Electronic Bikes, Scooters and Skateboards: A Dangerous Alternative for NYC Commuters
As transportation worsens in New York City, more citizens turn to utilizing electronic bicycles, scooters and skateboards. But, this leads residents facing different issues during their commutes. In 2017, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city would start cracking down on illegal Electric Bikes. He stated that e- bikes are a “real danger” and a “serious problem” when it comes to safety on the streets.
MTA Fare Hikes: The End of the Line
Death and taxes are inevitable, unfortunately so is yet another MTA fare hike. It looks like it will cost 25 more cents for a subway ride.
Amtrak riders not fazed after weekend crashes
It was commuting as usual at Penn Station.
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.
Brooklyn commuters face MTA construction, longterm delays
The MTA's recent launch of the Culver Viaduct project is causing headaches.
NYC Cold: Street performers, homeless seek warmth of ferry terminal
The entryway also plays host to a tin man and golden statue.