Archive for April, 2011

Service Diversions Note

Just a quick note, the MTA has just announced that the scheduled diversion calling for the Queens-bound to run along the from Coney Island-Stillwell Ave to 36th St due to track panel installation has been canceled. xoxo Transit Blogger

MTA Reduces Gas Emissions

Over the last few years, the MTA has spent countless time, energy, & resources to help reduce their gas emissions. Just a few minutes ago, the agency proudly issued a press release talking about how they reduced their greenhouse gas emissions by 16.6 million metric tons: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced that its […]

Service Diversions 04-21-11

I have just updated the Service Diversions with the latest planned work for the upcoming weekend, next week, & beyond. As always, I suggest printing out a copy before heading to your destination. If you have an internet capable handheld device, use it to access Transit Blogger’s mobile site. The next update will be at […]

MTA To Restore M50

When the MTA was forced to cut service last June due to severe budget issues, bus riders were the hardest hit in terms of the amount of service cut or lost. One of those lines cut was the M50 which lost weekend service. This past Monday, the MTA announced it was restoring weekend service on […]

LIRR Needs To Change Amtrak Agreement

I don’t need to remind Long Island Rail Road riders how much of a nightmare the Monday night PM rush commute was. Due to an emergency rail condition in one of the East River tunnels, the LIRR was forced to cancel 21 eastbound trains & suspend all westbound service into Penn Station. The repairs which […]