Subways

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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Medgar Evers
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Maya Rajamani
June 25, 2020 - 7:43 pm
Two subway stations in Brooklyn will be renamed to honor civil rights activist Medgar Evers and his namesake college this fall, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday.
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Subway social distancing
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Steve Burns
June 16, 2020 - 8:03 pm
The subway may be one of the last places that will start seeing crowds again, but new research shows our fear of transit may be overblown.
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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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Coronavirus NYC
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Michael Wallace
May 29, 2020 - 5:31 pm
The MTA is preparing for a surge in ridership when New York City enters Phase 1 of reopening.
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MTA workers cleaning the subway turnstiles
Patrick Cashin / Metropolitan Transportation Authority
WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 18, 2020 - 6:32 pm
New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Monday urged the MTA to ensure that all contractors and subway cleaners are being paid a fare wage with benefits.
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MTA subway cleaning coronavirus
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Mack Rosenberg
May 06, 2020 - 8:21 pm
The MTA spent Wednesday gearing up for night two of the daily subway shutdown.
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Homeless in subway
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Marla Diamond
May 06, 2020 - 1:46 pm
The city says 139 homeless individuals were moved into shelters and the MTA says another 2,000 people were escorted off the trains.
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MTA subway cleaning coronavirus
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 05, 2020 - 5:52 pm
The daily shutdown of the New York City subway system begins overnight Wednesday.
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New York City subway
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Marta Zielinska
April 28, 2020 - 4:03 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo calls the current state of New York City's subways "disgusting" as the city and MTA have been engaged in a back-and-forth over the issue of homeless people sleeping on trains during the coronavirus pandemic.
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