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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 12, 2019 - 7:39 pm
Two western New York counties were sent cease and desist letters from the MTA for using a trademarked slogan to encourage people to report suspected illegal immigrants.
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OMNY in MTA
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 11, 2019 - 4:19 pm
The MTA's tap-and-pay system is now up and running at Penn Station.
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New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer
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Rich Lamb
December 09, 2019 - 3:41 pm
The city comptroller's office has found a subway car manufacturer is multiple years late in delivering new subway cars, which is costing the MTA millions in order to keep older cars in service.
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Subway police
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 5:14 pm
More than 500 officers are set to be added to the MTA lineup, an idea that is facing both praise and criticism since the transit agency is under significant debt.
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MTA subway
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 05, 2019 - 8:37 am
The MTA and the Transport Workers Union Local 100 have reached a tentative contract agreement, averting a strike during the holiday season.
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MTA subway
Spencer Platt / Staff
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 30, 2019 - 11:10 am
Two attacks on MTA workers carried out in a short span Friday have left employees nervous to return to work.
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TWU Local 100 Rally
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Steve Burns
November 27, 2019 - 2:59 pm
The MTA's largest union is calling for more train cleaners with reports of dirty subway cars on the rise.
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Passengers wait for subway at Grand Central station
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Peter Haskell
November 27, 2019 - 6:55 am
The MTA is taking the necessary steps to prepare for the high volume of travelers getting away for the holiday weekend.
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MTA subway 42nd Street Shuttle
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Rich Lamb
November 25, 2019 - 2:59 pm
Council members and transit advocates on Monday called on the MTA to maintain service during capital improvements at an Oversight Committee hearing.
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Kimberly Dole
November 21, 2019 - 7:50 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- MTA testing had riders entering G train's Broadway station in Williamsburg thinking that there had been a water main break. The MTA poured water on top of their new "flex gate" which is a flood barrier that would be used to prevent flooding of stations and allow a subway...
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