Archive for July, 2011

MTA Bringing BusTime To Staten Island

Last October, MTA NYC Transit introduced a long overdue service to its bus riders, real bus time location information. The service debuted on the M16 & M34 & to this day continues to be an invaluable tool to riders along the route. After showing success in Manhattan, the agency implemented the service across the river […]

Service Diversions 07-29-11

I have just updated the Service Diversions with the latest planned work for the upcoming weekend, next week, & beyond (in some cases). line riders be aware that service is suspended between Queensboro Plaza & 42nd St-Times Square due to major construction work. Click here for complete details. For those who plan on riding the […]

Weekend Work Continues On The 7

As you will see in the updated “Service Diversions, a major diversion will be taking place on the this weekend as service will be suspended between Queensboro Plaza & 42nd St-Times Square. MTA New York City Transit has more via this press release: This coming weekend will be the third of three planned service suspensions […]

Bronx Subway Stations Need A Makeover

For those who ride any of the NYC Subway lines in the Bronx, the title of this entry would have you saying, they sure do! Well MTA Board Member Charles Moerdler shares your sentiment & shared to NYC Transit President Thomas Prendergast during a hearing yesterday. Marc Beja of AM New York has more: Bronx […]

Apple On The Express Track To Grand Central

A little over 24 hours ago, I wrote about gadget giant Apple & their hopeful plans to build their biggest store in the world inside of Grand Central Terminal. The company’s plan needed to first be approved by the MTA Financial Committee which was set to meet later in the day. As expected, the committee […]