Report: L-Train shutdown plan isn't enough

A Bus Rapid Transit Planning International report, commissioned by Transportation Alternatives, concluded that the MTA and City Hall’s contingency plan for the L-train shutdown...

Under Construction: Inside NYU's Transformation of the MTA's Former HQ

Once upon a time the Metropolitan Transit Authority’s headquarters in Downtown Brooklyn at 370 Jay Street had offices and a money counting floor (the...

MTA Funding Fight May Dominate This Year’s City-State Budget Struggle

Gov. Cuomo in the subway (photo: The Governor's Office) Three key points of contention between the city and the state have emerged over transit funding,...

Manhattan could become first US city to levy a congestion charge

Some numbers for context: New York City contains 8.5 million residents, the metropolitan area counts 23.7 million, and 60 million tourists visited NYC last...

De Blasio’s Morning Joe Howler: We’ll Restore Decrepit Subways by Taxing the Rich

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio played make-believe during his Wednesday Morning Joe appearance, and everyone else present let him do so without...
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Metro has again fallen short of its goal for hiring diverse contractors

Metro has fallen short of its goal for contracting with businesses owned by minorities and women for the third straight year, according to preliminary...

Some drivers may be forced to pay up to $25.34 to drive in NYC’s...

The fee could go into effect in 2020. Robert Johnson/Business Insider A panel created by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed charging a fee...

New York MTA to test all-electric bus route

Dive Brief: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced this week that Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) will operate an all electric bus route between Brooklyn and Long Island...

Why Cuomo’s Plan for Red Hook Faces a Force of Nature

NEWS ANALYSIS The governor proposes vast new housing and a subway extension, but the Brooklyn neighborhood is one of the most vulnerable to rising sea...

Shakespeare & Company announces new board members

LENOX, Mass. — Shakespeare & Company announced the addition of six new Board members to the Company’s Board of Trustees. The new members joining...