Manhattan

MTA Seeks Subway Station Proposals

The MTA announced today that it is seeking proposals for work on 4 subway stations in Manhattan. Here is more via the press release I received: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has issued a Request for Proposals for four reimagined stations in Manhattan: 163 St , Cathedral Parkway (110 St)  ; 86 St  ; and […]


M79 Select Bus Service Postponed To May

Upper East Side residents will have to wait a little while longer for the launch of Select Bus Service on the M79. The crosstown service running from East End Avenue to Riverside Drive will be postponed until next month. Shaye Weaver of DNA Info has more: Commuters will have to wait another month for Select Bus […]


FASTRACK Returns To The 1 In Manhattan

MTA NYC Transit has announced that its FASTRACK program will return to the in upper Manhattan. Here is more via the press release I received: On Monday, March 28, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to the 1 line in Upper Manhattan for two weeks. For four consecutive weeknights from Monday, March 28, […]


Man Pushed Onto Subway Tracks By Urinator

63 year old Zegnade Yiogo was minding his business waiting for an elevator at the 125th Street , & station Saturday night when the doors opened & he saw Stefon Bowman urinating inside. Never did he think it would lead to what happened next. Rocco Parascandola, Andy Mai, John Annese of the NY Daily News […]


M5 Bus Route To Be Split In Two

The M5 is the longest bus route in Manhattan. It also happens to be the worst in terms of chronic schedule failures mainly due to midtown traffic. MTA NYC Transit hopes to combat the issue by splitting the route in two. Dan Rivoli of the New York Daily News has more: The MTA wants to […]