RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

New York City MTA

A collection of news and information related to New York City MTA published by this site and its partners.

Top New York City MTA Articles

Displaying items 1-11
  • State In Search For Contractor To Run Trains From New Haven To Springfield

    HARTFORD — Even if the state can get construction of the troubled New Haven to Springfield commuter rail project back on course, there will still be a critical question lingering: Who is going to run the trains? The answer is virtually certain to...
  • Giulietti: Metro-North Triggered Cheating Ring Probe

    NEW YORK — Despite the short-term setback for Metro-North, the arrest of 13 workers and former workers in an alleged test-cheating ring shows that the railroad is facing troubles honestly, President Joseph Giulietti said Tuesday. "We dealt with...
  • Key facts, figures about nation's largest transit systems

    Key figures about several of the nation's largest urban transit systems: ___ BAY AREA RAPID TRANSIT Age of system: 43 years. Average age of passenger trains: 30.1 years. Average weekday ridership: — — — — —...
  • NYC Court Calendar

    Associated Press NYC Court Calendar for Tuesday, Jun. 23. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The New...
  • MTA to conduct fare compliance sweeps on light rail system through Orioles home stand

    MTA to conduct fare compliance sweeps on light rail system through Orioles home stand
    Maryland Transit Administration Police will be conducting "fare compliance enforcement sweeps" on light rail trains beginning Tuesday and lasting through Sunday to correspond with the Orioles' home stand against the Boston Red Sox and the New York...
  • Excited, orderly crowd leaves Belmont after Pharoah win

    Fans who witnessed American Pharoah's historic Triple Crown championship left Belmont Park on Saturday without major traffic jams, backups or overcrowded platforms. After more than 100,000 fans last year suffered through long lines on trains and at...
  • Courtesy goes a long way, new CTA campaign advises riders

    Courtesy goes a long way, new CTA campaign advises riders
    Sloppy eaters on CTA trains and buses, loudmouths, litterbugs, seat hogs, door blockers and assorted other misfits have for at least several years been lambasted by other riders venting their outrage on social media, but now the transit agency is...
  • Panel: With Money, Connecticut Rail System Can Thrive

    STAMFORD — Metro-North riders who have seen longer commute times since 2013 can expect gradual, small improvements, but some of the new federal speed restrictions are here to stay, state Transportation Commissioner James Redeker said. Connecticut...
  • In Theory: Is it freedom of speech or antagonism?

    In Theory: Is it freedom of speech or antagonism?
    Pamela Geller, the organizer of the Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest that ended in gunfire earlier this month, said she has no regrets and plans on hosting more events like it. "I will continue to speak in defense of freedom until the day I die," Geller...
  • $1B Loan Approved To Install New Safety Feature For Metro-North

    $1B Loan Approved To Install New Safety Feature For Metro-North
    A nearly $1 billion federal loan is aiming to make Metro-North and its sister operation on Long Island models for a new high-tech railroad safety system. Passengers on the nation's busiest railroad could be more confident about safe trips if the new...
  • NY transit system to ban all political advertising

    NY transit system to ban all political advertising
    The nation's largest mass transit system is preparing to ban all political advertising on its subways and buses after a judge ruled that a pro-Israel group was allowed to display an advertisement containing the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" on New York City...