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Coronavirus NYC
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 08, 2020 - 7:11 pm
The MTA's largest union on Wednesday demanded face mask enforcement on city buses.
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Coronavirus NYC subway
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 08, 2020 - 5:34 pm
The MTA is on track to use up its emergency federal funding by the end of July and the Riders Alliance has issued a report giving New Yorkers an idea as to what may happen if more funding isn’t sent.
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Service Change Screens
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Steve Burns
July 07, 2020 - 5:28 pm
Even as the MTA faces an unprecedented financial crisis, the agency is still trying to make life easier for riders heading back onto the subway.
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MTA workers cleaning the subway turnstiles
Patrick Cashin / Metropolitan Transportation Authority
WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 06, 2020 - 3:50 pm
The MTA is preparing for even more riders to return to the buses and subways this week as New York City enters Phase 3 of its reopening.
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MTA PPE Vending Machine
Marc Herman / MTA NYC Transit
WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 1:07 pm
The MTA on Tuesday unveiled a dozen vending machines at various subway stations offering COVID-19 personal protective equipment.
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MTA Thermal Scanner
Mack Rosenberg/WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 22, 2020 - 1:49 pm
As more people return to work under Phase 2 of New York City’s reopening, there have been calls to restore 24-hour service on the subways.
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Concrete bus attack
Transport Workers Union Local 100
Steve Burns
June 14, 2020 - 8:01 pm
An MTA bus driver said she was nearly killed Saturday when someone threw a slab of concrete at the windshield of her bus as she drove in Brooklyn.
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MTA UV Light
Marc A. Hermann / MTA New York City Transit
Marla Diamond
June 12, 2020 - 3:16 pm
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is expanding a pilot program that uses ultraviolet light to disinfect subway trains.
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Subway social distancing
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Mack Rosenberg
June 11, 2020 - 4:12 pm
Bus and subway ridership is spiking during Phase 1 of New York City’s reopening even with the nightly shutdown of the subway system.
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Gov. Cuomo rides subway
Office of the New York Governors
WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 08, 2020 - 2:15 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo touted New Yorkers hard work on Monday as New York City began Phase 1 of its reopening, exactly 100 days since the first coronavirus case was reported in the city.
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