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Press Release
December 11, 2015
IMMEDIATE
MTA New York City Transit Completes Comprehensive Review of AC Subway Lines

MTA New York City Transit has completed a full, end-to-end review of the A SubwayC Subway Lines, the fourth such comprehensive study joining previous reviews of the F Subway, L Subway, and G Subway lines.

Press Release
December 10, 2015
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MTA New York City Transit Records Highest Modern One-Day Subway Ridership

Preliminary data shows the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) reached a new modern record when 6,217,621 customers entered the MTA New York City Transit subway system on Thursday, October 29, 2015. The subway system carried 50,000 more customers that day than at its previous record peak, just one year earlier.

Press Release
December 10, 2015
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
December 4, 2015
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MTA NYCT Service Advisory: Countdown Clocks Offline Saturday for Maintenance and Testing

Train arrival information on Countdown Clocks and the mobile app, Subway Time, will not be available between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., on Saturday, December 5, while testing takes place. During this procedure, countdown clocks will be offline because no train data will be fed to the display signs and the app. Customers should be advised that:

Press Release
December 4, 2015
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57 MTA New York City Transit Employees Honored for Exemplary Work, Actions

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today presented 57 New York City Transit workers with commendations for going above the call of duty to aid customers and law enforcement officials, stop criminal activity, contribute to more efficient and safe operation, and in many cases – save lives.

Press Release
December 3, 2015
IMMEDIATE
Weekend Subway Service Advisory

Customers may visit our website at 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
December 1, 2015
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Tech-Savvy First-of-its-Kind Retail Space Opens at 14 St-Union Square

A new retail concept that takes advantage of New Yorkers’ renowned skills in all areas high-tech has opened in the MTA New York City Transit subway system, the first retail space of its kind that makes the most of limited square footage by engaging customers via digital screens.

Press Release
November 25, 2015
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MTA New York City Transit, NY Transit Museum Ring in Holidays with Vintage Buses, Subways

MTA New York City Transit and the New York Transit Museum are putting extra magic on the tracks with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s annual holiday tradition of rides to the past via its vintage fleet of buses and subway trains – and the chance for transit fans to buy museum merchandise at a special station pop-up shop.

Press Release
November 20, 2015
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
November 17, 2015
IMMEDIATE
MTA Announces New President of New York City Transit

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chairman and CEO Thomas F. Prendergast today announced the appointment of Veronique “Ronnie” Hakim as the eighth permanent president of MTA New York City Transit, which moves more than 8 million daily customers on subways, buses, the Staten Island Railway and paratransit service.

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