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Service Diversions 02-20-14

Get a head start on your weekend 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 & […]

Metro North To Add Extra Trains Tonight

Although the Metro-North is still running on a Saturday schedule due to the storm, the agency has announced it is preparing to add extra trains tonight. Here are the details: MTA Metro-North Railroad will provide additional trains Friday afternoon to accommodate customers and alleviate the crowding conditions on some Friday morning trains. MTA Long Island […]

Service Diversions 02-14-14

Get a head start on your holiday weekend plans 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 safe […]

MTA Friday Service Plan

The 12th storm of the season is ready for the second round of damage during the overnight hours. The MTA has wasted no time in announcing their service plans for tomorrow: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is preparing for a challenging Friday morning commute as another wave of storms dumps more wet snow on the […]

LIRR Operating Diesel Fleet On Huntington Line

The LIRR has announced that they will operate only diesel service on the Huntington / Port Jefferson line for this evening’s rush hour. Here is more: MTA Long Island Rail Road will operate diesel service only on the Huntington / Port Jefferson Branch for this evening’s rush hour service. All electric train service on the […]

MTA Storm Related Service Changes

Here is the latest storm related service changes courtesy of the MTA: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is announcing service changes related to the winter storm that is causing snow accumulations and high winds throughout the region. Details of each change are listed below. Schedule details will be posted on the mta.info website later this […]

Metro North To Run Reduced Schedule Tomorrow

Due to the upcoming storm that is expected to dump 10-14 inches in the northern suburbs, the MTA Metro-North Railroad has decided to run a reduced schedule for tomorrow. Here are the details: MTA Metro-North Railroad will operate a reduced schedule on Thursday on all three lines, Hudson, Harlem and New Haven, as the latest […]

MTA Identifies Bus Driver Killed Today

Unfortunately tragedy struck the ranks of the MTA today as a NYC Transit bus driver was killed when his bus was struck by a stolen truck. Here is more: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has identified the bus operator killed this morning when his bus was struck by a stolen truck at the corner of […]

MTA Presidents’ Day 2014 Service Plan

With Presidents’ Day 2014 a few short days away, the MTA has released their service plan info. Here is the scoop: Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) trains and buses will operate on special schedules in observance of Presidents’ Day on Monday. New York City Subways and Buses: On Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 17, New York City […]

Service Diversions 02-07-14

Get a head start on your weekend plans 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 safe & […]

Service Diversions 01-30-14

Get a head start on your weekend plans 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 safe & […]

LIRR Ridership Rises 2% In 2013

In more railroad ridership news, the Long Island Rail Road saw a 2% increase in ridership in 2013. Here is more: A surge in train travel over the last three months of 2013 helped boost MTA Long Island Rail Road’s ridership for the second year in a row with the LIRR recording a 2% jump […]

Metro-North Reaches Ridership Record

East of Hudson service on the Metro-North set a new ridership record in 2013. Here is more: Metro-North’s annual east of Hudson ridership last year was the highest in the railroad’s history, at 81.8 million, surpassing the previous east of Hudson record of 81.5 million rides that was set in 2008. This is an increase […]

Cause Of Disruption Identified

Metro-North has been on a roll lately & not of the good kind. Yesterday was more of the same for the much maligned agency as riders had to endure a 2 hour service disruption. Just a short time ago, the agency announced what caused that disruption. Here are the details: Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chairman […]

LIRR To Add 8 Trains To Schedule Tonight

Although the LIRR will continue to run a weekend schedule for the rest of today, the agency has announced they will add 8 trains to the schedule tonight. Here are the complete details: The Long Island Rail Road will continue to operate on a weekend schedule for the rest of the day today (with the […]

MTA To Run Modified Schedule Tomorrow

The MTA has just announced that they will be running a modified schedule system wide. Here are the complete details: The Manhattan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced tonight that it expects to run modified service Wednesday, January 22, as the region digs out from today’s heavy snowfall amid sub-freezing temperatures and strong winds. Service patterns will […]

MTA Railroad Service Plan Info 01/21

With the snow storm upping its intensity after an early arrival, the MTA has decided to change its service plans for the Long Island Rail Road & Metro-North. Here are the details as of now: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced today that its railroads – Metro-North Railroad and the Long Island Rail Road – […]

FASTRACK On Queens Blvd Canceled

Due to the winter storm & freezing conditions that will take over the region for the next few days, MTA NYC Transit has decided to cancel the rest of FASTRACK that was scheduled to occur this week along Queens Blvd. Here is more: The New York City Metropolitan area is seeing snow accumulations and freezing […]

FASTRACK Returns To Queens Blvd

Once again MTA NYC Transit’s FASTRACK program will be returning to the Queens Blvd corridor. Here is more on the service changes for the,, & : On Monday, January 20, MTA New York City Transit brings FASTRACK to the E F M R lines in Manhattan and Queens. From 10 p.m. to 5 […]

Service Diversions 01-16-14

Get a head start on your weekend plans 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 safe & […]

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