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MTA Seeks Federal Funds For L Line

This past Friday, the MTA announced it is seeking approximately $300M in federal funds for the . The funds would go towards improvements such as adding a couple of trains per hour, installing new entrances at Bedford & 1st Avs respectively & more. Here is more via the official press release: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority […]


MTA Report Exposes F Train Derailment Cause

Back in the beginning of May, the biggest transit story was the Brooklyn-bound train that derailed in Queens. 7 months after the derailment, the MTA issued a report this past Friday exposing the cause of the derailment which turned out to be unrepaired track defaults. Here is the official press release I received which I […]


MTA Awards South Ferry Repair Contract

Earlier today, the MTA announced the awarding of the $193.8 million dollar contract to Judlau Contracting, Inc for the rehabilitation of the South Ferry station. Here are more details via the official press release: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has awarded a $193.8 million contract to Judlau Contracting, Inc., to rehabilitate the new South Ferry […]


FASTRACK Returns To Queens Blvd

FASTRACK is coming back to Queens Blvd & will effect service on the , , & . Here are the complete details: On Monday, November 3, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to the EFMR lines in Manhattan and Queens. From 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., for four consecutive weeknights from Monday, November […]


FASTRACK Returns To The R In Brooklyn

MTA NYC Transit’s FASTRACK program will return to the in Brooklyn next week. Here are the details: On Monday, September 29, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to the Fourth Avenue line in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. For four consecutive weeknights from Monday, September 29, to early Friday morning, October 3, trains will be […]