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MTA Police
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 14, 2019 - 3:35 pm
The newly proposed MTA budget is calling for a significant increase in the number of police officers patrolling the transit system.
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OMNY in MTA
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Kimberly Dole
November 13, 2019 - 8:05 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The MTA will install its new tap-and-go pay system to 48 more subway stations starting next month. Officials said on Tuesday, that in December, Penn Station will be among the stations getting the new OMNY technology, which is designed to allow riders to pay for their fare...
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Churro Lady Elsa
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Kristie Keleshian
November 11, 2019 - 5:14 pm
Activists gathered Monday at a Brooklyn subway station to speak out on behalf of a churro vendor who was detained after she was seen selling the snacks inside the subway.
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Subway debris basket
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Marla Diamond
November 08, 2019 - 2:00 pm
The MTA is tackling the danger of debris falling from elevated subway tracks.
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Marla Diamond
November 07, 2019 - 8:17 am
The next phase in the redesign of the 14th Street busway is rolling out Thursday with platforms that will make boarding easier.
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Superstorm Sandy Subway
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Steve Burns
October 29, 2019 - 2:39 pm
The MTA on Tuesday touted the progress it has made rebuilding what was damaged seven years ago in Superstorm Sandy, but emphasized there’s still a lot more work to be done.
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MTA time clock
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 25, 2019 - 7:06 pm
The MTA says at least six employee time clocks have been vandalized since the agency installed them in an effort to crackdown on overtime abuse.
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Andy Byford
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Rich Lamb
October 23, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Transit Chief Andy Byford is moving forward with the MTA’s plans now that he has rescinded his resignation, but would the agency be able to implement the changes without him?
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Andy Byford
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Marla Diamond
October 22, 2019 - 2:45 pm
New York City Transit Chief Andy Byford announced Tuesday that he will not be stepping down from his position, just three days after he submitted his letter of resignation.
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OMNY in MTA
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Kimberly Dole
October 21, 2019 - 8:00 am
The MTA has reportedly selected a company to design, build, operate and maintain the tolling infrastructure that is needed for congestion pricing.
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