Archive for August, 2011

Metro-North Service To Remain Suspended

Just a couple of minutes ago, I received word from the MTA that Metro-North Railroad service will remain suspended for tomorrow. Here are details courtesy of a press release: Metro-North Railroad cannot operate regular service on any of its three Lines, Hudson, Harlem and New Haven Lines, on Monday, August 29. There is still significant […]

Subway Service Restoration To Start At 6 AM

Just a couple of minutes ago, the MTA sent out word that the start of subway service restoration will begin at 6 AM tomorrow. Here are the details: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chairman Jay Walder tonight announced that the MTA will begin restoration of service on the subway system at […]

Hurricane Irene Damage Photo Tour

When the cable outage was fixed, I immediately logged in to check my e-mail & see what I had missed from the MTA’s press office. I assumed I would have some e-mails showcasing damages caused by the storm via pictures & I was correct. As I went through the photos, I just got a new […]

MTA Begins To Restore Limited Bus Service

I apologize for not posting over the last few hours. Unfortunately I did not lose power but did lose access to the internet among other things. Anyhow the MTA sent out a brief notice almost 2 hours ago to announce that they were beginning to restore limited bus service: As of 4:30 p.m. the MTA […]

MTA Service Remains Suspended

Just a couple of minutes ago, the MTA sent out a press release to highlight that service remains suspended: Subway, bus and rail service remains suspended as Hurricane Irene makes its way through the region. Members of the public should not attempt to travel on the MTA’s public transportation network until further notice. Suspensions and […]