- Bus proposed in place of canceled late train to Rockland Updated: Aug-03-15 8:35 am
NANUET, New York - Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the MTA to find an alternative to a soon-to be eliminated late-night train to Rockland County.
- Philadelphia commute slowed by bus crash, subway disruption Updated: Jul-31-15 5:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Philadelphia's rush-hour commute is getting back to normal after a traffic-snarling subway suspension and bus accident.
- NJ Transit to add trains for Haskell, says to expect delays Updated: Jul-31-15 4:59 pm
OCEANPORT, New Jersey - New Jersey Transit's executive director says train service to Monmouth Park will be expanded for Sunday's Haskell Invitational but that riders should expect delays due to the number of fans expected.
- Wynn wants to pay for subway improvements in casino plan Updated: Jul-31-15 2:46 pm
BOSTON - Wynn Resorts is proposing lending a hand to Boston's creaky transit system.
- Baker administration names leadership team for MBTA Updated: Jul-30-15 6:53 pm
BOSTON - Gov. Charlie Baker's administration has tapped Brian Shortsleeve, a one-time political director for Mitt Romney, to serve in the newly-created position of chief administrator of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.
- Congress passes 3-month highway, transit aid patch Updated: Jul-30-15 3:16 pm
WASHINGTON - Congress sent President Barack Obama a three-month bill to keep highway and transit money flowing to states on Thursday, one day before the deadline for a cutoff of funds.
- Sink hole delays buses picking up kids from baseball game Updated: Jul-29-15 5:25 pm
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - A sinkhole in Manchester waylaid school buses trying to pick up children after a New Hampshire Fisher Cats baseball game ended.
- City bus route shortened after Reno-Sparks bus shootings Updated: Jul-29-15 1:11 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - The nighttime operation of a city bus route in Reno and Sparks has been suspended while police search for the suspect or suspects who have been shooting out bus windows with a BB or pellet gun.
- Lottery to be held for regional rail passes for papal visit Updated: Jul-28-15 5:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Special rail passes to be used by commuters during Pope Francis' visit to the city in September will be sold via an online lottery, officials announced Tuesday, a week after overwhelming demand forced a halt to sales.
- A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba Updated: Jul-28-15 5:32 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games - not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete venues.
- NJ Transit adding trains for American Pharoah race Updated: Jul-28-15 5:19 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey Transit will add additional trains to help get horse race fans to Monmouth Park to watch Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.
- NJ Transit trains back on schedule in and out of New York Updated: Jul-28-15 12:20 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - New Jersey Transit says trains into and out of Penn Station are operating on or close to schedule after earlier delays of up to 30 minutes.
- Booker: Christie is the most underestimated 2016 candidate Updated: Jul-27-15 5:24 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - Don't count Chris Christie out.
- NJ Transit offers cross-honoring in case of rail delays Updated: Jul-27-15 9:55 am
NEWARK, New Jersey - New Jersey Transit train passengers did not face any major problems as they returned to work following a week plagued by problems caused by Amtrak overhead wire issues.
- Transit officials: Officer uses pepper sprays on Ohio crowd Updated: Jul-27-15 2:19 am
CLEVELAND - Transit Authority police say an officer used pepper spray on a crowd trying to prevent them from taking an intoxicated teenager to police headquarters.
- Riders livid after power problems again cause Amtrak delays Updated: Jul-24-15 11:22 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - Power problems caused delays for Amtrak trains running between Washington, D.C. and Boston and for commuter lines into New York City on Friday, leaving thousands of riders livid and transit officials apologizing for the fourth such problem in a week.
- Board likes I-5 for SeaTac to Federal Way light-rail line Updated: Jul-24-15 1:23 pm
SEATTLE - The Sound Transit board has decided the light-rail line from SeaTac to Federal Way should be built mostly along Interstate 5.
- Port Authority to realign gates at New York bus terminal Updated: Jul-23-15 6:43 pm
NEW YORK - A new configuration of gates will greet bus commuters into Manhattan this fall, part of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's effort to reduce delays and overcrowding as it continues to wrestle with how to replace or revamp its outdated and much-maligned bus terminal.
- Port Authority approves redo of disputed $1 NJ Transit lease Updated: Jul-23-15 3:25 pm
NEW YORK - The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey officially approved the renegotiation of a lease Thursday for a parking lot used by New Jersey Transit that was the subject of a criminal probe involving the authority's former chairman.
- Senate moves forward on 6-year highway, transit bill Updated: Jul-22-15 9:43 pm
WASHINGTON - The Senate agreed Wednesday to take up a sweeping transportation bill a little over a week before states will face a cutoff of highway and transit aid in the middle of the summer construction season.
- NYC to MTA: Let's work to fill $14 billion funding gap Updated: Jul-22-15 7:35 am
NEW YORK - Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration wants the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to work with New York City to figure out how to fund a $14 billion gap in the transportation agency's capital plan.
- MBTA to use fines to help improve commuter rail service Updated: Jul-21-15 6:20 pm
BOSTON - The MBTA is using $7.5 million in fines paid by Keolis Commuter Services, the private company that runs the T's commuter rail, to improve services for riders.
- Former Vermont transit chief to push Montreal train route Updated: Jul-19-15 10:49 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - A former Vermont transportation secretary is coming out of retirement to help plan resumption of passenger train service between the northeastern United States and Montreal.
- Bus-safety mandates introduced after deadly California crash Updated: Jul-17-15 9:20 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - A California state lawmaker proposed sweeping bus-safety reforms Friday that were recommended by federal officials who investigated a fiery bus crash that killed five high school students on a tour last year.
- Seattle traffic impacts city tour bus company's schedule Updated: Jul-16-15 10:55 am
SEATTLE - A Seattle tour bus company is using alternate routes and warning passengers of possible delays as traffic tightens citywide.