Capital Program

NYCT Looking At Subway Line Shutdowns

One of the biggest complaints from riders (and there are many) is how it seems like construction is always occurring on their line which causes inconvenience. There is truth to that as the MTA always has some sort of work being done throughout the system. This should come as no surprise considering our system runs […]

New Capital Program Plan Includes $2B In Cuts

Earlier today, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) revealed its new push to acquire funding for its current 5 year Capital Program. The agency plans include generating $4 billion in savings which includes $2 billion via cost reduction. Here is their press release: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced plans to generate a total of […]

MTA Capital Plan Funding To Occur In Fall

Where funding for the last 3 years of the MTA’s current Capital Program would come from has been a hot question inside transit circles of late. Many were wondering when the Cuomo administration would tackle the issue & the answer is upon us. According to a report in Crain’s New York Business, a push for […]

MTA Unveils Capital Program Dashboard

For those such as myself who like to keep tabs on anything & everything involving the MTA, this news is exciting. Earlier today, the MTA unveiled a Capital Program Dashboard which enables anyone interested to track the progress of any & all capital projects. Here are the complete details courtesy of a press release: The […]

MTA Board Approves Capital Construction Plan

Earlier today, the MTA Board held its monthly meeting & the biggest news to come from it was the approval of the $26.3 billion 2010 – 2014 Capital Construction Plan. The plan which made news 5 days ago when the MTA announced it came up with $2B in savings will now be sent to Albany […]