Archive for June, 2011

MTA Board Welcomes Two New Members

Earlier today, the MTA announced the addition of two new members to its board. Here are the details courtesy of the press release sent out: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today welcomed two new members to its Board: Jonathan A. Ballan, an attorney from Westchester County who specializes in public authority finance, and Fernando Ferrer, […]

Service Diversions 06-27-11

I have just updated the Service Diversions by removing all of the weekend work that wrapped up by a minute ago. The planned work for this week & beyond in some cases has been moved to the forefront. I suggest printing out a copy before heading to your destination. If you have an internet capable […]

Service Diversions 06-23-11

I have just updated the Service Diversions with the latest planned work for the upcoming weekend, next week, & beyond (in some cases). Metro-North Railroad riders who use the Pascack Valley line, please be aware that buses will replace trains due to construction. Click here for complete information. For those who plan on riding the […]

7 Line Work Continues This Weekend

About an hour or so ago, MTA NYC Transit issued a press release highlighting the major work on the this weekend that will see service suspended between Times Square & Queensboro Plaza: This coming weekend marks the second of three planned service suspensions on the No. 7 Line between Queensboro Plaza and Times Square. Utilizing […]

Manhattan Bound 238th St Platform Reopens

Almost a year ago, MTA NYC Transit announced that service on the northern end of the would be affected until 2012 due to a $47M multi-station renovation project. The work which is taking place at the Dyckman, 207th, 215th, 225th, 238th and 242nd St stations would call for service disruptions & station closures. One of […]