The Time of Nobody Watching Is Over, NYPD Transit Chief Tells CB7 Committee; More Subway Patrols and Tickets

“This isn’t a return to broken windows, it’s a return to common sense,” was CB7 Board Chair Steven Brown’s response … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Seek Assailant Who Pushed Woman Onto Subway Tracks at 96th Street

Police are looking for a man they say pushed a 25-year-old woman onto the subway tracks at the 96th Street station on Broadway around 5 a.m. Fr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Updated: Emotionally Disturbed Man Electrocuted in West 110th Street Subway Station Following Fight on the Tracks, Police Say

A naked "emotionally disturbed" man shoved someone onto the trackbed at the West 110th Street Central Park North subway station on Saturday in … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Deaths in One Week at 96th Street Subway Station Haunt Train Operator

Jerome Golden had operated subway trains for 17 years without ever being involved in a deadly accident. “A lot of people I know, it’s happened to them,” Golden said. “But never to m … Read the rest of this entry >>

Person Hit by Train at 96th Street

A person was hit by a train on the 2/3 line at 96th Street on Saturday morning, according to police. The victim was considered "likely to die," according to a spoke … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Struck by Train at 103rd Street

A man was hit by a northbound train at the 103rd Street stop on the 1 line on Thursday morning just before 9 a.m., suffering serious inj … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA Subway Mall Under Columbus Circle Officially Reopens Wednesday

The underground Turnstyle subway mall will reopen on Wednesday after being closed since the pandemic shutdowns began. Turnstyle has a wide va … Read the rest of this entry >>

2 Subway Crimes: Man Pushed Onto Tracks and Woman Groped

Police are investigating two crimes that occurred over the past few weeks in the subway, and have released videos and im … Read the rest of this entry >>

I Rode The Subway Around the UWS for the First Time in Months; Here’s How It Went

I decided to ride the subway in the late morning so as to give essential and phase one workers priority and space. I also went with the following … Read the rest of this entry >>

How the Subway Could Look in Three Months

Subway ridership is down more than 90% since stay-at-home orders have been in place. New York won't fully come back until people start r … Read the rest of this entry >>

Train Operator Garrett Goble Memorialized After Guiding Passengers Off Burning Subway Car on the UWS

A No. 4 train briefly turned into a rolling “Rest In Peace” memorial for the motorman killed in a suspicious subway fire last … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA Using Bleach Liberally as it Combats Coronavirus on Subways

Commuters got a whiff of bleach as they entered the 79th Street 1 train station on Tuesday morning, part of the state's plan to sanitize the subways and slow the spread of coronav … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Hit in Head by Oncoming Train at 72nd Street

A man was hit in the head and bloodied by a passing 1 train on the northbound platform of the 72nd Street subway station on Tuesday shortly before … Read the rest of this entry >>

Train Service Restored After Water Main Break on Central Park West; MTA Chides City’s ‘Aging System’

Subway service was restored shortly after noon on the A, C and D lines from 125th to 59th Street after those lines were forced to shut down early S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Subway Service Expected to be Restored as of 4 p.m.; Citi Bike Completely Emptied Out and Cars Submerged in Garage

The MTA said it expects to restore subway service as of around 4 p.m. following a water main break that forced the subway operator to shut down service on the 1, 2 and 3 lines be … Read the rest of this entry >>

1, 2 and 3 Subway Lines Completely Suspended from 96th to 42nd After Water Main Break Floods Area Near Lincoln Center (Updated)

An enormous water main break flooded several streets of the Upper West Side on Monday morning around 5 a.m. The 1,2 and 3 train were suspended between 42nd and 96th Str … Read the rest of this entry >>

Subway Storm Troopers Vaporize Prankster’s Jedi Mind Trick At 72nd Street

Someone just trying to have a little nerd-fun made posters poking fun at subway delays, replacing station names with Star Wars planet names. But their ef … Read the rest of this entry >>

21-Year-Old Jumps In Front of Train at 86th Street; Removed in Stable Condition

A 21-year-old man jumped in front of a northbound 1 train at 86th Street station on Thursday afternoon around 3:40 p.m., witnesses told po … Read the rest of this entry >>

Broadway Subway Line Is Completely Shutting Down for Next 2 Weekends on UWS; How To Navigate the Changes

The MTA is completing an upgrade of the switches on the Broadway subway line above 96th Street, and the work will mean that the 1, 2 and 3 lines are completely shut down on the west side for two wee … Read the rest of this entry >>

Flooding Forces UWS Subway Commuters to Travel Home American Ninja Warrior- Style

New York City infrastructure has been buckling -- and breaking -- in the past two weeks, and much of the action has occurred on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>