| Jul 28, 2009
City subway and buses and are about to get dirtier as the MTA makes cuts in its budget.
Due to a decline in ridership, the MTA will slash $33 million from its maintenance budget by 2010. This money would have been used for the upkeep and cleaning of...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 5:05 PM
The MTA has launched "a vigorous and thorough investigation" into an incident in which a subway rider claimed he saw a child behind the controls of a subway train, while the conductor watched on.
Jules Cattie, an attorney who resides on the East Side,...
| May 24, 2009
The actor who's known for the game "Six Degrees" is now separated from an all-important item - his Blackberry!
Last week, a thief in the New York City subway system reportedly took off with Bacon's Blackberry. The New York Post says the heist occurred at...
| Aug 2, 2010
| 6:55 PM
Why is the MTA ignoring a broken subway station door that allows anyone off the street unfettered access to Grand Central and Times Square stations?
That's the question PIX 11 News reporter Greg Mocker is trying to answer since he first spotted the...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 8:55 AM
A man charged in a failed terror plot against the New York City subway system has pleaded not guilty.
Adis Medunjanin (ah-DEES' may-DOON'-yah-neen) entered the plea Friday in federal court in Brooklyn.
He had previously pleaded not guilty to charges...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 3:41 AM
MTA executives are clearly paying attention to PIX 11 News reporter Greg Mocker. Less than 12 hours after he reported on a subway security problem the MTA had ignored for at least 11 days, a crew was dispatched to make repairs.
The problem was an...
| Aug 24, 2010
| 6:49 AM
Long Island commuters are going to have to deal with more frustration for days as rail workers struggle to repair fried cables damaged by an electrical fire just east of the LIRR's Jamaica Station.
The charred signal and switching cables mean the LIRR,...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 4:08 PM
As the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is laying off hundreds of hourly workers, PIX 11 News reporter Greg Mocker discovered it's also on a multi-million-dollar executive hiring spree.
Mariachi Tapatio de Alvaro Paulino, a popular band from...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 6:59 PM
MTA New York City Transit has written a letter to WPIX's Greg Mocker about his recent reporting about a broken emergency exit door at the Grand Central Terminal.
The letter, from Vice President of Corporate Communications Paul Fleuranges, thanks him...
| Aug 24, 2010
| 7:55 PM
A small electrical fire, like the one that crippled the Long Island Rail Road, could easily hobble Metro North or even the NYC Subway system if flames damaged the right station. Bloggers who focus on public transportation issues have been imagining...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 7:00 AM
Two Upper East Side intersections rank in the top five of areas for bus related accidents in 2009, a New York City Transit study has found.
Twenty-nine accidents at East 57th Street and Third Avenue in Manhattan ranked tops in the city for pedestrian...