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New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority

July 23, 2020, 5am PDT
The new normal might be fleeting on buses in New York City, but it's already different than the normal routine during the early months of the pandemic.
StreetsBlog NYC
July 22, 2020, 5am PDT
The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority has faced budget crunches before, but never one like the budget crisis caused by the pandemic.
The New York Times
July 15, 2020, 6am PDT
Bad news for one of the most innovative transportation planning schemes in the country, with long-term impacts on planning and construction in New York City.
New York Daily News
June 8, 2020, 9am PDT
The last of the ten economic regions in the Empire State opened for Phase One on June 8. Transportation planners fear massive traffic congestion as residents and workers may abandon the subway due to concerns about being infected by the coronavirus.
The New York Times
May 27, 2020, 5am PDT
Sarah Feinberg took over as the interim president of New York City Transit on March 2, 2020. In May 2020, Feinberg rides the subway to a deserted office to begin the work of bringing public transit back from an unprecedented crisis.
Intelligencer - New York Magazine
May 22, 2020, 5am PDT
The NYC Subway Sounds app is a great tool for dealing with nostalgia for the old ways of life.
The Verge
May 21, 2020, 5am PDT
A noticeable increase in subway ridership has been taking place on subway trains in New York City, but not enough to call it a comeback, yet.
StreetsBlog NYC
May 1, 2020, 6am PDT
With ridership down to 10,000 people per night, and numerous homeless people taking up residence on the subway, New York will no longer run overnight subway service for the foreseeable future.
Gothamist
April 30, 2020, 5am PDT
A perhaps surprising measure of success has been achieved by the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Curbed New York
April 20, 2020, 6am PDT
There is little evidence that the New York Subway is spreading the coronavirus, according to analysis by Alon Levy.
Pedestrian Observations
March 19, 2020, 11am PDT
Two of the most transit rich regions in the United States have sounded alarms about the need for federal relief as transit ridership plummets as workers stay home or avoid public transit. The APTA is supporting the cause.
Government Technology
March 4, 2020, 6am PST
The Andy Byford era is over, and an interim president by the name of Sarah Feinberg is running the New York MTA's buses and trains.
Gothamist
January 21, 2020, 8am PST
The growth in transit rips in the United States over the course of the second and third quarters of 2019 can be traced to growth in two key cities.
CityLab
December 22, 2019, 7am PST
The New York MTA currently operates ten all-electric buses, including its first all-electric articulated bus.
Smart Cities Dive
December 4, 2019, 5am PST
An interactive feature reveals the origins and design choices of the New York Subway map.
The New York Times
November 27, 2019, 6am PST
MTA reassured disoriented New Yorkers that it's flooding subway entrances on purpose, to test barriers that it hopes will guard the system against another Sandy.
Quartz
November 8, 2019, 6am PST
Two jokes in one: The Onion reports a totally fake news story about New York builds a super expensive fake subway station just to bust fare evaders.
The Onion
October 23, 2019, 5am PDT
Capital investments are paying off in increased ridership, according to new data from the New York MTA.
Curbed New York
September 26, 2019, 11am PDT
The agency could see an influx of capital funds from congestion pricing, but cuts to bus and rail service to make up for budget shortfalls would result in long-term setbacks to the system.
Crain's New York Business
September 17, 2019, 5am PDT
There are some very large contingencies still left to resolve (like funding from the federal government) but revenues generated from congestion pricing are allowing for new levels of transit infrastructure spending.
Politico