx Subway Stations

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced that the OMNY contactless fare payment system has been activated at all subways stations in the Bronx, following reader activations at Grand Concourse stations last week. More than 60% of all subway stations are now equipped with OMNY, with 2,820 OMNY readers systemwide.

Press Release
July 8, 2020
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New York City Transit Customer Service Center Opens by Appointment Only with COVID Protections in Place

 

Following Pandemic Reopening, Center Features Service by Appointment Only to Reduce Waiting Times and Crowding

New Protections Include Plexiglass Barriers and Social Distancing Guidelines

See Photos of the Customer Service Center Here

Press Release
July 7, 2020
IMMEDIATE
TRANSCRIPT: NYC Transit Interim President Sarah Feinberg Appears on PIX11

NYC Transit Interim President Sarah Feinberg appeared on PIX11’s News at 5 with Tamsen Fadal and John Muller to discuss the impact on transit of New York City’s Phase 3 reopening.

A transcript of the interview appears below.

Press Release
July 7, 2020
IMMEDIATE
TRANSCRIPT: NYC Transit Interim President Sarah Feinberg Appears on NY1

NYC Transit Interim President Sarah Feinberg appeared on NY1's "Mornings on 1" with Pat Kiernan this morning to discuss the agency’s ongoing response to COVID-19 as New York City enters Phase 3 reopening.

A transcript of the interview appears below.

Press Release
July 7, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Deploying 9,000 New Digital Screens Systemwide with Real-Time, Location-Specific Information for Customers

 With Subway Ridership Hitting 1.1 Million, Thousands of New Digital Screens Will Put More Information Directly in the Hands of Riders to Better Navigate System

New Digital Features Include Real-Time Service Changes, Dynamic Service Alternatives, Train Arrivals at Nearby Stations, and Nearby Bus Routes

Number of Digital Screens with Advanced Technology Packages Will More Than Triple by Next Summer
 

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