- 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 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.