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Press Release
October 15, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Announces Newly Accessible Bedford Park Blvd B/D Station in The Bronx

Accessibility and Safety Enhancements Include New Elevators, Staircases, Platforms and Other Features

Additional Federal Funding Critical to MTA’s Aggressive Plan to Complete 70 ADA Station Projects

See Photos of the Elevators

Press Release
October 14, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Announces Major Structural Repair Work Along the 2345 Lines in Brooklyn to Ensure Reliability

Accelerated Timeline will Reduce Length of Project to 33 Months from 40, Saving 20 Weeks of Planned Work

Work is Part of Governor Cuomo’s Plan to Accelerate Construction on $2 Billion in Capital Projects During Low Ridership Caused by COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Release
October 14, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Launches New “Wear a Mask, Save a Life” PSA Featuring Mets Legend John Franco
Press Release
October 9, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA and NYCDOT Announce 2.7 Miles of New Bus Lanes on 149 St and Transit Signal Priority Along the 149 St Corridor

Bus Lane Cameras Have Also Been Installed on 149 St to Enforce New Lanes

Under Transit Signal Priority, Green Lights are Held Longer When a Bus Approaches and Red Lights Turn Green More Quickly When a Bus is Waiting to Proceed

View News Conference

View Photos from Event and Bus Ride in Priority Lane

Press Release
October 6, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Advancing Signal, Pump System and Other Line Improvements to Reduce Customer Impacts on Queens Boulevard Line
Press Release
October 2, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Announces Early Completion of Critical Track Replacement Work at End of E Line in Queens

 Major Components of Trackwork to be Completed a Week Ahead of Schedule; Remainder of Allotted Time Through Nov. 2 Will Allow MTA to Perform Additional Upgrade Projects to Prevent Future Disruptions to Customers

MTA Replacing and Installing Over a Mile of Track at End of e Subway Line in Queens, During Time of Historically Low Ridership to Improve Service Reliability  

Press Release
October 1, 2020
IMMEDIATE
MTA Officially Renames Two Brooklyn Subway Stations
Press Release
September 30, 2020
IMMEDIATE
New Subway Map Features Nine Newly Accessible Stations and Historic Renaming

Five of Nine Newly Accessible Stations Completed Just This Past Summer

Brooklyn Stations Renamed to Honor Medgar Evers College

See the Latest Subway Map

Press Release
September 30, 2020
IMMEDIATE
OMNY Surpasses 21 Million Taps

MTA's World Class Contactless Fare Payment System Now Available in 77% of Subway Stations

Work to Install OMNY Readers in All Stations and On All Buses, Remains on Pace to Be Completed by End of Year

MTA Also Launches New Customer Education Video Showing Customers How to Use OMNY

View Photos and Video of Press Conference