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Press Release
February 12, 2014
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MTA Identifies Bus Operator Killed In Collision
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has identified the bus operator killed this morning when his bus was struck by a stolen truck at the corner of 14th Street and Seventh Avenue in Manhattan.
William Pena, 49, of Hillside, N.J., a 17-year veteran of MTA New York City Transit, was driving articulated bus 5299 east on route M14D when he was struck. He was pronounced dead at the scene soon after the collision, which is under investigation by the NYPD and the Manhattan District Attorney.
Press Release
February 7, 2014
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Weekend Subway Service Advisory
Customers may visit our website at www.mta.info and check out “The Weekender” which previously took over the front page of the MTA website each weekend, but is now 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 6, 2014
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Dyckman St 1 Station Rehabilitation Completed
The MTA’s two-year rehabilitation of the Dyckman St 1 Subway Line Icon station, which greatly improves conditions for customers and adds a new elevator, was marked today by a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by MTA Board Vice Chairman Fernando Ferrer, NYC Transit President Carmen Bianco, MTA officials and community leaders from Upper Manhattan.
Press Release
February 4, 2014
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MTA NYCT Service Advisory: FASTRACK on AC in Brooklyn Canceled for the Remainder of the Week
FASTRACK work scheduled for the A Subway Line Icon and C Subway Line Icon lines in Brooklyn has been canceled for this week due to forecasts for snow, sleet and freezing rain late Tuesday into Wednesday.  The inclement weather will require activation of NYC Subways Cold Weather plan, and the storing of trains on underground express tracks to protect the fleet, and allow crews to clear yards of snow and ice.
Press Release
January 30, 2014
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Weekend Subway Service Advisory
Customers may visit our website at www.mta.info and check out “The Weekender” which previously took over the front page of the MTA website each weekend, but is now 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 24, 2014
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Weekend Subway Service Advisory
Customers may visit our website at www.mta.info and check out “The Weekender” which previously took over the front page of the MTA website each weekend, but is now 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 24, 2014
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FASTRACK Comes to the 2 3 4 in Brooklyn
Press Release
January 21, 2014
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MTA NYCT Service Advisory: FASTRACK on EFMR Queens Blvd Line Canceled for the Remainder of the Week

The New York City Metropolitan area is seeing snow accumulations and freezing conditions that are expected to continue through Wednesday morning. As a result, FASTRACK on the E Subway Line IconF Subway Line IconM Subway Line IconR Subway Line Icon Queens Blvd. Line has been canceled for the remainder of the week.

Press Release
January 17, 2014
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FASTRACK Comes to the E F M R Queens Blvd Line
Press Release
January 16, 2014
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Flushing Line Weekend Improvement Work Resumes in February
MTA New York City Transit has announced the latest round of ongoing work to modernize, improve and fortify MTA New York City Transit’s Flushing 7 Subway Line Icon Line.  The extensive work will require additional periodic weekend service disruptions. When completed, this work will result in a more reliable subway line with the ability to run more trains and improve performance for growing neighborhoods in Queens.

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