MTA

Metro-North
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Making it easier and faster to travel to and from New York City is a big selling point for two newly proposed multi-billion-dollar plans to overhaul Connecticut’s transportation system.
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Manhattan traffic
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 11:11 am
More than a dozen transit watchdog groups across the Tri-State are pushing for the MTA to make meetings on congestion pricing public to ensure riders and commuters know what’s coming for them.
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MTA subway
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Peter Haskell
November 15, 2019 - 12:44 pm
No labor deal was reached Thursday for transit workers, even after a union leader spent much of the day sparring with management at an MTA board meeting.
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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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