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LIRR Thanksgiving 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Thanksgiving 2014 service plan for the Long Island Rail Road: For extended Thanksgiving holiday weekend, MTA Long Island Rail Road is ready with additional train service to get travelers where they want to go and off-peak ticket pricing they will find very attractive. Extra Trains for the Extended Four Day Weekend The […]

Legal Counsel - Employee and Labor Relations

San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) is now actively recruiting a Legal Counsel - Employee and Labor Relations. This position performs highly responsible professional and legal work as the legal advisor to RTD; organizes, coordinates,...Show More Summary

Metro-North Thanksgiving 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Thanksgiving 2014 service plan for the Metro-North: Metro-North Railroad is providing special service and extra trains throughout the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Give thanks that you can take the train and avoid traffic, tolls, and all the other headaches that come with driving on one of the busiest travel holidays of the year. […]

SI Railway Thanksgiving 2014 Service Plan

Here is the Thanksgiving 2014 service plan for the Staten Island Railway: Staten Island Railway customers looking to get a head start on the Thanksgiving Day holiday will be able to catch earlier afternoon express train service on Wednesday, November 26 with MTA Staten Island Railway’s Early Departure Getaway schedule. Extra SIR trains will be […]

Critical Switch Work Suspends Service

Riders of the, & make note that service will be suspended for two weeks in Southern Brooklyn due to critical switch work. Here are the full details: MTA NYC Transit will be performing a major switch renewal and maintenance related work on the BQF lines in Brooklyn. For two consecutive weeks beginning 11:00 p.m. […]

MTA Announces Limited Fare/Toll Proposals

Just a short time ago, the MTA announced limited fare & toll proposals. Here are the details: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today unveiled proposals to increase fares and tolls by 4% over the next two years. Despite rising operational costs, the MTA’s continued budget discipline and increased ridership allow the MTA to limit fare […]

Cops Seek Subway Pusher

The biggest fear (if not, it should be!) of any NYC Subway rider is to get pushed onto the tracks in the path of an oncoming train. Many times the outcome is predictably fatal. Unfortunately this was the case yesterday morning when an unidentified black male pushed 61 year old Wai Kuen Kwok onto the […]

MN: $10M Fix to Red Line Will Save Time and Money

A detour that has annoyed passengers and been a major stumbling block in the operations of Minnesota's first bus rapid transit route -- making it less than rapid -- received $9.7 million for a fix Wednesday.

2014 Customer Satisfaction Survey Results

This past Friday, the MTA released the results of its 2014 Customer Satisfaction Survey. Here are the details: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today released results of its annual customer satisfaction surveys showing a continuation of a gradual increase in satisfaction with the New York City Subway that has been underway since 2010, when the […]

MN: Longtime Edina Residents 'Up in Arms' Over Plan to Build More Sidewalks

A plan to build sidewalks in neighborhoods throughout Edina is erupting into a high-stakes fight about the city's future -- and what kind of identity a suburb should have in the 21st century if it wants to thrive.

FASTRACK Returns To Broadway Lines

FASTRACK will once again be returning to the & in Manhattan. Here are the details: On Monday, November 17, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to Manhattan stations along the NQR lines. For four consecutive weeknights from Monday, November 17, to early Friday morning, November 21, NQR trains will not stop at stations […]

MN: Met Council Chairwoman Quits, Wants 'Just to Have One Job'

Metropolitan Council Chairwoman Susan Haigh announced her resignation Wednesday, saying it has proved too time-consuming to juggle the demands of her work for the regional planning agency with her day job running Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity.

Service Diversions 11/14/14

I am in a rush at the moment so I can’t do a week long update on the service diversions page. So instead, I will just post this entry with all the planned work for this weekend. Over the weekend, I will update the regular page with work for next week. : From 11:30 p.m. […]

ME: Auburn Bus Station Plan to be Reviewed Thursday

The city and the Lewiston-Auburn Transportation Committee will host a public meeting in Auburn Hall to discuss building the downtown bus hub and transportation center in Great Falls Plaza.

VA: Virginia Beach Police Investigating Three-Vehicle Accident That Injured 12

Virginia Beach Police are at the scene of an accident involving a Hampton Roads Transit bus and two other vehicles that injured 12 people, a spokesman said.

Delta could be set to fly new Airbuses to Australia

For an airline which drives hard bargains for ‘run out’ model jets, Delta has broken its recent form by ordering 50 new, indeed, as yet not in service wide-body Airbus models. It is, according to widely reported leaks, buying 25 A330 NEOs, the -900 or larger version of the re-engineed Airbus that corresponds with today’s [...]

SFMTA Launches Online Protest Platform

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) recently launched a new portal that allows customers to protest parking and transit violations online.

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