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Archived Since:May 31, 2009

Blog Post Archive

MTA Prepares For Winter Storm

With a wintry blast that may dump as much as 7 inches of snow in parts of the metropolitan region, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is hard at work to ensure safe, reliable service this weekend. MTA New York City Transit, Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Rail Road, and MTA Bridges and Tunnels are once again preparing. […]

Service Diversions 01-23-15

Get an early start on your weekend travel plans as I have just updated the Service Diversions through all of next week. 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 […]

MTA Board Approves Limited Fare Increases

In what comes as no surprise. the MTA Board has approved limited fare & toll increases. Here are the details via the official press release I received: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board today approved increasing fares and tolls by 4% over the next two years, fulfilling a promise to keep fare and toll increases […]

Service Diversions 01-16-15

Get an early start on your weekend travel plans as I have just updated the Service Diversions through all of next week. 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 […]

NYC Transit MLK Jr Day 2015 Service Plan

Here is the NYC Transit service plan for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr holiday: On Monday, January 19, 2015, the New York City Subway will operate on a weekday schedule with minor timing changes. Customers are advised to allow additional travel time. The Staten Island Railway will operate on a regular weekday schedule. New […]

LIRR MLK Jr Day 2015 Service Plan

Here is the LIRR’s service plan for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr holiday: MTA Long Island Rail Road will operate on a modified Holiday Schedule with extra trains running on five branches on Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, Monday, January 19. The LIRR will provide a total of 32 extra eastbound and westbound trains […]

Metro North MLK 2015 Service Plan

Here is the Metro-North service plan for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr holiday: On Monday, January 19, 2015, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Metro-North Railroad will operate on a Saturday schedule with 32 additional trains. It is a federal holiday and New York City’s financial markets are closed. But for those people who are […]

Service Diversions 01-09-15

Get an early start on your weekend travel plans as I have just updated the Service Diversions through all of next week. 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 […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!

I would like to take this time & wish every one of my readers a HAPPY NEW YEAR! I truly appreciate the ever growing amount of readers who visit the site & send their thoughtful messages my way. This is a true labor of love that I am proud to share with each & every […]

LIRR New Year’s Holiday Service Plan

As a reminder, the Long Island Rail Road will be providing extra service for New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day. Here are the full details: MTA Long Island Rail Road will provide 12 additional eastbound trains on the afternoon of Wednesday, December 31 from Penn Station and 20 extra westbound trains to Penn Station […]

MTA Officer Succumbs To Injuries

I never like to share these stories….. but unfortunately I bring the sad news that MTA Bridges & Tunnels Officer Thomas Choi has passed away stemming from the injuries he suffered in an accident while reopening the Brooklyn-bound lower roadway on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. The MTA has more via this press release I received: It […]

Service Diversions 12-27-14

I have just updated the Service Diversions through all of next week. 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 great weekend! xoxo Transit Blogger

MERRY CHRISTMAS

I would like to take this time & wish all of my readers a MERRY CHRISTMAS! xoxo Transit Blogger

NYC Transit Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 service plan for NYC Transit: Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24: The New York City Subway will operate on a regular weekday schedule. New York City buses will operate on weekday schedules with minor timing changes, except for Staten Island, where limited stop routes S81, S84, S86, S90, S91, S92, S94, […]

LIRR Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 holiday service plan for the Long Island Rail Road: MTA Long Island Rail Road is adding 13 trains to its eastbound afternoon schedule from Penn Station on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24, to accommodate the large number of customers leaving work early to begin their Christmas holiday. The additional service […]

Metro North Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 holiday service plan info for the Metro-North Railroad: Whether you’re looking to visit family, sightsee or do some last-minute shopping, MTA Metro-North Railroad wants to help you celebrate the holidays with trains and schedules to suit your needs. Please note that drinking alcohol on Metro-North trains and at our stations […]

S.I. Railway Christmas 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2014 service plan for the Staten Island Railway: Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24: The Staten Island Railway will operate additional express service beginning two hours earlier, from 2:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25: The Staten Island Railway will operate on a Saturday schedule. Friday, December 26: The […]

MTA Seeks Federal Funds For L Line

This past Friday, the MTA announced it is seeking approximately $300M in federal funds for the. The funds would go towards improvements such as adding a couple of trains per hour, installing new entrances at Bedford & 1st Avs respectively & more. Here is more via the official press release: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority […]

MTA Report Exposes F Train Derailment Cause

Back in the beginning of May, the biggest transit story was the Brooklyn-bound train that derailed in Queens. 7 months after the derailment, the MTA issued a report this past Friday exposing the cause of the derailment which turned out to be unrepaired track defaults. Here is the official press release I received which I […]

MTA Honors 30 NYC Transit Workers

It is the holiday season so it is nice to share some good news from the MTA. The latest form of that comes from the agency honoring 30 NYC Transit workers for acts of bravery & excellence. Here is more via the official press release: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today recognized 30 New York […]

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