Transit

subway in Manhattan
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
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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MTA Bus
Pavlina2510
May 15, 2019 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — A strike threat by subway and bus workers looms as their contract expires at midnight. The union is angry over the MTA’s investigation into soaring employee overtime. Transport Workers Union President John Samuelsen tells the Wall Street Journal that the MTA’s quest to cut...
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MTA Bus
Pavlina2510
May 15, 2019 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — A strike threat by subway and bus workers looms as their contract expires at midnight. The union is angry over the MTA’s investigation into soaring employee overtime. Transport Workers Union President John Samuelsen tells the Wall Street Journal that the MTA’s quest to cut...
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Subway turnstile
Drew Angerer / Staff
May 13, 2019 - 12:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) _ The workers who spent their time helping with recovery efforts at ground zero are being commemorated on special-issue transit system MetroCards. The Daily News reports the cards will be available starting Wednesday at 10 subway stations, mostly in the area of the World Trade Center...
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Uber IPO
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May 10, 2019 - 1:51 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Uber’s initial public offering is slumping on day one. This news was good for Brendan Sexton, the Executive Director of the Independent Drivers Guild. “We've had immediate impacts on the lives of drivers in New York City and that is because we are organizing and when we are...
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Uber protest
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
May 08, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Protesters stood at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge and drivers slowed traffic into Lower Manhattan and up the FDR Drive and over the Queensboro Bridge to a rally at Uber and Lyft headquarters.
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Uber
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May 07, 2019 - 1:00 pm
After financial woes led to nine driver suicides in the past year, the independent drivers guild is offering free counseling to its union members and meeting drivers where they’re at.
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Lyft and Uber Car
Ken Ruinard
May 07, 2019 - 8:18 am
Uber and Lyft drivers in at least eight cities, including New York, are planning to go on a rush-hour strike Wednesday morning, calling for more job security and higher pay.
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NJ Transit
Spencer Platt / Staff
May 03, 2019 - 4:20 pm
A sharing of resources could have helped alleviate chronic cancellations along the Pascack Valley and Port Jervis lines on NJ Transit.
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Metro-North Railroad
(Photo by Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images)
April 23, 2019 - 8:21 am
It’s a bit of a shuffle for New Haven line commuters with a longer ride for some due to repairs.
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