NYC Transit

MTA Raises Certain Subway Speed Limits

Long time NYC Subway riders remember the days when certain stretches of the system had trains speed through what felt like at the speed of light. Unfortunately some accidents mainly due to human error caused the agency to overreact & implement signal timers which led to severely reduced speeds. This was especially evident on express […]

7 Train Riders Face 2nd Day Of Delays

train riders once again faced a nightmare of a commute on Tuesday as the line was plagued by delays. The first issue began shortly before 6am when a train’s emergency brakes were automatically activated. Nearly an hour later, Manhattan-bound express service was suspended due to a train being stalled near Queensboro Plaza. Afterwards the delays […]

MTA Performing Accelerated JMZ Repairs

With the  train shutdown impending in the near future, MTA NYC Transit announced the acceleration of repairs to the & . Here are more details courtesy of the press release they asked me to share with my readers: MTA New York City Transit is continuing its accelerated schedule of proactive weekend track maintenance and repairs, […]

NYC Transit Thanksgiving 2018 Service Info

Here is the official Thanksgiving 2018 service plan information for MTA NYC Transit Buses & Subways: New York City Subway: Thanksgiving Day Service The New York City Subway will operate on a Sunday schedule on Thanksgiving Day. The closest subway stations to the start of the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade are the 72 St […]

Subway Delays Down By 10,000

At Tuesday’s monthly MTA transit committee meeting, NYC Transit was able to report that subway delays were down by 10,000 for the second month in a row. My good friend Greg Mocker of Pix11 has more: There was some good news Tuesday at the monthly transit committee at MTA Headquarters. Sally Librera, who heads the […]