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MTA Board To Hold Emergency Meeting

Earlier today, the MTA announced that it will be holding an emergency board meeting this Tuesday to discuss matters related to the train reconstruction project. Here are more details via the press release they asked me to share: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced it will hold an emergency MTA Board meeting on Tuesday, […]


5 Subway Stations To Get New Elevators

Yesterday, MTA NYC Transit announced that 5 Upper Manhattan subway stations will receive new elevators. Here are more details via the press release the MTA asked me to share with my readers: MTA New York City Transit today announced the long-term schedule for major elevator replacement projects at five separate “deep” stations in the Washington […]


MTA To Perform Repairs On 53rd St Tunnel

Yesterday, MTA NYC Transit announced that it will be performing signal modernization & repairs on the 53rd Street Tunnel that services the & . Here are more details via the press release the agency asked me to share with my readers: MTA New York City Transit will be performing signal and power upgrades, and maintenance […]


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 […]


Greenpoint Elevator Project Moves Forward

Earlier today, MTA NYC announced that its project to install an elevator at the Greenpoint Avenue station will be moving forward. Here is more via the press release I received: MTA New York City Transit announced today that the next phase of a project to bring full accessibility to the Greenpoint Av  station will require […]