Uptown Council Member Rodriguez’s Call For The MTA To Start the $52 Billion Dollar Capital Plan In Train Stations

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority‘s new capital plan includes historic levels of investment to make our public transportation system faster, safer, more accessible and more reliable. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, Ydanis Rodriguez And Announces The Formation Better Buses Advisory Group

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the formation of an advisory group for the administration’s Better Buses Action Plan to increase bus speeds by 25% across the five boroughs by the end of 2020. Continue Reading →

MTA, Chase And Visa Say They Can Make Riding The New York Subway Easier

Chase has teamed up with Visa to help new New York transit riders get through the turnstiles and onto trains a little faster reports our source. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez’s Response To MTA Fare Increase

Today, the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) will be increasing their fares for riders. Continue Reading →

Second Avenue Subway May Complicate East Harlem Developments Says Report

Extending the Second Avenue Subway to East Harlem will be a massive undertaking that transit officials estimate may take up to 10 years to complete. Continue Reading →

MTA To Replace Subway Newsstands With Vending Machines From Harlem To Hollis

NY Curbed reports that vending machines loaded with snacks and travel-sized toiletries may replace newsstands at subway stations across the city, the Daily News reports. Continue Reading →

MTA’s ‘Major Incidents’ Caused Just 11% Of Subway Delays From Harlem To Hollis In August

NY Curbed reports that if you commute on the city’s subway on a regular basis, chances are you’ve been affected by subway delays at some point in time. Continue Reading →

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