Online Shopping
February 28, 2019 - 10:50 am
Part of Governor Cuomo's congestion pricing plan would ensure that all purchases, whether made in a physical store or online, are subject to the same state sales tax. The money made from the sales tax would then be directed towards subway repairs.
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MTA board votes fare hike
WCBS 880
February 27, 2019 - 1:11 pm
The MTA board Wednesday voted on a plan that would keep the base fare of a MetroCard at $2.75 but end MetroCard bonuses.
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Long Island Rail Road Train
Marta Zielinska/WCBS 880
February 26, 2019 - 1:06 pm
A $1 billion project to install positive train control on Long Island Railroad trains has been delayed because a contractor installed faulty equipment. Now, the railroad may miss a 2020 deadline.
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Matt Cashore/USA Today
February 26, 2019 - 10:50 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew Cuomo have released a 10-point plan to reorganize and fund the MTA.
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7 train subway
Mario Tama/Getty Images
February 24, 2019 - 4:49 pm
The MTA is touting numbers that show the subway is improving for riders, but the agency is also putting out a warning that if it doesn’t get more money, all that progress could be lost.
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February 23, 2019 - 1:01 pm
It's the beginning of the end for MetroCards as the MTA moves ahead with phasing in a new contactless system.
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Elevated subway train
February 22, 2019 - 6:15 pm
All 186 miles of elevated subway track in the five boroughs will be examined after a crumbling piece of subway debris crashed through the windshield of a moving vehicle Thursday afternoon.
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NYC Gridlock Traffic
Drew Angerer/Getty Images
February 20, 2019 - 11:51 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging lawmakers to pass the $15 billion plan by the April 1 budget deadline without knowing the cost to drivers, the hours or other details, WCBS 880's Marla Diamond reported.
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Advocates race M14 bus on 14th street in East Village
Marla Diamond
February 20, 2019 - 11:02 am
Advocates for better bus service tried to make a point of how slow buses are traveling by attempting to walk faster than an MTA bus across 14th street in the East Village.
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Passengers wait for subway at Grand Central station
© Anthony Behar
February 20, 2019 - 10:33 am
Police are investigating the death of a man fatally dragged by a train at a Manhattan subway station during the Tuesday evening commute.
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