MTA ‘Must Halt All Plans’ For Subway Upgrades, Says Assembly Member

Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal says the MTA took a "negligent approach" to telling Upper West Siders that three subway sta … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA Releases Exact Dates and Specs of Subway Station Closures and Upgrades

The MTA sent us a presentation explaining when the subway stations on the B and C lines at 110th, 86th and 72nd st … Read the rest of this entry >>

Three UWS Subways Stations Will Completely Close for Up to 6 Months for Digital Upgrades

Three subway stations -- the 110th, 86th and 72nd Street stations on the B and C lines -- will soon be closing for up to six months as part of the MTA's plans to add … Read the rest of this entry >>

Would Congestion Pricing Cause an Influx of Out-Of-Town Parkers on the UWS?

New York state legislators are considering adding new tolls in Manhattan this year, charging drivers to enter midtown and below in an attempt to reduce traffic conges … Read the rest of this entry >>

Gross Dust Cloud Caused Trains to Skip 72nd Street Station

The MTA sent out an odd notice on Monday, stating that trains had to skip the 72nd Street station on the Broadway line because of a "dust condit … Read the rest of this entry >>

1, 2 AND 3 TRAINS DELAYED OR REROUTED BECAUSE OF DEBRIS ON TRACKS

Debris on the tracks at 50th Street are causing major delays and reroutings on the 1, 2 and 3 lines on Thursday morn … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA CONSIDERING STANDING-ONLY TRAIN CARS, INCLUDING ON THE 1, 2 AND 3 LINES

The MTA is looking into ways to ease the rush-hour crush, and the latest idea is to remove seats from subway cars to create more overall room in the … Read the rest of this entry >>

M79 SELECT BUS SERVICE COMING NEXT YEAR; ONE STOP TO BE ELIMINATED

The MTA plans to bring Select Bus Service to the M79 next year to speed service, the agency said last week, but one stop will have to be rem … Read the rest of this entry >>

CONFIRMED: THE 86TH STREET SUBWAY STATION IS EAR-SPLITTINGLY LOUD

If you've been in the 86th Street subway station waiting for the 1 train, this should come as no surprise: the stati … Read the rest of this entry >>

THERE’S A REASON THE 1 TRAIN HAS BEEN UNNATURALLY STEAMY THIS SUMMER

Have you entered a disgustingly hot 1 train car this summer? You're definitely not alone. The train has been plagued by AC outages all summer, becaus … Read the rest of this entry >>

PROPOSAL TO SPLIT UWS BUS LINE COULD SPEED TRANSIT, BUT SOME SEE LONG WAITS AHEAD

A proposal to split the M5 bus route, which runs through the Upper West Side could speed bus trips, but it has some residents conc … Read the rest of this entry >>

DRIVERLESS MTA BUS CAREENS DOWN STREET, SLAMS INTO CAR

A public bus without a driver slid downhill at the busy intersection 96th street and West End Avenue around 3 p.m. on Wednesday, smashing i … Read the rest of this entry >>

COUNCILMAN: OPENING CLOSED SUBWAY ENTRANCES COULD RELIEVE CROWDING

Councilman Mark Levine wants the MTA to consider reopening some of the closed exits at stations in the city, including several on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

1 TRAIN WON’T RUN NORTH OF 96TH STREET AFTER 10 P.M. NEXT WEEK

The MTA is working on the track for the 1 train next week, and will be shutting the line down North of 96th street up to Dyckman Street after 10 p.m. … Read the rest of this entry >>

M86 CHANGE DRIVING COMMUTERS NUTS

We've received several emails from commuters angry that the MTA moved a bus stop across Broadway, from the West to the East Side. It's appar … Read the rest of this entry >>

METRO-NORTH TRAINS COMING TO THE UPPER WEST SIDE?

Metro-North has been eying a plan to bring train from the Hudson Valley to the West side of Manhattan and back again for decades, without any action. But those plans could start moving forward in the next few years, with [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA DOES SOMETHING REMARKABLY HELPFUL FOR UPPER WEST SIDERS

The MTA is the agency that New Yorkers love to hate, in part because bus and subway fares keep going up. But the MTA recently introduced a service that could save you quite a bit of … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: DOORMEN RALLY, FARE HIKE, VERDI SQUARE HISTORY

December 20, 2012 Weather: Cloudy, High of 42 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA SUBWAY AND BUS SERVICE TO SHUT DOWN STARTING AT 7 P.M. SUNDAY; COULD BE CLOSED FOR DAYS

Governor Cuomo has decided to shut down MTA subway, bus and commuter train service starting at 7 p.m. as Hurricane Sandy approaches. Subways will start shutting down at 7, and buses will start shutting down at 9. Service could be [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: MAINTENANCE MAN ARRESTED IN SENIOR MURDER, NEUFELD PLAYGROUND REOPENS

August 23, 2012 Weather: Partly Cloudy, High of 84 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

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