All MTA Subways Get Security Cameras – Eyewitness News ABC7NY

All MTA subways to get security camerasEyewitness News ABC7NY MTA adds cameras to all subwaysCBS New York LIRR trains will have special police patrols, says MTAnews day NYC Transit: MTA will install cameras in every subway car to curb crime, increase securityWABC TV See full coverage on Google News

NYC subway, commuter rail set COVID-19-era passenger traffic records

More people rode public transit in the New York City area on Wednesday than on any other day since the COVID-19 pandemic began, transit officials said Thursday. Subways, buses, Metro-North and the Long Island Rail Road have all set pandemic records in one day, MTA CEO Janno Lieber said during an afternoon announcement at Grand … Read more

MTA Now Provides Buses to Transport Arriving NYC Migrants to Shelters

MTA buses now circle new migrants — most from Texas — to various shelters and hotels across the five boroughs, The Post has learned. Several groups of border migrants were first dropped off by private buses at the Port Authority in Manhattan on Sunday before boarding city buses and heading to their new accommodations. A … Read more

COVID MTA mask mandate ends in NY, says Governor Kathy Hochul – NBC New York

The New York governor announced on Wednesday that a longstanding COVID-19 rule that people had largely disobeyed months ago, and which officials had stopped enforcing, is coming to an end. The MTA mask mandate implemented at the start of the pandemic is over, Governor Kathy Hochul said. The rule also ends in rental vehicles, airports, … Read more

NYC has the nation’s most stressful commute: report

article People run to a PATH train at the World Trade Center station on August 26, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Gary Hershorn/Getty Images) NEW YORK – Commuting to and from New York City has had a pretty miserable reputation for decades, but according to a new study, it’s not only bad, but … Read more

Third Public Hearing on MTA’s Congestion Tariff Plan on Sunday

NEW YORK — Round three of the MTA’s public hearings on congestion pricing is scheduled for Sunday. It follows another day of controversial hearings on Saturday. The hearings are designed to give everyone an opportunity to think about the proposal to charge drivers between $9 and $23 to enter Manhattan south of 60th Street. Nearly … Read more

NYC Yellow Cab Drivers See Red Over MTA’s Proposed Congestion Pricing Plan – NBC New York

The Metropolitan Transit Authority’s proposed and controversial plan for congestion charges in much of Manhattan continues to make progress, even as a group very familiar with the streets of New York City opposed it outside the governor’s office. Dozens of drivers gathered in front of Governor Kathy Hochul’s office on Wednesday, a meeting held on … Read more