Tagged With MTA

A bill proposed in New York City would charge residents $3 for all packages ordered online other than food or medicine


New York's transit system is in a financial crisis — but saving it is vital to the US economy, experts say


NY transit workers created an underground 'man cave' in Grand Central to 'get drunk and party,' MTA says



New York announces $50 fine for anyone who rides the subway, bus, or train without a mask


Public transit may not bring a high risk of coronavirus transmission, research suggests — depending on which precautions you take


A Columbia scientist's 'new and powerful weapon' against the coronavirus destroys particles using UV light without harming people



AMERICAN RESILIENCE: How 5 industries bounced back from 9/11, hurricanes, and the Great Recession — and what their success can teach us about hope after the coronavirus


The COVID-19 threat is here for the foreseeable future. As cities reopen, protecting passengers on public transit is a matter of life and death.


Bus drivers and their unions are refusing to transport protesters arrested by police


The prank TikToker who dumped a crate of milk and cereal in the NYC subway apologised, but immediately proceeded to post a racist video


An NYC man tried to forcibly remove Asian-American nurse from the subway, police say


Subway and bus drivers in New York City say the government did too little, too late to protect them from the coronavirus as thousands of their colleagues got sick and 98 died



Cuomo announces New York City will disinfect every subway train every 24 hours in an 'unprecedented step'


New York City will shut down its subways every night to clean and disinfect them


Gov. Cuomo says novel coronavirus can live on bus and subway surfaces for 72 hours, posing an ongoing concern for transit employees and riders


NYC subway ridership cratered 93% as all but essential workers stay home — and the transit system says it needs an additional $3.9 billion bailout to keep running



Did you hear honking at 3 p.m. on Thursday? It was a coordinated way of honouring transit workers.


The MTA now has 20 times the confirmed coronavirus cases it had two weeks ago, with 5,600 employees in self-quarantine and 33 deaths


NYC is bracing for the coronavirus impact by cleaning its subway systems daily. New Yorkers are asking why this isn't done normally.


A man from a NYC suburb was confirmed to have coronavirus. Here's what New York's mass-transit system is doing to slow a potential spread.