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24 min ago | NY1
Is your subway line making the grade? The Straphangers Campaign's "State of the Subways" report card returns after a year off, with findings that may surprise some riders.
5 hrs ago | Newsday
A Long Island Rail Road plan to install snack and beverage vending machines at most train stations will generate about $2.5 million in new revenue over the next 10 years, officials estimate.
7 hrs ago | LongIsland.com
July 30, 2014 - Quick action by Metropolitan Transportation Authority Bridge and Tunnel Officers saved more than a dozen people from a raging fire in a four-story apartment building near the Queens Midtown Tunnel this morning.
Anyone buying a MetroCard in 2015 will have to shell out more money now that the MTA has set a 4% hike for fares and tolls.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority today is considering methods of cracking down on freeloaders who don't use a Metro Tap Card.
Weekend service on the Long Island Rail Road's West Hempstead branch will soon return, the LIRR's president said Monday.
The MTA says it has filled in all the sinkholes discovered at a critical construction site for the nearly $11 billion East Side Access project, but can't rule out new holes forming in the future.
Southland officials gathered Thursday and lauded a motion to start looking into the feasibility of converting Metro's Orange Line bus system in the San Fernando Valley into light rail that could one day extend to the San Gabriel Valley, passing by Bob Hope Airport in Burbank along the way.
July 25--Three construction firms with what officials called a track record of success on Los Angeles County transit projects should build the first phase of the Westside subway, officials said Thursday, despite complaints from a competing bidder that it could do the job for nearly $200 million less.
One week before the planned 57-hour bridge demolition and major street closure of one of the busiest entrances to the LAX, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority will showcase for news media the capabilities of its new high-tech Mobile Command Center.
New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority may face a deficit of more than $12 billion in the next five years to fund infrastructure projects, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said.
Calling the San Fernando Valley one of the most underserved areas in the county for public transit, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board on Thursday authorized a study on changing the Orange Line busway into a light rail system.
Staphangers who rely on the "G" subway train are in for a rough ride as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is set to shut part of the line down for several weeks.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 06:16 pm
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