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MTA Considers Ideas to Ease Overcrowding as Subway Ridership Increases
NY1
With subway ridership soaring, the MTA is looking at ways to ease overcrowding on the platforms. Several ideas are being considered to help address the large crowds. NY1's Rocco Vertuccio filed the following report. Riding the subway these days can ...
MTA May Assign More Subway Platform Ushers To Work Crowd ControlGothamist
MTA Considers Putting Workers On Platforms To Control OvercrowdingCBS Local
More MTA riders could mean more OT for workersamNY
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Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Commuter headache: MTA to renovate N train stations
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is preparing to perform major renovations to nine stations along the N line from Eighth Avenue in Sunset Park to 86th Street in Bensonhurst starting in the winter of 2015. The stations to be renovated are ...
MTA completes Second Avenue Subway station shell constructionProgressive Rail Roading
Second Avenue Subway Hits Key Milestone With Completion Of 86th Street ...CBS Local
Second Avenue subway's first phase is 76% doneCrain's New York Business (blog)
amNY -Railway Track & Structures
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NY1

MTA Investigates Copper Wire Theft That Caused AM Delays
NY1
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says around 11:30 p.m. Thursday copper cables were taken from three of the four Metro North tracks near the Williamsbridge Station. Service on two of the tracks has been restored, but delays of about 10 minutes ...

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New York Daily News

MTA stats show more subway trains are late
New York Daily News
When straphangers peer down the tracks, too often there is no light at the end of the tunnel, because an increasing number of subway trains are arriving late, new MTA statistics revealed. About 25% of all subway trains run by New York City Transit from ...
MTA Chief Wants More Platform Conductors to Regulate Subway OvercrowdingNBC New York
MTA: Number of Late Trains Up 19 Percent in Last YearNY1
MTA Report: 25 Percent Of All Subway Trains Are At Least 5 Minutes LateCBS Local
WABC-TV -News 12 Brooklyn -Bensonhurstbean
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New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Finding our way along the NYC subway
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
NEW YORK (PIX11) ? MTA released ?TripPlanner? devices on the neswest cell phones. However, it was not easy to find at first. Apple has listed it under the name ?TPPlus? and you can find it by searching that term in the app store. An Android version is ...

MTA stats show more subway trains are late
About 25% of all trains are late, being at least five minutes behind schedule at the end of the line. That?s up 6% from a year ago.

7 train will be shut down for 12 weekends from January to May 2015
The MTA has announced the next round of weekend work along sections of the 7 train. Free shuttle buses will run and alternate service is available nearby on the E, F, G, N, Q, and R trains. Jan 2 ? 5 and Jan 9 ? 12 No trains between Mets-Willets Point & Flushing-Main St Jan [?]

MTA Considers Putting Workers On Platforms To Control Overcrowding
More and more subway trains are overcrowded and MTA board member Charles Moerdler understands how bad things are.

MTA Investigates Copper Wire Theft That Caused AM Delays
The MTA says copper cables were taken from three of the four Metro North tracks near the Williamsbridge Station in the Bronx overnight and caused lingering delays Friday morning.

MTA may pay staff overtime to counter subway delays
New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority may use overtime revenue to help get riders on and off packed subways that serve as many as 6 million passengers a day. The MTA, the largest U.S.... To view the full story, click the title link.

Underground New York in 1966: Beautiful passenger portraits on the city's Subway
A photo exhibit by Danny Lyon called 'Underground: 1966' that the MTA Arts & Design has installed at Atlantic Av-Barclay?s Center in Brooklyn, New York .

MTA Considers Ideas to Ease Overcrowding as Subway Ridership Increases
With subway ridership soaring, the MTA is looking at ways to ease overcrowding on the platforms.

Topic : N.Y. MTA
Now celebrating its fiftieth year, MTA Bridges and Tunnels' Verrazano-Narrows Bridge opened to the public on November 21st, 1964.

Finding our way along the trip to NYC
NEW YORK (PIX11) ? MTA released ?TripPlanner? devices on the neswest cell phones. However, it was not easy to find. Customers will be able to map directions using a full street address, landmarks, subway stations and street intersections using the app, which is now available for free in the App Store. The app?s planner generates up to three travel routes between any two points using MTA services ...

Fitch Upgrades MTA Transportation Rev Bonds Subseries 2005E-2 to 'AAA/F1+'
The rating action referenced in Fitch Ratings' Dec. 8, 2014, press release is effective today (Dec.