MTA To Run Modified Schedule Tomorrow

The MTA has just announced that they will be running a modified schedule system wide. Here are the complete details: The Metroppolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced tonight that it expects to run modified service Wednesday, January 22, as the region digs out from today‚Äôs heavy snowfall amid sub-freezing temperatures and strong winds. Service patterns will […]

MTA Adds L Line Arrivals To App

Back in December 2012, the MTA introduced the Subway Time app which featured real time arrival information for the , , , , , & 42nd St Shuttle. Just a short time ago, the agency announced that they have added the arrival times to the app. Here is more: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today […]

Rant Leads To Arrests

Any veteran rider of the NYC Subway has come across the occasional idiot ranting on about all sorts of topics. Unfortunately riders on a Brooklyn-bound train not only had to deal with such a person but the melee they caused which led to arrests. Here is more via CBS2 New York: Five people were arrested, […]

Montague Tube To Close For 14 Months

Later tonight, the last R trains between Lower Manhattan & Brooklyn will be going through the Montague Tube for at least 14 months. This is because as of 11:30 tonight, the tube will be closed due to necessary Hurricane Sandy repairs. Here are the details via the press release I received: MTA New York City […]

TWU Still Wants To Bring Back Token Booths

Nearly 3 years after the MTA closed a number of token booths, the Transport Workers Union Local 100 continues to fight for the return of them. Jose Martinez of NY1 has more in this report: They’re not giving up. The MTA has closed almost 180 subway token booths since 2010, but the Transport Workers Union […]