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L.A. Metro Board Approves Security Enhancements On Transit System

As part of its strategy on enhancing security and rider experience on the transit system, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors has approved a contract to nearly double the amount of contract

Fitch on MTA Bonds

Fitch Ratings “has assigned an ‘A’ rating to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), New York’s approximately $600 million transportation revenue refunding bonds, series 2016D. The Rating Outlook is Stable....” The post Fitch on MTA Bonds appeared first on Toll Roads News.

L.A. Metro Set to Begin Environmental Clearance Process for West Santa Ana Branch Rail Line

Connecting southeast L.A. County to the regional transit system moved one step closer to reality when the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board approved contracts to proceed with environmental work.

Tillemann and McCormick: Pave the way for self-driving cars

5 days agoNews : NY Daily News

In mid-July, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced that the L train, one of the main...

PA: PennDOT OK with Lawsuit Settling EMTA Dispute

A pending lawsuit could be the mechanism that finally ends the city/county dispute over the Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority's operating charter. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation would be fine with that.

Seventy Percent of Passengers on the L.A. Metro Expo Line are New Riders

A new survey conducted by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) found that 70 percent of those using the Expo Line to Santa Monica are new riders and of those new riders 44 percent used to drive.

New York: Don't use your Galaxy Note 7 on the subway

Samsung just can't catch a break. On top of aviation regulators and safety officials warning against using pre-recall versions of the Galaxy Note 7, New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority now says that Note 7 owners are "urged" against using or charging their phone on buses and trains. Show More Summary

New York City subway issues official Samsung Note 7 warning

Bringing to mind the slow rolling disaster that was the hoverboard recall, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has issued an official warning against using the Samsung Note 7 on the New York subway.  SEE ALSO: Exploding Samsung...Show More Summary

Capital Metro Receives $11.2M FTA Grant

The Federal Transit Agency (FTA) recently announced that the Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority will receive an $11.2 million FTA grant to be used for the purchase of new buses.

Your Art Could Decorate a New York City Subway Station

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority is seeking art proposals for a number of Brooklyn stations.

Judge backs ballot language for Metro's sales tax increase proposal

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority proposal to raise Los Angeles County’s base sales tax rate to fund transit and highway projects does not need to be rewritten before appearing on the November ballot, a judge said Tuesday. Superior Court Judge Mary H. Strobel ruled against a coalition of...

Governor Cuomo Announces Special "Subway Reads" Promotion to Celebrate Wi-Fi in More Than 175 Stations

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has partnered with Transit Wireless and Penguin Random House to launch "Subway Reads," a special eight-week long joint promotion celebrating the installation.

L.A. Metro Names Leading Experts in Infrastructure Finance

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has named Ernst & Young Infrastructure Advisors LLC, a recognized authority in the U.S. public-private partnership (P3) infrastructure market.

Los Angeles Metro Selects Syncromatics to Deploy Real-Time Signage

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) board of directors has awarded a $4 million contract to Syncromatics to design, install, and operate a network of 300 real-time bus information signs at the busiest bus shelters.

LA Metro Transportation Authority Taps CH2M Team for HOV Lanes Project

SCV News reports, “The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority has selected a team led by CH2M to provide the plans, specifications  and estimates for the design of new high occupancy vehicle lanes along Interstate 5...Show More Summary

L.A. Metro to Host Community Meetings for Rail to Rail/River Active Transportation Corridor Project

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will host two community meetings on Wednesday, August 24, as part of the Alternative Analysis for the Rail to Rail/River Active Transportation Corridor Project Segment B.

‘Like a Furnace’: New Yorkers Sweat It Out as Reports of Hot Subway Cars Rise

last monthNews : NYTimes: News

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says it is alerted to 12 to 16 so-called hot cars per day. But not all riders flee to cooler cars.

Mass Transit Weekly Update 8/19/2016

This week's video update includes videos from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), InnoTrans, Common Good and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA).

Getting Italy’s Most Popular Museum Under Control

“Overseeing the Uffizi, with its world-class holdings and public-sector staffing, is a bit like running the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority at the same time. … As [new director Eike Schmidt] fights to manage the crowds, generate more revenue and improve the museum experience – including its chaotic ticketing system and […]

Ridership Growth Celebrated as Revamped Houston Metro Network Turns One

The numbers show The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County's (Metro) Transportation Network is experiencing unprecedented growth. The period from September 2015 to July 2016 marks the largest ridership growth in a decade.

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