By Emily Webb, liherald.com Negotiations between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Long Island Rail Road unions to avoid a labor strike later this month ended early on Feb. 27 with no resolution, but with new proposals from both sides.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority Monday announced several initiatives aimed at improving customer and employee safety, including the installation of new speed-control technology.
Earlier today, the MTA announced new safety initiatives for passenger & worker safety. Here is more: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced a series of initiatives to improve safety throughout its operationsShow More Summary
Real time bus tracking a.k.a. BusTime will be coming to Brooklyn & Queens as of March 9th. Here is more courtesy of the MTA: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced that its live bus tracking service, MTA Bus Time™, has expanded to cover all Brooklyn and Queens’ bus routes. Customers can get the locations […]
A judge has ruled that the Village of Mineola should not have taxed the Metropolitan Transportation Authority when it owned the former KeySpan building.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA) has received a $670m grant from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to build the two-mile Regional Connector light rail transit line in the city.
With new Metro-North President Joseph Giulietti and Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Thomas Prendergast standing nearby, Blumenthal, D-Conn., said management needs to move more quickly even than it agreed to do in a meeting with Gov...
Transit Wireless has been working in collaboration with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority or MTA in order to bring wireless service to millions of subway riders in New York City. Its embarking on Phase Two of its ambitious project,...Show More Summary
Officials with the L.A. County Metropolitan Transportation Authority say the event will take place between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and that to participate, Metro commuters must register and be 18 or older with a valid ID. They also will be asked to sign a...
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
By Emily Webb, liherald.com In the midst of a deadlock with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority over a contract for its workers, the Long Island Rail Road’s largest union unanimously voted last week to approve going on strike next month.
The Richmond Regional Transportation Authority is out. The Richmond Metropolitan Transportation Authority is in.
Patrick Cashin of New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority snapped this photo east of the Jamaica Station. A track switch is the last place where you'd want to get ice on a railway. To prevent that from happening, the MTA uses gas-powered warmers. Show More Summary
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority staffers wrote in a new report that, based on two days of checks along the transit line, about 25.9% of passengers either did not have a valid fare or had not paid correctly before boarding.
The Long Island Rail Road is once again the busiest commuter railroad in North America, but just barely, according to Metropolitan Transportation Authority figures.
The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has received $886m funding from the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to rebuild and replace transportation equipment and facilities damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Sand...
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Federal Transit Administrator Peter Rogoff on Jan. 24 awarded approximately $886 million to help the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) continue rebuilding and replacing transportation...