NYC Transit

MTA NYCT St. Patrick’s Day 2018 Info

Here is the MTA NYC Transit’s service plan info for the upcoming St. Patrick’s Day holiday via the press release I received: The following subway and bus changes will be in effect from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday: At the 77 St  line station, some staircases may be designated as entry/exit only, on […]


MTA To Close 4 Manhattan Subway Stations

Earlier today, the MTA announced that it will be closing 3 stations along the & in the coming months for various repairs & upgrades. This is to go along with the previously announced closing of the 163rd Street line stop that is coming up next month. Tanay Warekar of Curbed has more: Three Upper West […]


NYCT President’s Day 2018 Service Plan

Here is the MTA NYC Transit’s service plan for the upcoming President’s Day holiday: On Presidents’ Day, Monday, Feb. 19, MTA New York City Transit buses and subways will operate on a Saturday schedule with some planned subway service changes. These changes are part of the MTA Subway Action Plan, Fix&Fortify Sandy Recovery Work in […]


Manhattan DA Stops Prosecuting Farebeaters

Farebeaters aka turnstile jumpers in the NYC Subway are as old as the system itself. For years, when one was caught doing this illegal act, they were served a ticket to appear in court or pay a fine. However Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance wants to stop prosecuting farebeaters as it is a waste of time […]


NYC Transit To Purchase New Subway Cars

The MTA is continuing to invest in the future of the NYC Subway with the announcement that they approved the purchase of 535 state-of-the-art, next-generation R211 subway cars for use on the “B Division,” which are the lettered routes, as well as the Staten Island Railway. Here is more via the press release I was […]