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Stories with organization: New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority
  • More workers, cameras for NYC subway stations 
    Updated: May-19-15 3:45 pm

    NEW YORK - To address surging ridership and lengthening subway delays, New York City's transportation authority will put more workers and cameras on station platforms to help disperse crowds and speed up service.

  • NYC boosts transportation funding, but agency now wants more 
    Updated: May-04-15 9:25 pm

    NEW YORK - The city will announce this week it's bolstering its capital contribution to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority - but, mere days before that increase is unveiled, the MTA is asking for more.

  • Pro-Israel group asks judge to override New York bus ad ban 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 5:00 pm

    NEW YORK - Lawyers for a pro-Israel organization whose advertisement containing the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" prompted a transportation agency to reject all political ads for city buses asked a judge on Thursday to order their message be displayed anyway.

  • NY transit officials: Budget gap could cause 15 percent hike 
    Updated: Apr-27-15 6:03 pm

    NEW YORK - New Yorkers could face a 15 percent fare and toll increase if the state legislature doesn't fund the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's $15 billion budget hole, a transit official said Monday.

  • Connecticut governor says MTA has 'more respectful attitude' 
    Updated: Apr-24-15 4:58 pm

    HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he believes the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has a "more respectful attitude" toward the state in the wake of various crises involving the commuter rail network's Metro-North Railroad.

  • New York to get nearly $1B loan to make commuter rail safer story has photos
    Updated: Apr-24-15 2:46 pm

    NEW YORK - The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the nation's largest commuter rail network, is on track to receive a nearly $1 billion federal loan for safety improvements meant to avoid a repeat of a 2013 derailment that killed four people, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday.