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Archived Since:May 31, 2009

Blog Post Archive

Service Diversions 10-25-13

Get a head start on your plans for the weekend as I have just updated the Service Diversions. Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button in the sidebar as I am using it more often. Also if you are into indie music make sure to follow @IndMusicReview & @SurgeFM! Have a […]

Service Diversions 10-11-13

Get a head start on your plans for the weekend as I have just updated the Service Diversions. Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button in the sidebar as I am using it more often. Also if you are into indie music make sure to follow @IndMusicReview & @SurgeFM which has […]

7 Line Changes For 5 Fall Weekends

Earlier this week, MTA NYC Transit announced that due to continuous work on the Flushing CBTC project, service will be disrupted for 5 weekends this fall. Here is more via the release I received: MTA New York City Transit announces this coming weekend will be the first of five planned service suspensions on the [7] […]

BusTime Expands To All Manhattan Lines

Earlier this morning, I received word from the MTA that its real time bus tracking system, BusTime has been expanded to cover all Manhattan bus routes. Here is more via press release: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced that its live bus tracking service, MTA Bus Time™, has expanded to cover all Manhattan bus […]

Full New Haven Service Restored

Commuters on the MTA Metro-North’s New Haven line will wake up to good news as full service on the line will be restored for the morning rush. Here is more via press release: MTA Metro-North Railroad announced today that full train service on the New Haven Line will resume Monday morning, October 7, following successful […]

Metro North Expands New Haven Service

Earlier today, the MTA Metro-North announced it will be expanding service on the New Haven line with limited electric service. Here is more via press release: Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chairman and CEO Thomas F. Prendergast and MTA Metro-North Railroad President Howard Permut today announced the railroad will offer a limited amount of additional rail […]

Service Diversions 10-03-13

Get a head start on your plans for the weekend as I have just updated the Service Diversions. Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button in the sidebar as I am using it more often. Also if you are into indie music make sure to follow @IndMusicReview & @SurgeFM Have a […]

New Haven Line Weekend Service Plan Info

A short while ago, I received word on the Metro North’s service plan for the New Haven line this weekend. Here are the complete details: A reduced schedule will be in effect this weekend (Sat., Sept. 28 &Sun., Sept. 29) due to the continuing Con Ed power outage to a crucial 8-mile segment of the […]

Service Diversions 09-26-13

Get a head start on your plans for the first official fall weekend as I have just updated the Service Diversions. Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button in the sidebar as I am using it more often. Also if you are into indie music make sure to follow @IndMusicReview & […]

Fastrack Returns To Broadway N & Q Stations

Next week FASTRACK will be returning to & stations in Manhattan. Here are the details via the press release I received: MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program is returning to the [N] [Q] stations in Manhattan for the fourth time this year. From 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., on four consecutive weeknights beginning Monday, […]

Service Diversions 09-19-13

Get a head start on your plans for the last official summer weekend as I have just updated the Service Diversions. Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button in the sidebar as I am using it more often. Also if you are into indie music make sure to follow @IndMusicReview & […]

Carmen Bianco Named NYCT President

Earlier this morning, the MTA NYC Transit announced that they have named Carmen Bianco as their new president. Here is more via the release I received: Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chairman and CEO Thomas F. Prendergast today announced that following a nationwide search to serve as his permanent successor, he has appointed Carmen Bianco as […]

LIRR & Unions Reduce Labor Costs By $6.5M

In what should be considered a win all the way around, the MTA Long Island Rail Road & local private sector unions have reached an agreement that will help reduce labor costs by $6.5M on several projects. Here is more via the official release I was sent: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that MTA […]

Service Diversions 09-13-13

I apologize for not getting these up for you all a day early as I normally do. The Service Diversions have been updated for this weekend, next week & beyond in some cases. Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button in the sidebar as I am using it more often. Also […]

Fastrack Comes To The Upper West Side

FASTRACK is coming to the Upper West Side next week as service on the & will be suspended along the Central Park West corridor. Here are the complete details: This FASTRACK overnight closure from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., on four consecutive weeknights beginning Monday, September 16 and ending early morning Friday, September 20, will […]

Service Diversions 09-05-13

Get a head start on your plans for the weekend as I have just updated the Service Diversions. Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button in the sidebar as I am using it more often. Also if you are into indie music make sure to follow @IndMusicReview & @SurgeFM Have a […]

New Bus Service Coming To Brooklyn & Queens

Just a short time ago, MTA NYC Transit sent out a reminder that new bus service will be coming to Brooklyn & Queens. Here are the complete details via the press release I received: Starting this Sunday and Monday, September 8-9, MTA customers will have new options for travel in Brooklyn and Queens, including a […]

Fastrack Returns To The Upper East Side

Once again riders of the, & will be dealing with FASTRACK as it returns to the Upper East Side. Here are the complete details via a NYC Transit press release: On Monday, September 9, MTA New York City Transit brings FASTRACK back to the Upper East Side of Manhattan on the 4, 5, and […]

Service Diversions 08-29-13

Get a head start on your plans for the unofficial last weekend of summer as I have just updated the Service Diversions. Make sure to read the following entries for specific Labor Day 2013 service plan information: LIRR Metro-North NYC Transit Staten Island Railway Make sure to follow @TransitBlogger on Twitter by clicking the button […]

NYC Transit Labor Day 2013 Service Plan

Here is the Labor Day 2013 service plan info for NYC Transit: MTA New York City Transit subways and buses and MTA Bus Company buses will operate on a Sunday schedule on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2. Because of the J’Ouvert and West Indian-American Day Parades in Brooklyn on Labor Day, 4 trains will make […]

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