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New Yorkers have little faith in the MTA
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New Yorkers have little faith in the MTA

In July 2018, it was reported  that just over 65 percent of weekday subway trains were arriving at stations on time.

Congestion pricing may be the answer to MTA woes or add to the nightmare
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Congestion pricing may be the answer to MTA woes or add to the nightmare

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is backing the city’s latest proposal to raise money for the MTA – congestion pricing.

Ride Hailing Apps Put a Dent in Public Transportation
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Ride Hailing Apps Put a Dent in Public Transportation

The MTC acknowledge that these ride-share services fill a crucial gap in the transportation needs of citizens that they cannot fill.

Subway performers bring music to commuters
Features / Video

Subway performers bring music to commuters

Each spring the MTA Music Under New York looks for new talented performers to entertain commuters. program. Those chosen get to play in the busiest areas of the subway.

News / Video

1 Line reopens at South Ferry Station

The new station had been closed since 2009, but was pressed into service to accommodate the more than 10,000 daily riders in Lower Manhattan whose commutes were disrupted after the new South Ferry station suffered massive flooding from Sandy.

MetroCard artist sparks debate over use of discarded transit materials
Arts / Features

MetroCard artist sparks debate over use of discarded transit materials

MTA officials have had several run-ins with artists over copyright infringement.

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New iPhone app may mean more time for MTA commuters

Columbia University student launches SubwayArrival, a free app that tracks MTA trains live.