May 28, 2019 - 3:50 pm
The initial rollout for the MTA's new tap-to-pay system is set for Friday.
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MTA workers
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May 25, 2019 - 2:26 pm
MTA leadership has stopped using transit cops to watch over employees clocking in and out in a bid to curb overtime abuse.
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Subway brake-pulling suspect
May 24, 2019 - 10:01 am
Police have arrested a suspect, 23-year-old Isaiah Thompson of Brooklyn, for pulling the emergency brake on a northbound 2 train at the 14th Street station on Tuesday.
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7 train subway
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May 23, 2019 - 12:41 pm
The MTA is reportedly not prepared to install safety netting under the elevated 7 lines tracks in Queens.
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May 23, 2019 - 8:47 am
The MTA suspects a group of anarchists have been the cause of hundreds of train delays over the years by pulling emergency brakes on subway trains.
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May 22, 2019 - 1:57 pm
The MTA approved full-fare MetroCards for students across all five boroughs.
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MTA subway
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May 22, 2019 - 10:30 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The investigation of MTA overtime abuse allegations may be widening. The Wall Street Journal says the MTA Board is expected to field a resolution today calling for the hiring of outside counsel to examine overtime, which cost the agency $1.4 billion last year. MTA Chairman Pat...
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Music Under New York
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May 21, 2019 - 6:03 pm
The final auditions for the MTA’s Music Under New York program got underway Tuesday as the agency searches for musicians to perform in the subway.
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subway in Manhattan
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May 19, 2019 - 3:06 pm
The MTA released new performance stats on Sunday, with the subway showing its best on-time rates in five and a half years -- but transit advocates say there's still a lot of work to be done.
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May 17, 2019 - 7:32 pm
Federal prosecutors are reportedly looking into potential overtime abuse by Long Island Rail Road workers.
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