Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) employees and New York staff at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will have to get vaccinated against Covid-19 or submit to weekly testing by Labor Day, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo appointed MTA construction chief Janno Lieber to lead the agency as acting board chairperson and chief executive officer as of July 31, the governor announced just one day before the current transit boss Pat Foye leaves the job.
Long Island Rail Road now has real-time seating availability information available on Google Maps, LIRR president Phil Eng announced on Wednesday.
Phillip Eng, president of the LIRR: "Customers can revisit favorite local destinations like Long Beach, Jones Beach, and Fire Island (via Bay Shore and Patchogue), or join us for something new: a day-long guided brewery crawl across the South Shore."
The MTA hooked up free public wifi connectivity at Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn and cell service in part of its underground commuter rail tunnel for Verizon subscribers, Long Island Rail Road chiefs announced Tuesday.
A married couple of Long Island Rail Road conductors cut shifts and covered for each other by punching time cards for their spouse who didn’t show up to work last fall, according to a newly-released report from the Office of the MTA Inspector General Carolyn Pokorny.
Acting New York City Transit President Sarah Feinberg was nominated by Governor Andrew Cuomo to become the new chairperson of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Monday, making her the first woman to lead the massive state agency, according to officials.
From Wednesday, May 12 through Sunday, May 16, commuters, MTA workers, and any New York residents can get the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine at eight different locations across New York’s railroad and subway system.
Those who have been riding know better: no need to sit in traffic, or to worry about parking, leaving the driving to us.
A new vision for the aesthetics of the revitalization of Penn Station is taking shape as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority unveiled new renderings of what the nation’s largest transit hub could look like in the coming years.